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Democrats say the nonpartisan CBO’s score is evidence that the GOP legislation will provide hundreds of billions of dollars in tax breaks to the rich while yanking health coverage from the poor.
While Republicans tried to soften the news by pointing out more optimistic parts of the report, the White House slammed the analysis as “just not believable.”
Older and poorer people who gained coverage under the federal health law are most at risk, according to advocates in places that have embraced Obamacare.
The highly anticipated Congressional Budget Office analysis of the American Health Care Act projects grim coverage numbers for the Republicans’ bill.
Before the health law, buying an individual policy that included coverage for pregnancy and labor was extremely difficult.
The federal government’s budget experts estimate that the Republican plan would reduce the deficit but dramatically drive up the number of uninsured.
The Congressional Budget Office releases its anticipated analysis of the American Health Care Act, Republican’s replacement plan for the Affordable Care Act.
El Comité de Presupuesto del Congreso presentó su estimado sobre el impacto económico que el proyecto de salud republicano, “The American Health Care Act”, tendría en el sistema de atención de salud del país, y cuánto le costaría al gobierno federal.
In newspaper editorial pages from around the country take a look at how the GOP’s American Health Care Act could affect local health care systems and the safety net.
Opinion writers examine expectations of what the Congressional Budget Office might have to say about the Republican’s plan to dismantle Obamacare, handicap how that repeal-and-replace effort is proceeding and take a hard look at how it could play out.
Outlets report on news from Minnesota, California, Texas, Arizona, Colorado, Washington, Maryland, Connecticut, Georgia and Virginia.
The House Committee on Education and the Workforce approved legislation that would allow employers to ding workers up to 30 percent of the cost of their health insurance if they refuse to participate in genetic testing as part of a company’s wellness program.
The proposal will hit older, low-income rural people the hardest.
Sen. Patty Murray of Washington, the top Democrat on the Health, Labor, Education and Pensions Committee, says the legislation is a “slap in the face” to women.
The Associated Press looks at the aspects of the Affordable Care Act that may be affected by the repeal and replace plan.
Both Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price and Vice President Mike Pence spoke out in defense of the American Health Care Act over the weekend.
President Donald Trump holds off from wading into the public debate quite yet.
House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) said that because Republicans are doing away with the individual mandate, the plan could mean fewer people have insurance.
The Congressional Budget Office is expected to release its projections on the Republicans’ new health care plan as early as Monday.
In its investigation of why health care costs are so high, ProPublica reports on the perfectly good stuff hospitals and medical personnel throw away. In other marketplace news, Stat writes about how changes to the work visa program could impact the medical industry while KHN looks into insurers steering beneficiaries to “preferred” pharmacies.