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What Do Federal Changes To Contraceptive Coverage Mean For Vermont?

"Vermont Edition" looks at how new carve-outs to contraceptive coverage could affect Vermonters.
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"Vermont Edition" looks at how new carve-outs to contraceptive coverage could affect Vermonters.

President Donald Trump has announced a plan for new carve-outs to contraceptive coverage that were previously mandated by the Affordable Care Act. We look at how this change could affect Vermont, including the state law that includes coverage for vasectomies.

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Robin Lunge, a board member of the Green Mountain Care Board, joins us to explain the possible effects of this move by the president on Vermonters.

Broadcast live on Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017 at noon; rebroadcast at 7 p.m.

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