Arrow-right Camera
Go to e-Edition Sign up for newsletters Customer service
Subscribe now
Opinion >  Letters

Bait and switch

Trump, while campaigning, said he was going to replace Obamacare with a health insurance plan for all. Now, before he is even president, the replacement is apparently going to be an “opportunity for access to health care.”

This is a monumental bait-and-switch that any huckster would envy. Rational persons will anticipate that the opportunity will leave millions without health care plans. Many others will end up with plans that leave them with huge co-pays or no insurance for many health problems.

Philip Waring

Coeur d’Alene

Letters policy

The Spokesman-Review invites original letters on topics of public interest. Your letter must adhere to the following rules:

  • No more than 250 words
  • We reserve the right to reject letters that are not factually correct, racist or are written with malice.
  • We cannot accept more than one letter a month from the same writer.
  • With each letter, include your daytime phone number and street address.
  • The Spokesman-Review retains the nonexclusive right to archive and re-publish any material submitted for publication.
Unfortunately, we don’t have space to publish all letters received, nor are we able to acknowledge their receipt.
Click here to learn more.

Submit letters using any of the following:

Our online form

Mail: Letters to the Editor
The Spokesman-Review
999 W. Riverside Ave.
Spokane, WA 99201

Fax: (509) 459-3815
Questions?: (509) 459-5430