Tom Price Questions Whether HHS Will Continue Paying Obamacare Subsidies

Apr 12, 2017

The New York Times reported that the Trump administration will keep paying for Obamacare cost-sharing subsidies for low-income people. However, Tom Price, the head of HHS, concerned about more backlash from fiscal conservatives says that decision has not yet been made. "The administration is currently deciding its position on this matter.

Congress took the Obama administration to court claiming that Congress had not authorized those subsidies, and that case is still pending.