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The Health 202: There are still a lot of questions about Medicare-for-all
Washington Post

Those hoping for specific answers on the costs and benefits of moving to a Medicare-for-all-type health-care system may have been disappointed yesterday.

Congressional Budget Office analysts testifying before the House Budget Committee answered basically every question from lawmakers like this: It depends.

The carefully couched responses from CBO Deputy Director Mark Hadley and two other officials appeared to frustrate some lawmakers, who tried at times to bait them into offering value judgments on whether Medicare-for-all would help or hurt Americans.

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