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Jeff Anderson, Weekly Std
A new report, cited in various media outlets, claims that repealing Obamacare would cost roughly $350 billion over a decade and leave no funds available for ‘replacement’ legislation. In truth, repealing Obamacare and replacing it with a good conservative alternative would cut federal spending by at least $1 trillion over a decade, and probably more. Only in Washington could repealing a huge federal program with a 10-year price tag of roughly $2 trillion be described as bringing about a cost increase.The report in question was released by the Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget (CRFB)….