"This CBO report offers further evidence that Trumpcare is the wrong prescription for America's health care system," Reed said in a statement. "This is even worse than most
The CBO report offered estimates of the budgetary impacts of the proposed
By 2020, as subsidies shrink for insurance purchased in the non-group market and through
The CBO said reductions in insurance coverage between 2018 and 2026 would stem largely from changes in
By 2026, the report said, an estimated 52 million people would be uninsured, compared with 28 million who would be uninsured if the current law, known as Obamacare, remained in effect.
The CBO report also acknowledges that out-of-pocket costs and deductibles will increase.
"Costs will rise for millions of Americans," Reed said, "and the federal government, comparatively, will save very little, while the cost burden is shifted to states."
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