Dan Mangan is a reporter covering health care and other issues for CNBC.com.
Mangan has been a journalist for more than 20 years, most recently as a general assignment/rewrite reporter at the New York Post. In his more than dozen years at The Post, Mangan routinely covered major stories, including the 9/11 terror attacks, the Bernard Madoff Ponzi scheme, the 2008 financial meltdown and a slew of juicy Gotham scandals du jour, among them the personal tribulations of Yankee slugger Alex Rodriguez.
Prior to that, Mangan began his career in his native Connecticut, writing obituaries for The Hour of Norwalk, before moving on to cover business, government and the court systems at The Hour, the Fairfield County Business Journal and The Advocate of Stamford.
President Donald Trump last week cut off cost-sharing reduction reimbursements worth billions of dollars to Obamacare insurers.
The Trump administration last week stopped paying insurers cost-sharing reduction reimbursements.
The proposal would fund billions of dollars worth of Obamacare reimbursements to insurers, which Trump cut off last week.
President Trump last week killed bllions of dollars of payments to insurers.
Insurers in Florida alone will lose about $200 million, and California insurers will lose about $107 million because of Trump's decision.
Trump says he will "look into" a report about Rep. Tom Marino pushing a bill that was opposed by the DEA.
Trump made a series of questionable statements about health care days after taking steps that are expected to damage Obamacare markets.
Insurers have relied on billions of dollars in subsidies to offset discounts they give low-income customers.
The poll comes on the heels of the Trump administration decision to stop paying insurers billions of dollars in Obamacare reimbursements.
Insurers are expected to raise premiums sharply because of the loss of billions of dollars in reimbursements.