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MD Democrats Warn That Residents Could See Higher Health Care Premiums Or Lose Coverage

October 8th, 2018 by WCBC Radio

State Democrats warned last week that as  many as 260,000 Maryland residents could see higher premiums or lose their health care coverage altogether because of pre-existing medical conditions, age or gender under a new Trump administration legal strategy.  Senator Chris Van Hollen along with other Democratic members of the Maryland congressional delegation and state Attorney General Brian Frosh attacked the Trump administration for refusing to protect Americans guaranteed the right to health insurance under the Affordable Care Act.  Under the new Trump policy, 167,000 Marylanders with pre-existing conditions could lose coverage or face hikes in premiums, the Democrats’ study estimated. Up to 160,000 Maryland women could be charged more than men for the same health care coverage, the report said. Such discrimination was barred by the health care law.  Van Hollen said that the health care plans coming from the Trump administration are going in the wrong direction…

 

One Response to “MD Democrats Warn That Residents Could See Higher Health Care Premiums Or Lose Coverage”

  1. October 08, 2018 at 9:13 pm, jackblack said:

    ALERT: FEAR MONGERING SPECIALIST—-ON THE LOOSE WANDERING AROUND SOMEWHERE IN MARYLAND!!

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