Mixed signals from Trump White House on health care strategy
July 23, 2017
WASHINGTON (AP) — Repeal and replace "Obamacare." Just repeal. Or let it fail — maybe with a little nudge. President Donald Trump has sent a flurry of mixed messages, raising questions about the White House strategy on health care.
Democrats say Trump's confusing signals are part of a strategy to destabilize the Affordable Care Act, as a way to force recalcitrant Republicans in Congress to repeal former President Barack Obama's signature law.
White House officials say they remain focused on trying to get a bill passed and have declined to delve deeply into their health care options if l...