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Chicago Tribune
Administration explains how tax plan would pay for itself, gets attacked for assumptions2.9 percent every year for the next 10 years, a large increase from the 1.9 per
Chicago Tribune / Posted 15 minutes ago
2.9 percent every year for the next 10 years, a large increase from the 1.9 percent per year growth that the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office is projecting. "One percentage point of higher growth sounds like a little bit, but it's the... Read more
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Philly.com
Administration explains how tax plan would pay for itself, gets attacked for assumptions2.9 percent every year for the next 10 years, a large increase from the 1.9 per
Philly.com / Posted 36 minutes ago
2.9 percent every year for the next 10 years, a large increase from the 1.9 percent per year growth that the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office is projecting. “One percentage point of higher growth sounds like a little bit, but it’s the... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Administration explains how tax plan would pay for itself, gets attacked for assumptions2.9 percent every year for the next 10 years, a large increase from the 1.9 per
Baltimore Sun / Posted an hour ago
2.9 percent every year for the next 10 years, a large increase from the 1.9 percent per year growth that the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office is projecting. "One percentage point of higher growth sounds like a little bit, but it's the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Administration explains how tax plan would pay for itself, gets attacked for assumptions2.9 percent every year for the next 10 years, a large increase from the 1.9 per
Orlando Sentinel / Posted an hour ago
2.9 percent every year for the next 10 years, a large increase from the 1.9 percent per year growth that the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office is projecting. "One percentage point of higher growth sounds like a little bit, but it's the... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Administration explains how tax plan would pay for itself, gets attacked for assumptions2.9 percent every year for the next 10 years, a large increase from the 1.9 per
Sun-Sentinel / Posted an hour ago
2.9 percent every year for the next 10 years, a large increase from the 1.9 percent per year growth that the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office is projecting. "One percentage point of higher growth sounds like a little bit, but it's the... Read more
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The Mercury News
Administration’s tax plan ‘proof’ criticized by economistswill jump from 2.2 percent annual growth to 2.9 percent annual growth every yea
The Mercury News / Posted 2 hours ago
will jump from 2.2 percent annual growth to 2.9 percent annual growth every year for the next 10 years. (The nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office is currently projecting just 1.9 percent growth a year). Treasury says half of the increased... Read more
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Breitbart
Sen. Durbin Drops Amnesty-or-Shutdown Threat, Pushes Amnesty-WIth-Cameras Planwhich would have reduced Americans salaries while increasing Wall Street stock-
Breitbart / Posted 2 hours ago
which would have reduced Americans salaries while increasing Wall Street stock-values, according to a 2013 report by the Congressional Budget Office. Grassley’s immigration group include Graham, Sen. John Cornyn, Sen. Thom Tillis, Sen. Devid... Read more
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The Hill
Overnight Health Care: Obama urges public to sign up ahead of ObamaCare deadline | Senators push for health center funding | Companies sue over California drug pricing lawof the Republican tax bill, which would repeal the health law's mandate that mo
The Hill / Posted 2 hours ago
of the Republican tax bill, which would repeal the health law's mandate that most people have health insurance. The Congressional Budget Office estimates that would result in 13 million fewer people with coverage over a... Read more
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NJ.com
This Democrat just ended his bid to challenge FrelinghuysenHouse Appropriations Committee chairman, Frelinghuysen voted for the House Repu
NJ.com / Posted 2 hours ago
House Appropriations Committee chairman, Frelinghuysen voted for the House Republican health care legislation that the Congressional Budget Office said would increase the number of uninsured Americans by 23 million after initially opposing the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Treasury defends tax plan in one-page analysisgrowth estimates have been at odds with those of government scorekeepers for mu
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 hours ago
growth estimates have been at odds with those of government scorekeepers for much of this year. Last summer, the Congressional Budget Office analyzed the White House’s 2018 budget and found its estimate for 3 percent growth to be... Read more
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FOX Business
Waiting for Congress, Mnuchin makes 2nd emergency debt moveFriday. Mnuchin has said he will employ various "extraordinary measures" to buy
FOX Business / Posted 4 hours ago
Friday. Mnuchin has said he will employ various "extraordinary measures" to buy time until Congress raises the limit. The Congressional Budget Office estimated in a recent report that Mnuchin has enough maneuvering room to stay under the limit... Read more
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FOX Business
Waiting for Congress, Mnuchin makes 2nd emergency debt moveFriday. Mnuchin has said he will employ various "extraordinary measures" to buy
FOX Business / Posted 4 hours ago
Friday. Mnuchin has said he will employ various "extraordinary measures" to buy time until Congress raises the limit. The Congressional Budget Office estimated in a recent report that Mnuchin has enough maneuvering room to stay under the limit... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Waiting for Congress, Mnuchin makes 2nd emergency debt moveFriday. Mnuchin has said he will employ various "extraordinary measures" to buy
