The Republican healthcare bill is likely to receive a devastating assessment from the CBO
|07/14/2017||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
While the Senate healthcare bill, the Better Care Reconciliation Act (BCRA), faces a plethora of political obstacles, one of its biggest tests will come Monday.
That’s the day GOP leaders expect the Congressional Budget Office to release its updated score for the legislation.
The previous edition of the CBO score was a huge sticking point for moderates, and Democrats pounded the unflattering conclusions.
The CBO projected that 22 million more Americans would be without health insurance in 2026 under the BCRA compared to the current system. It also predicted that many people would end up paying higher out of pocket costs and read more >>>