Leviathan on Steroids

SCOTUS ruling could add $500 billion to Obamacare cost, says former CBO director

The Supreme Court’s ruling on the president’s controversial health care law could end up costing taxpayers up to half-a-trillion dollars more than originally thought.

CBO: Obama’s Budget Would Double the Deficit

$6.4 trillion over 10 years, $3.5 trillion more than CBO baseline

“In all, between 2013 and 2022, deficits would total $6.4 trillion (or 3.2 percent of total GDP projected for that period), $3.5 trillion more than the cumulative deficit in CBO’s baseline,” the nonpartisan office wrote in its analysis of the president’s budget.