The Latest: Democrats Call Budget Report a ‘knockout Blow’
The Latest: Democrats call budget report a ‘knockout blow’
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the House GOP health care bill (all times EDT):
Democratic leaders in Congress say new projections of the impact of Republicans’ health insurance bill should be a “knockout blow.”
House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi says Speaker Paul Ryan should pull the bill from consideration, saying, “It’s really the only decent thing to do.”
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer says the report from the Congressional Budget Office demonstrates that the bill means higher costs and less coverage for consumers.
Monday’s estimate by the CBO says that under the GOP proposal now moving through …