Ryan backs Trump’s ACA subsidy cuts, calls for ‘comprehensive’ solution

Paul Ryan WMC

House Speaker Paul Ryan backed President Trump's cutting of the Affordable Care Act subsidies and called for a "comprehensive" health care solution.
Trump last week announced he's nixing the subsidies the feds pay to insurance companies to bring down out-of-pocket costs for low-income consumers, a move that Dems have decried as "sabotaging" Obamacare.
But Ryan on Monday embraced passing repeal-and-replace legislation rather than congressional action to restore those payments.
"I think there's a policy answer to be had here, but propping up Obamacare and just giving insurance subsidies to insur...

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