Healthcare.gov sign-ups have declined under Trump
Approximately 9.2 million people signed up for 2017 coverage through Healthcare.gov, a decrease from 9.6 million enrollments in 2016, the Trump administration announced Friday afternoon. The health care marketplace had especially lackluster performance in its last two weeks, from January 15 to 31, when about 376,620 people enrolled in coverage. Obamacare supporters will likely argue that the White House’s decision to pull back on promoting enrollment is responsible for the declined sign-ups. Read more