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Despite Efforts To Discredit CBO, White House’s Own Analysis Is Even More Grim

The executive branch's projections, obtained by Politico, show 26 million people would lose insurance over the next decade -- 2 million more than the Congressional Budget Office estimate.

The Hill: WH Analysis Of ObamaCare Replacement Projects Bigger Coverage Gap Than CBO: ReportĀ 
The White House's internal analysis of the GOP's ObamaCare replacement plan reportedly projects more insurance losses than the report released Monday by the Congressional Budget Office (CBO). The White House document, obtained by Politico, projects that 26 million people would lose coverage over the next decade under the GOP's healthcare plan. It finds that 54 million people total would be uninsured in 2026. (Savransky, 3/13)

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