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Trump sabotage could cost country billions, says CBO, but not destroy Obamacare

The Congressional Budget Office's review of potential Trump sabotage presented less dire news than Trump has been counting on should he decide to halt cost-sharing reduction payments to insurance companies on the Affordable Care Act exchanges. These CSR payments are reimbursements to insurance companies who subsidize the deductibles, co-pays, and other out-of-pocket costs for lower-income people purchasing the "silver" plans, the standard the law sets as a benchmark in each market for determining subsidy levels for those who qualify for them.
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