The Vitals

Thune Downplays CBO Ahead Of Its Updated Score On AHCA

May 17, 2017
Sen. John Thune (R-SD) said an updated Congressional Budget Office score on the House health care bill is important, but Republicans will look at other models as well to judge their bill. The updated CBO score on the American Health Care Act is set to come out next week. Thune told reporters Wednesday (May 17) that the CBO will help guide Senate efforts to repeal the ACA, especially on tax credits. But, he said CBO assumed a higher take up...

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