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 4 hours ago
Friday. Mnuchin has said he will employ various "extraordinary measures" to buy time until Congress raises the limit. The Congressional Budget Office estimated in a recent report that Mnuchin has enough maneuvering room to stay under the limit... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Waiting for Congress, Mnuchin makes 2nd emergency debt moveFriday. Mnuchin has said he will employ various "extraordinary measures" to buy
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 4 hours ago
Friday. Mnuchin has said he will employ various "extraordinary measures" to buy time until Congress raises the limit. The Congressional Budget Office estimated in a recent report that Mnuchin has enough maneuvering room to stay under the limit... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Waiting for Congress, Mnuchin makes 2nd emergency debt moveFriday. Mnuchin has said he will employ various "extraordinary measures" to buy
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 4 hours ago
Friday. Mnuchin has said he will employ various "extraordinary measures" to buy time until Congress raises the limit. The Congressional Budget Office estimated in a recent report that Mnuchin has enough maneuvering room to stay under the limit... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Waiting for Congress, Mnuchin makes 2nd emergency debt moveFriday. Mnuchin has said he will employ various "extraordinary measures" to buy
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 4 hours ago
Friday. Mnuchin has said he will employ various "extraordinary measures" to buy time until Congress raises the limit. The Congressional Budget Office estimated in a recent report that Mnuchin has enough maneuvering room to stay under the limit... Read more
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The Hill
Obama urges ObamaCare signups ahead of deadlineof the Republican tax bill, which would repeal the health law’s mandate that mo
The Hill / Posted 5 hours ago
of the Republican tax bill, which would repeal the health law’s mandate that most people have health insurance. The Congressional Budget Office estimates that would result in 13 million fewer people with coverage over a... Read more
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KERA North Texas
More Texans May Be Left Without Health Insurance After End Of Open EnrollmentU.S. Senate plan includes a repeal of the portion of the ACA that requires all
KERA North Texas / Posted 6 hours ago
U.S. Senate plan includes a repeal of the portion of the ACA that requires all individuals to have health insurance. The Congressional Budget Office, a nonpartisan congressional analysis organization, estimates that if the individual mandate is... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Sen. Collins’ Strategy To Stabilize Insurance Market Raises Doubts Among Analysts - Sen. Collins’ Strategy To Stabilize Insurance Market Raises Doubts Among Analysts Julie Rovner Kaiser Health News Sen. Susan Collins (R-Maine) whose vote was pivot...would also raise premium costs – beyond the expected yearly increases – by an a
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 10 hours ago
would also raise premium costs – beyond the expected yearly increases – by an average of 10 percent, according to the Congressional Budget Office. That’s because the CBO estimates that about 13 million people would give up their coverage by... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
More Texans may be left without health insurance after end of open enrollmentU.S. Senate plan includes a repeal of the portion of the ACA that requires all
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 10 hours ago
U.S. Senate plan includes a repeal of the portion of the ACA that requires all individuals to have health insurance. The Congressional Budget Office, a nonpartisan congressional analysis organization, estimates that if the individual mandate is... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Letters to the Editor is a middle class con job with the biggest benefits of the bill increasingly fl
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 14 hours ago
is a middle class con job with the biggest benefits of the bill increasingly flowing to the rich, over time. By 2027, the Congressional Budget Office said, Americans earning $75,000 a year and less would, as a group, see their taxes increase,... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
YOUR OPINIONis a middle class con job with the biggest benefits of the bill increasingly fl
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 16 hours ago
is a middle class con job with the biggest benefits of the bill increasingly flowing to the rich, over time. By 2027, the Congressional Budget Office said, Americans earning $75,000 a year and less would, as a group, see their taxes increase,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
'Special' tax bill on move, Trump tweetscuts in Medicare, and said she's "absolutely confident" it will stand because s
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 17 hours ago
cuts in Medicare, and said she's "absolutely confident" it will stand because she has it in writing from both leaders. The Congressional Budget Office has said the House version of the tax proposal would trigger automatic spending cuts of 4 percent... Read more
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TribLIVE
Poll: Most Americans doubt GOP bill will cut their taxes or boost the economyhow to ameliorate the impact on residents of such high-tax states as New York,
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
how to ameliorate the impact on residents of such high-tax states as New York, New Jersey and California. The nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office and the nonpartisan Joint Committee on Taxation concluded in separate studies that the Republican... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Protesters voice anger over tax bill outside Susan Collins’ Bangor homean important step toward dismantling the Affordable Care Act, a long-held goal
