CBO Ups The Cost Projections Of Obamacare


Not that this is shocking to anyone, but as you recall, the Democrats were “delighted” when the CBO estimated in March that the net cost of Obamacare would be $788 billion over 10 years. They knew if that estimate had gone over $1 trillion before the vote, the bill would likely not pass. The CBO did caution at the time that it needed more time and information to estimate costs better, and now they have.

The new cost projection? A mere $115 billion or so more. So, Obamcare will indeed cost $1 trillion over ten years, just as all of us on the right predicted. Of course this is just the estimated cost. When has the government ever done anything but spend well over the estimated costs on anything? Medicare being a prime example.

All I ask is that you remember in November.

Related Articles

Where Is The UN In The Iran/Britain Hostage Stand-Off?

Iran has committed an act of war against the British by capturing 15 of their soldiers in Iraqi waters. Moreover,

What Would Golkorxx Think?: If

What Would Golkorxx Think?: If you took a bunch of aliens in space and allowed them no other knowledge of

The Favorite Cable News Hosts/Cable Personalities Of RWN Readers

673 RWN readers voted yesterday for their favorite Cable News Host/Cable Personalities. Here were the results, Brit Hume: 28% Dennis