Media's shrill coverage conceals some first-rate moves by Trump on Obamacare

To hear the press tell it, President Trump's executive order dismantling unbudgeted Obamacare subsidies for insurance companies is little more than the act of heartless, evil right-wingers pushing Grandma in her wheelchair straight off the cliff.  The coverage is absolutely shrill: Trump Administration To End Obamacare Subsidies For The Poor –NPR Trump to Scrap Critical Health Care Subsidies, Hitting Obamacare Again –New York Times Trump Will Reportedly Cut Vital Obamacare Subsidy, Potentially Throwing Marketplaces into Upheaval –Slate Trump attacks Obamacare with executive order –NBC News/euronews Opinion pages (one-sided, of course) and so-called analyses are even worse: Throwing a bomb into the insurance markets, Trump now owns the broken health–care system –Washington Post Trump's Obamacare Order Will Deepen Health Inequality –New York Times Trump goes to war against his...(Read Full Post)