Trump threats on Obamacare funds may push out poor, insurers

DONALD TRUMP and his administration have said they may stop paying subsidies worth about $7 billion a year that are used to help low-income people in Obamacare with co-pays and other out-of-pocket costs. /BLOOMBERG
DONALD TRUMP and his administration have said they may stop paying subsidies worth about $7 billion a year that are used to help low-income people in Obamacare with co-pays and other out-of-pocket costs. /BLOOMBERG
NEW YORK - As Congress wrangles over how to gut Obamacare in the coming years, a move threatened by the Trump administration could weaken the program in just weeks - by cutting health-care subsidies for the poor, which could cause thousands to lose coverage. President Donald Trump and his administration have said they may stop…

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