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Dispelling Confusion About New CBO Letter on Health Reform Law

May 12, 2010

Has the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) just upped its cost estimate for the new health care law by $115 billion, as several media outlets are reporting? Not at all.

Unspinning the New HHS Actuaries' Report

April 23, 2010

Does today’s report from the Department of Health and Human Services actuaries, estimating that total national spending on health care will rise by 0.9 percent in the first decade under the new health reform law, mean that the law will not control health costs or will cause the deficit to explode? Not at all.

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