Statement of National Alliance for Hispanic Health on CBO Score of Better Care Reconciliation Act

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Washington, DC – Today’s CBO estimate of 22 million people losing health insurance should be a bill stopper. This bill w

as supposed to increase the number of people who have health insurance. As it stands the legislation is unconscionable,” said Jane L. Delgado, PhD, MS, President and CEO of the National Alliance for Hispanic Health, the nation’s leading Hispanic health advocacy group. “It’s time for legislators to go back to the drafting table. The American people deserve bipartisan legislation that will deliver on the promise of insurance for everybody. Congress must (1) ensure access for people with pre-existing conditions instead of enacting barriers to access that may be a death sentence; (