Bangor Daily News / Posted yesterday
an important step toward dismantling the Affordable Care Act, a long-held goal among many Republicans. The nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office has said that 13 million fewer Americans will have health coverage by 2025 if the individual... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Collins confident on tax bill provisions but hasn't decided on how to votecuts in Medicare, and said she's "absolutely confident" it will stand because s
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
cuts in Medicare, and said she's "absolutely confident" it will stand because she has it in writing from both leaders. The Congressional Budget Office has said the House version of the tax proposal would trigger automatic spending cuts of 4 percent... Read more
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FOX Business
What Is the Obamacare "Death Spiral" -- and Can It Be Stopped?no mandate to purchase insurance, many healthy people are expected to leave the
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
no mandate to purchase insurance, many healthy people are expected to leave the market while sicker policyholders stay. The Congressional Budget Office estimates that at least 13 million Americans could lose their Obamacare coverage over the next... Read more
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FOX Business
Will Defense Stocks Soar on Trump's $683 Billion Budget Boost?The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) has laid out the bull case for defense st
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) has laid out the bull case for defense stocks, concluding in a report that the full military buildup advocated by the Trump Administration would boost spending by $683 billion over the next decade. Those would be... Read more
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FOX Business
What Is the Obamacare "Death Spiral" -- and Can It Be Stopped?no mandate to purchase insurance, many healthy people are expected to leave the
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
no mandate to purchase insurance, many healthy people are expected to leave the market while sicker policyholders stay. The Congressional Budget Office estimates that at least 13 million Americans could lose their Obamacare coverage over the next... Read more
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FOX Business
Will Defense Stocks Soar on Trump's $683 Billion Budget Boost?The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) has laid out the bull case for defense st
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) has laid out the bull case for defense stocks, concluding in a report that the full military buildup advocated by the Trump Administration would boost spending by $683 billion over the next decade. Those would be... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Millions gained coverage since Obamacare, but many are worse off as premiums soarrepeal the individual mandate that requires eligible Americans to buy health in
The Tampa Tribune / Posted yesterday
repeal the individual mandate that requires eligible Americans to buy health insurance or pay a fine. The nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office reported that repealing the mandate would lead more people to drop coverage, resulting in higher... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
LettersDetails are distracting Will the Trump tax bill reduce taxes for the middle cl
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
Details are distracting Will the Trump tax bill reduce taxes for the middle class? According to the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office and the Joint Committee on Taxation, over the next 10 years those in the $40,000-$50,000 tax bracket will pay... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Letters to the Editor and those with end-stage kidney disease, for instance, will lose about $25 bill
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
and those with end-stage kidney disease, for instance, will lose about $25 billion in Medicare funding, per the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office. Graduate students like me will see their tax bill triple in cost. Republican lawmakers could... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Farmers in state get $466M for '16 lossespayments rose accordingly, ultimately costing $7.5 billion more than projected
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
payments rose accordingly, ultimately costing $7.5 billion more than projected between 2016 and 2018, according to the Congressional Budget Office. Next year's payouts may be lower because commodity prices are somewhat higher, the USDA said... Read more
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TribLIVE
Federal, state budgets could have ‘major’ impact on local food bankstargeted a $193 billion reduction in the SNAP program between 2018 and 2028. SN
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
targeted a $193 billion reduction in the SNAP program between 2018 and 2028. SNAP's annual budget is about $70 billion. The Congressional Budget Office estimates that, if put into effect, it would result in a 31 percent reduction in SNAP benefits... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Seniors, advocates warily watch tax cut debateHouse and Senate tax plans would add at least $1.4 trillion to the national def
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted yesterday
House and Senate tax plans would add at least $1.4 trillion to the national deficit, according to the non-partisan Congressional Budget Office. Because of that, spending cuts could be triggered by the PAYGO — pay-as-you-go — law, which... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Ramesh Ponnuru: Repealing Obamacare mandate makes sensea stand-alone measure, now seems to me to pose fewer dangers than it once did.
