Magazine Article | September 22, 2017

What Does The Trump Pivot Mean For Healthcare?

Source: Life Science Leader

By John McManus, president and founder, The McManus Group

Frustrated with congressional Republican inaction on major pieces of his agenda, President Trump cut deals with Democrats on a short-term increase in the debt ceiling and funding the government. Then to the surprise and consternation of his base, Trump agreed to work on a deal to extend DACA, a Democratic priority. But what does Trump’s new interest in working with Democrats mean for healthcare policy-making? That is not yet clear.