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Key questions and answers about Trump's health care move

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WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump's move to stop paying a major "Obamacare" subsidy will raise costs for many consumers who buy their own health insurance, and make an already complicated system more challenging for just about everybody.
Experts say the consequences will vary depending on how much money you earn, the state you live in, and other factors.
Overall, Trump's decision will make coverage under the Affordable Care Act less secure, because more insurers may head for the exits as their financial losses mount.
All of this is happening with the Nov. 1 start of sign-up season a...
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Trump scraps key Obamacare subsidies, urges Democrats to fix 'broken mess'

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President Donald Trump urged Democrats to make a deal with him on healthcare after he scrapped billions of dollars in Obamacare subsidies to private health insurers for low-income Americans. Fred Katayama reports.
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"To Hell With Political Parties and Legacies": Trump's Move to Scrap Subsidies Affects Real People

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President Donald Trump's decision to eliminate Obamacare's subsidies will make affordable health care out of the question for 26-year-old Derek Sire.
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