Late Thursday night President Trump announced he intends on stopping the Obama aid payments to insurer. The reason for the interruption was a May 2016 federal court judgment that the payments were unconstitutional. In her judgment, U.S. District Court Judge Rosemary Collyer composed that then-President Obama and his administration ignored constitutional limits on executive authority and congressional < a href
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“It is a spiteful act of huge, pointless sabotage fixed working households and the middle class in every corner of America. Make no mistake about it, Trump will try to blame the Affordable Care Act, but this will fall on his back and he will pay the cost for it,” they continued.