News Brief: Trump Ends Health Care Subsidies, Iran Deal, California Fires
Friday, 13 October 2017 The Trump administration says it will end cost-sharing payments designed to help low-income Americans get health care. Trump is also expected to make an announcement on the future of the Iran deal.
Oct.13 -- California Attorney General Xavier Becerra discusses why he's challenging President Donald Trump's decision to end health-insurance subsidies under Obamacare. He speaks with Bloomberg's Scarlet Fu and Julia Chatterley on "Bloomberg Markets."
WASHINGTON (AP) — It started as a bipartisan attempt to curb soaring health care premiums. But Congress’ effort to stabilize the nation’s insurance markets... Seattle Times - Front PageAlso reported by •SeattlePI.com
Health insurance giant Cigna said Thursday that it has agreed to buy Express Scripts, the largest pharmacy benefit manager in the United States, in a $52 billion... SFGate - BusinessAlso reported by •Seattle Times •Proactive Investors
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are moving higher Tuesday morning after the Labor Department said inflation remained in check last month. Technology and health... Seattle Times - Front PageAlso reported by •SeattlePI.com
Obamacare is no longer busting the bank for insurers. After three years of financial bloodletting under the law, many of the remaining insurers made money on individual health plans for the first time.. Source: Wochit Business -
Britain, France and Germany have proposed fresh EU sanctions on Iran over its ballistic missiles and its role in Syria’s war in a bid to persuade Washington to preserve the 2015 nuclear deal with.. Source: Wochit News -
Demi Lovato is celebrating 6 years sober. The pop star stated on Twitter, ‘Just officially turned 6 years sober. So grateful for another year of joy, health and happiness. It IS possible.” Demi.. Source: NowThis News -
Richard Painter was the former chief ethics lawyer in the George W. Bush administration. He blasted the prospect of John Bolton becoming Trump's National Security Advisor. Bolton was the former US.. Source: Wochit News -
Britain, France and Germany have proposed EU sanctions on Iran, according to a confidential document, in a bid to persuade Washington to preserve the 2015 nuclear deal with Tehran. Yahaira Jacquez.. Source: Reuters Studio -