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GOP Wants Cost Info On Dems’ Health Policies, CBO’s Timeline Unclear

By Michelle M. Stein / October 6, 2021 at 6:50 PM
Ranking Republicans on key House committees are asking the Congressional Budget Office for information on how much health provisions under consideration for Democrats’ reconciliation bill would cost -- but CBO told Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) it’s unclear when scores for those provisions will be out as the office is busy and policies keep changing. In an Oct. 6 letter to McConnell, CBO says it has scored the House committee-passed version of the Democrats’ reconciliation bill from four committees...


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