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CBO's Estimate of the House-Passed AHCA

The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) just released their updated score of the American Health Care Act (AHCA) as passed by the House of...

How to Reduce Medicare Spending Without Cutting Benefits

During the 2016 presidential campaign, President Trump argued against making cuts to Social Security and Medicare. At the time, we showed that...

How Much Will the Revised Health Bill Cost?

House Republicans are reportedly nearing a deal to vote on passage of the American Health Care Act (AHCA) to repeal and replace the Affordable Care...

You Can't Pay for Tax Reform with Health Reform

In an interview yesterday on the Fox Business Network, President Trump described how it is better to do health care reform before tax reform because...

Does AHCA Make Tax Reform Easier?

Much of the news coverage on the interplay between health care and tax reform claims the failure to pass the American Health Care Act (AHCA) makes...

Dan Crippen: Why the CBO’s health bill numbers matter — even if they’re imperfect

Dan Crippen served as the director of the Congressional Budget Office from 1999 to 2003 and is currently a member of the board of the Committee for a...