Buchanan Seeks Bipartisan Group To Address CBO Scoring Of Prevention

By Luke Zarzecki / December 29, 2023 at 12:03 PM
Rep. Vern Buchanan (R-FL) recently said he hopes to collaborate with Democrats on legislation to revise the Congressional Budget Office’s (CBO) scoring techniques to include long-term savings from preventive health care measures. Buchanan, who chairs the Ways & Means health subcommittee, said 2024 will be a challenging year for health care but he remains hopeful. “We haven't done as much as we want in terms of scoring because it becomes politicized as soon as you go down that road, but...

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