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Witcover: CBO lobs a cannonball into Trumpcare

Witcover: CBO lobs a cannonball into Trumpcare

The Congressional Budget Office has forecasted that 24 million Americans will lose government-overseen health care insurance in the next decade if the Republican bill to replace Obamacare is enacted.

The CBO calculation, which also estimates a $337 billion cut in the federal deficit and lower taxes for the rich, had been fearfully anticipated by the White House, calling into question as it does President Trump's campaign promise to replace the Affordable Care Act with something better. Thus, in advance of the CBO scoring, administration officials verbally trashed the agency that is designed to provide the government nonpartisan guidance.

Mr. Trump's new budget director, Mick...

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