The Congressional Budget Office finally released the non-partisan scoring of the newest TrumpCare plan. Not only will this bill rip away health care coverage from 22 million Americans, it will also cause insurance premiums for those with chronic conditions to skyrocket and slash funding for Medicaid.
Gov. Hogan has offered no ideas to fight this disastrous bill that would leave Marylanders paying more for less coverage and roll back efforts to fight the opioid epidemic… all for a few tax breaks for the wealthiest few.
State Waivers For Cutting Benefits: The new TrumpCare bill allows states to obtain a waiver to drop protections of essential health benefits like maternity care and prescription drugs, potentially leading to women paying thousands more for maternity care and seniors choosing between their regular prescriptions and groceries.
State waivers could lead to fewer providers accepting Medicaid patients, patients forgoing care that is not covered, […]Read more after the jump.