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Republicans' fingerprints are all over Obamacare premium increases

Republicans' fingerprints are all over Obamacare premium increases

Before the House of Representatives' health care vote on Thursday, President Donald Trump took to Twitter to press his case to repeal the Affordable Care Act. That morning, he tweeted "Death spiral!" over a link to news that Aetna would pull out of the Virginia insurance exchange out of fear of potential losses. A few hours later, he proclaimed, "Insurance companies are fleeing ObamaCare — it is dead."

Readers who picked up The Sun the next morning to read about the narrow victory of the president's health care...

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