Trump administration ends Navigator funding for September. Layoffs happen across the country

The continued attack on our healthcare system.

The Trump administration has let funding for Obamacare’s $63 million in-person outreach program lapse, leading to layoffs and confusion among nonprofits that enroll vulnerable populations in coverage.

“I have delivered 10 layoff notices to staff members,” says Donna Friedsam, director of Covering Wisconsin. “We don’t have a funding flow anymore.”

https://www.vox.com/policy-and-politics/2017/9/8/16268572/trump-obamacare-navigators

 

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