The Number Of Uninsured Americans Rose By Over 3 Million During Trump’s First Year As President

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Throughout a year of Republican attacks on American health care, with more expected in 2018, it comes as no surprise that during Trump’s first year in office, the number of uninsured Americans increased for the first time since the Affordable Care Act was enacted.

After the Obamacare exchanges opened and Medicaid expansion began in 2014, during a period of time featuring soaring uninsured numbers, the number of uninsured Americans fell below 11%. However, in Trump’s first...

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