Trump’s decision to shut down ads for ACA during enrollment viewed as sabotage, Inspector General to investigate.
The Department of Health and Human Services inspector general has launched an investigation into the Trump administration’s decision to pull ads encouraging people to sign up for the Affordable Care Act during the enrollment period. By shutting down such outreach, the action could be seen as a stealth way to starve the health plan without legislative authority, critics say.
President Donald Trump’s administration said the ads were a waste of money, but Democrats have characterized the action as sabotage. More from the Huffington Post here.