CBO: Graham-Cassidy Bill Would Reduce Deficit by $133 Billion

Reduction in insured individuals because they wouldn't be forced to purchase insurance

The Graham-Cassidy bill, the GOP's current replacement to the Affordable Care Act, is estimated to reduce the deficit by $133 billion from 2017 to 2026, according to the Congressional Budget Office's scoring of the legislation.

Federal Debt Held By Public Now At Highest Level Since World War II

Growing budget deficits will push debt to reach 150 percent of GDP by 2047

Federal debt held by the public is set to hit 77 percent of gross domestic product by the end of this year, the highest level seen since shortly after World War II, according to the Congressional Budget Office’s 2017 long-term budget outlook.