The Congressional Budget Office may become the skunk at the GOP’s garden party. Fresh from its damning score of the Republicans health-care plan, the CBO on Thursday released its annual report. While Republicans refuse to address the driver of the debt or to forgo revenue-losing tax reform, the CBO reminds us: At 77 percent of […]
White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus asserted on Sunday that President Barack Obama’s health care reform law is “imploding and exploding” — even though the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) has said otherwise. Fox News host Chris Wallace noted in an interview with...
HRC released the following statement after Speaker of the House Paul Ryan pulled the American Health Care Act (AHCA) from consideration by the House of Representatives. The Congressional Budget Office projected that the provisions of...Show More Summary
At this point, much has been made of the health care bill the Republican administration has put forth to replace the ACA. We’ve heard the details of the bill, we’ve seen the numbers. We know that the U.S. Congressional Budget Office has forecast that 24 million more people will be uninsured by 2026 if House […]
WASHINGTON — In the second round of bad news for the revised GOP health care bill, the Congressional Budget Office reported Thursday that the faltering legislation would still leave 14 million people without health insurance next year and 24 million without coverage in 2026 — the same as the original bill. While the legislation wouldn’t [...]Show More Summary
Is there anything in President Trump’s insurance plan that covers congenital lying by federal employees? The Congressional Budget Office ought to look into that, because if the coverage exists, the White House alone is going to sink the program deep into the red. Premiums will shoot sky-high, and ordinary liars, Hollywood producers, nutritionists, everyone at […]
The current version of Trumpcare—the one negotiated last week by popular vote loser Donald Trump with conservatives to woo votes for passage—hasn't yet been scored by the Congressional Budget Office, even though it's slated for a vote Thursday. Show More Summary
A very strange day in Washington as Republicans failed, as they have for seven years, to come up with a viable alternative to Obamacare. The nugget that probably best captures the day came from the Congressional Budget Office. It assessed...Show More Summary
Well, the Congressional Budget Office didn’t give a stellar rating to the initial GOP health care bill. Now, with the new changes to the...
House Republicans' revised plan to overhaul the Affordable Care Act would reduce the deficit by half as much as their original plan, according to a new analysis by the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office. But the legislation, which GOP leaders are scrambling to advance, would still double the...
As Republicans struggle to find the votes to repeal Obamacare and strip insurance from millions of Americans, a revised Congressional Budget Office estimate of just how terrible the bill has squeaked through. As a result of the changes...Show More Summary
I’m sure the rush to get a vote on TrumpCare was not intended to beat the release of the CBO estimate. (Here’s the March 13 report for comparison.) Dear Mr. Speaker: At your request, the Congressional Budget Office and the staff of the Joint Committee on Taxation (JCT) have prepared an estimate of the direct […]
The revised Congressional Budget Office report on the republican's so-called "repeal and replace" legislation has been released. This is the new estimate based on... The post WORSER: New CBO Report on Amended AHCA Released (After Vote was Delayed) appeared first on RedState.
The nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office released its revised estimate for the Republican healthcare bill on Thursday, and it could put House GOP leaders on even worse footing than the office's original assessment. The report from...Show More Summary
The score by the Congressional Budget Office projects federal deficits would be lowered by $150 billion over 10 years but still projects that 24 million more Americans would be uninsured by 2026 than under the Affordable Care Act. The analysis comes as House Republicans continue making changes to try to line up enough votes to […]
With the GOP’s new health care bill limping into Thursday’s vote in the House especially after the brutal Congressional Budget Office report, the media are taking every chance to give it one more kick. But during Tuesday’s CNN Tonight, commentator David Gergen claimed that the CBO had put out an even more damaging report. Show More Summary
``The new version of the program would... devolve Medicaid to the states and reimburse them using a predetermined formula that, as the Congressional Budget Office and other experts have concluded, would not actually keep up with the cost of care. Show More Summary
BY KIP SULLIVAN Eight years ago it was Democrats who were criticizing the Congressional Budget Office. Now it’s Republicans who are bashing the CBO for estimating that 14 million Americans will lose their health insurance next year if the House Republicans’ “repeal and replace” bill becomes law. The media and the blogosphere have done a
The Congressional Budget Office’s estimate of how the American Health Care Act will impact the economy and our insurance markets is simply absurd. This post The CBO Needs to Go appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.
Playbook: “With all the talk of last-minute changes to the House Republicans’ health-care bill, will the public know the true cost of the legislation? Will the Congressional Budget Office have the time to update the number of Americans uninsured, and [...]