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Health Care Costs Grow Dramatically Slower Than Expected After Obamacare

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Tierney Sneed reports at TPM:

The study, released Monday, compares what the government anticipates the country will spend on health care through 2019 in its forecast released in 2015 versus what was expected through that period in 2010. The more recent forecast numbers take into account the actual spending from 2013, as well as the legislation passed by Congress in 2015 to permanently fix a major gap in Medicare funding. They also reflect how sequestration, the stunted economic recovery and a Supreme Court ruling that made Medicaid expansion optional for states affected overall health care spending. . .

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Written by LeisureGuy

21 June 2016 at 12:00 pm

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