“The president is rushing to make some kind of a decision because … Nov. 10 is when the arguments begin on the Affordable Care Act,” she said. He wants to crush the Affordable Care Act.”Ginsburg’s death throws an already chaotic general election campaign during a pandemic into more turmoil. But a sudden elimination would affect more than just health care consumers. However, as far as the health law goes, for now, nothing is a sure thing. '”HealthBent, a regular feature of Kaiser Health News, offers insight and analysis of policies and politics from KHN’s chief Washington correspondent, Julie Rovner, who has covered health care for more than 30 years.