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The Future of the Affordable Care Act Under a Trump Administration

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A person walks into the UniVista Insurance company office where people are signing up for health care plans under the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, on December 15, 2015. (Photo: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Throughout the 2016 presidential campaign, Donald Trump vowed to eliminate Obamacare. But on Friday the President-elect indicated that he may like to keep the most popular elements of the Affordable Care Act intact. In this hour of Forum, we discuss the future of health care law under a Trump administration and take a look at how Covered California and Medi-Cal might be affected.

Guests:

Mary Agnes Carey, senior correspondent, Kaiser Health News

Susan Davis, congressional reporter, NPR

Peter Lee, executive director, Covered California

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