Listen as Larry spoke with Avik Roy, President of The Foundation for Research on Equal Opportunity and Editor of Forbes Opinion, about his latest National Review article, Problems With The CBO’s Analysis Of The American Health Care Act.
An excerpt of the article is below:
The initial media coverage of the Congressional Budget Office’s analysis of the American Health Care Act—House Republicans’ Obamacare replacement—has played out along predictable lines. Liberals are trumpeting the CBO’s top-line estimate that the AHCA would lead to 24 million fewer U.S. residents having health insurance in 2026 than would under current law (i.e., Obamacare). Republicans, including senior members of the Trump administration and Congressional leadership, have expressed criticism of CBO’s estimates, leading to gravely intoned commentary from Thought Leaders that Republicans are attempting to “delegitimize” this important, non-partisan institution. [Read More]