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Republicans are confident that voters will welcome shaking up the system in an effort to find better solutions. (Image: Shutterstock)

Reactions are mixed about the implications – and any possible political fallout – of President Trump’s announcement last week that the administration would end the Affordable Care Act’s cost-sharing reduction payments to insurers, as well as his executive order to ease restrictions on what types of health plans insurers can offer on the exchanges.

Katie Kuehner-Hebert

Katie Kuehner-Hebert is a freelance writer based in Running Springs, Calif. She has more than three decades of journalism experience, with particular expertise in employee benefits and other human resource topics.

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