The Congressional Budget Office estimates 23 million more Americans will be without insurance by 2026 under the amended bill.
The Congressional Budget Office will release its assessment, or “score,” of the House GOP’s revised health plan this afternoon. When the first draft was released back in March, the CBO estimated 24 million people would lose health insurance under that plan. Among the questions are, will this revised plan cover more people than the last […]
The site where about 10 million people shop for insurance could get harder to navigate.
Legal wrangling between the Trump Administration and House Republicans leaves $7 billion of Obamacare subsidies in question. That has health insurance executives reaching for antacid, because it means they may have to jack up premiums. They have to assume that fewer people will buy health insurance if they don’t get subsidies to pay for it, […]
'It is a terrible mistake' to vote on health care bill without a CBO score, the former director says
Douglas Elmendorf says the agency will build on the estimated economic impact for the original legislation.
Republicans are trying for a different health insurance model.
For people with pre-existing conditions, the Republican health care plan contains plenty to worry about
Before the Affordable Care Act, if you were living with a pre-existing condition, it usually meant you’d pay through the nose for coverage, your condition might not get covered or you’d have no insurance at all. Now, under the ACA, these same people can’t get charged more for their condition. But that may be about […]