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The week ahead in politics: CBO expected to score GOP health plan

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President Donald Trump (2nd R) hosts Office of Managment and Budget Director Mick Mulvaney (L) and Republican Congressional leaders (2nd L-R) Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-CA); Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY), Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-WI) and others. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images

What effect will the House Republican health insurance plan have on healthcare?

We should know a lot more sometime today. The Congressional Budget Office will release its analysis of the proposed ACA replacement. At issue, its effect on insurance premiums, extent of coverage, and quality of care. We'll look at the potential pros and cons of the Obamacare replacement.


Lisa Garcia Bedolla, professor of education and political science at UC Berkeley

Pete Peterson, dean of the School of Public Policy and senior fellow at The Davenport Institute at Pepperdine University

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