A new escape hatch from Obamacare
February 28, 2018
Obamacare promised Americans affordable health insurance. The reality fell far short.
Now we have a way to let people save money on coverage and get back some of the freedom they lost. We can create an escape hatch for people to get out of Obamacare.
Last week, the Trump administration took steps to expand “short-term limited-duration” health plans. We should go even further.
These plans existed for people who experienced a break in coverage; they could have the plan for up to 364 days. The plans weren’t bound by all of the burdensome requirements of Obamacare, so they were less expen...