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted yesterday
a stand-alone measure, now seems to me to pose fewer dangers than it once did. Throughout the debate over Obamacare, the Congressional Budget Office has attributed great power to the mandate. But the CBO has been backing away from its view about... Read more
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FOX Business
You Want Marijuana Businesses to Be Taxed Fairly? Think Again!next 10 years. While that's practically peanuts relative to the $1.5 trillion d
FOX Business / Posted 2 days ago
next 10 years. While that's practically peanuts relative to the $1.5 trillion deficit the GOP tax plan was scored at by the Congressional Budget Office, it would nonetheless move the needle in the wrong direction. The other possible issue is that... Read more
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FOX Business
You Want Marijuana Businesses to Be Taxed Fairly? Think Again!next 10 years. While that's practically peanuts relative to the $1.5 trillion d
FOX Business / Posted 2 days ago
next 10 years. While that's practically peanuts relative to the $1.5 trillion deficit the GOP tax plan was scored at by the Congressional Budget Office, it would nonetheless move the needle in the wrong direction. The other possible issue is that... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Doubts Rise About Sen. Collins' Strategy To Shore Up Insurance Marketwould also raise premium costs – beyond the expected yearly increases – by an a
KERA North Texas / Posted 2 days ago
would also raise premium costs – beyond the expected yearly increases – by an average of 10 percent, according to the Congressional Budget Office. That's because the CBO estimates that about 13 million people would give up their coverage by... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Gov. Holcomb calls on GOP to approve federal tax legislationwill grow the economy by 0.8 percent per year over the next 10 years, and creat
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 2 days ago
will grow the economy by 0.8 percent per year over the next 10 years, and create budget deficits of $1 trillion. The Congressional Budget Office says the national debt is more than $20 trillion. The revenue shortfall from the plan would add... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Doubts Rise About Sen. Collins' Strategy To Shore Up Insurance Marketwould also raise premium costs – beyond the expected yearly increases – by an a
KPBS San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
would also raise premium costs – beyond the expected yearly increases – by an average of 10 percent, according to the Congressional Budget Office. That's because the CBO estimates that about 13 million people would give up their coverage by... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Nonprofit warns of tax plan dangersexpire after 2025. Both tax plans would add at least $1.4 trillion to the nati
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
expire after 2025. Both tax plans would add at least $1.4 trillion to the national deficit, according to the non-partisan Congressional Budget Office. House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wisc., said this week that Republicans later want to rein in spending... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Why plutocratic populism is working for Republicanspopulist causes with extreme libertarian ones. Congress’ own think tanks — the
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
populist causes with extreme libertarian ones. Congress’ own think tanks — the Joint Committee on Taxation and the Congressional Budget Office — calculate that in 10 years, people making between $50,000 and $75,000 (around the median income... Read more
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EuroNews
Winners and losers in the Senate tax billbill eliminates the individual mandate, which requires Americans who go without
EuroNews / Posted 3 days ago
bill eliminates the individual mandate, which requires Americans who go without insurance to pay a penalty. The Congressional Budget Office estimates that the move would save $338 billion, which is used in the bill to finance its... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Oregon man charged with federal tax evasion cites religious opposition to abortionprohibits government funding for abortion, except in cases of rape or incest, o
OregonLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
prohibits government funding for abortion, except in cases of rape or incest, or to save a woman's life, Schindler cited a Congressional Budget Office estimate that the government paid $450 million in 2014-15 to Planned Parenthood, which performs... Read more
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The Hill
Tax conference announces open meeting next weekmeetings and for all members of the conference to be able to get roll-call vote
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
meetings and for all members of the conference to be able to get roll-call votes on amendments. They also asked for the Congressional Budget Office and the Joint Committee on Taxation to produce a “complete analysis” before the conference report... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Energy 202: 'Large and unprecedented' Alaska oil sale falls flat as Congress readies Arctic refuge drillingover." On Thursday, Rep. Raúl Grijalva, D-Ariz., the ranking Democrat on the H
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
over." On Thursday, Rep. Raúl Grijalva, D-Ariz., the ranking Democrat on the House Natural Resources Committee, asked the Congressional Budget Office to reassess how much revenue ANWR oil drilling could generate in light of the NPR-A lease sale.... Read more
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The Hill
Murkowski pushes back on ObamaCare 'scare tactics'a spike in premiums or insurers dropping out of the market once an incentive fo
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
a spike in premiums or insurers dropping out of the market once an incentive for healthy people to enroll is removed. The Congressional Budget Office finds that premiums will increase 10 percent and 13 million fewer people will have coverage over... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Federal tax plan has hospitals, insurers worried in Michiganwhich could lead to 13 million fewer people with health insurance and a 10 perc
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 3 days ago
which could lead to 13 million fewer people with health insurance and a 10 percent spike in premiums, according to the Congressional Budget Office, on top of already double-digit increases the past two years. "The House and Senate have take... Read more
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