“Deprive 24 million people of health insurance. Or don’t.
If you’re President Donald Trump, it would seem, either outcome is just fine.
During an interview with Financial Times that appeared over the weekend, Trump said he hadn’t given up on repealing the Affordable Care Act, even though House health care legislation fell apart last month when it didn’t have the votes to pass.
“The rural voters who turned out in droves to elect President Donald Trump would be some of the biggest losers under the new White House budget.
The spending blueprint calls for a deeper cut to the Agriculture Department — 21 percent — than to just about any other agency. Trump would slash programs that invest in rural infrastructure, target rural public radio and demolish food-aid programs that farmers rely on to buy their products.” MORE