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Trump attorney general on ACA lawsuit: ‘Let the courts do their job’

Attorney General William Barr on Tuesday doubled down on the Trump administration’s decision not to defend the Affordable Care Act, telling House lawmakers “let the courts do their job.”

Barr was grilled about using the Justice Department’s resources to take a stance that, if successful, would leave uninsured tens of millions of Americans who depend on the Obamacare exchanges and Medicaid expansion for their coverage. “If you think it’s such an outrageous position, you have nothing to worry about.