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This week, Donald Trump's administration continued to try and undermine the Affordable Care Act by terminating cost-sharing payments to insurers. Ironically, in the long run, this will increase premiums, which will mean the federal government is on the hook to pay subsidies for Obamacare marketplace enrollees with lower incomes.

This video is adapted from a column by Nick Bagley at the Incidental Economist:

Nick Bagley and Craig Garthwaite's NY Times Op-ed:

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