Trump Administration Should Win Appeal On Association Health Plans — Here’s Four Reasons Why

In a month, appeal arguments will be heard for the U.S. District Court’s ruling on the new association health plan (AHP) rules, and given that the original decision was full of logical holes, the Trump administration should be on solid ground to expand access to affordable health coverage to millions through AHPs.

Provided that the new AHP rules could allow up to four million Americans to see lower premiums, the court decision was disappointing. Even worse was that the judge’s ruling showed his understanding of insurance was limited and caused him to miss the mark.