CBO Report green lights Health Care Reform

posted by Geo T

**44-Update**
CBO says health care bill costs $829B over decade

Health care legislation drafted by a key Senate committee would expand coverage to 94 percent of all eligible Americans at a 10-year cost of $829 billion, congressional budget experts said Wednesday, a preliminary estimate likely to power the measure past a major hurdle within days.

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AP Poll: Health care overhaul has a pulse

The fever has broken. The patient is out of intensive care. But if you’re President Barack Obama, you can’t stop pacing the waiting room.
The latest Associated Press-GfK poll (click here for full poll results) has found that opposition to Obama’s health care remake dropped dramatically in just a matter of weeks. Still, Americans remain divided over complex legislation that Democrats are advancing in Congress.

The public is split 40-40 on supporting or opposing the health care legislation, the poll found. An even split is welcome news for Democrats, a sharp improvement from September, when 49 percent of Americans said they opposed the congressional proposals and just 34 percent supported them.

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The same poll also shows: Obama’s Job Approval Jumps 6%
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**Update**
Former Kansas Sen. Bob Dole says “there will be a signing ceremony” for a health care reform bill either late this year or early next.

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Related Item: Senators Ask Reid and Baucus for More Time to Weigh Health Care Bills

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One response to “CBO Report green lights Health Care Reform

  1. audiegrl

    If I had to choose between Dr. GOP’s bandaid and Dr. Obama, it would be Dr. Obama all the way :-0)

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