Medicare-X: quality health care by 2024

The Trump Administration recently endorsed eliminating the Affordable Care Act entirely, threatening to take health care away from millions of people.

In Virginia alone, 328,020 people are enrolled in an ACA marketplace plan, and thousands of Virginians younger than 26 rely on the ACA to stay on their family’s plan. Eliminating the ACA would endanger their coverage and eliminate protections for people with pre-existing conditions. Virginians who’ve had cancer, diabetes, heart disease, asthma or a whole host of other medical conditions would be forced back to the days of being charged more or denied coverage altogether because of their medical history.

While President Trump has...