POLITICS
08/10/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Early CBO Score on Public Plan Says It Should Net $150 Billion In Savings: TNR

According to a pair of Capitol Hill sources, preliminary estimates from the Congressional Budget Office suggest that a strong public option--the kind that the House of Representatives is putting in its reform bill--should net somewhere in the neighborhood of $150 billion in savings over ten years.

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