Issue Brief: The Impact of EO 13765 on the ACA

Executive Summary

What does President Trump’s recent Executive Order on the Affordable Care Act mean and what’s it’s impact? In a new Issue Brief, Managing Attorney of the D.C. Office Mara Youdelman provides the answers. “The EO includes no specifics about which aspects of the law it was targeting. Thus the EO is more about messaging than action since the administration is still bound by the requirements of the ACA itself,” Youdelman writes. Youdelman provides answers to 10 questions and answers relating to the EO and how the ACA is or is not impacted.

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