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Federal judge signals reluctance to block short-term plans
Modern Healthcare

A federal judge on Tuesday indicated he wasn’t willing to block the Trump administration’s rule expanding access to short-term, limited-duration health plans since Congress didn’t limit them in the Affordable Care Act or in the six years after its passage.

U.S. District Judge Richard Leon heard a second round of arguments in the lawsuit over the Trump administration’s reversal of the Obama administration’s cap on short-term plans.

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