Obamacare: Outreach Groups Nervous as Trump Remains Silent on Funding

A year after steep cuts to a key Affordable Care Act outreach program, the Trump administration has remained quiet on how much it will fund nonprofit and grassroots groups that help people sign up for health insurance.

The federal navigator program funds groups that help people sign up for health insurance on the Obamacare federal and state insurance exchanges or assist low-income adult and children sign up for Medicaid coverage.

Navigator groups located in federal exchange states are funded through September but have no idea how much money will be available beyond then. The six-week open enrollment period that allow consumers to choose a plan for the upcoming year begins Nov. 1. Read More at USA Today