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The latest on health reform: Congressional plans, timelines and comparison tools.


– Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act: Bill Text (.pdf)

CBO Cost Estimate (.pdf)

– CBO Analysis of Health Insurance Premiums Under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (.pdf)

House Democrats:

– Affordable Health Care for America Act: Bill Text (.pdf)

– Affordable Health Care for America Act: Summary (.pdf)

– CBO Preliminary Analysis of the Insurance Coverage Specifications Provided by the House Tri-Committee Group (.pdf)

House Republicans:

Health Care Reform Bill (.pdf)

Bill Summary (.pdf)

Sen. Tom Coburn, MD, R-Okla., Sen. Richard Burr, R-N.C., Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., Rep. Devin Nunes, R-Calif.:
The Patients’ Choice Act of 2009 (.pdf)

Bipartisan Policy Center’s Leaders’ Project on the State of American Health Care:
Crossing Our Lines: Working Together to Reform the U.S. Health Care System (.pdf)

Office of Management and Budget: The Obama Administration’s 2010 Budget (.pdf)

Congressional Budget Office:
Key Issues in Analyzing Major Health Insurance Proposals

Rep. John Conyers Jr., R-Mich., HR 676:
“The United States National Health Care Act,” or “Expanded & Improved Medicare For All”

Rep. Pete Stark, D-Calif.: Americare Health Insurance Act of 2009 (.pdf)

Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., Sen. Bob Bennett, R-Utah:
Healthy Americans Act (.pdf)

RAND Corporation: COMPARE site to evaluate health policy

Kaiser Family Foundation:

Side-By-Side Comparison of Major Health Care Reform Proposals

Health Reform Timeline

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation:
Health Reform 2009

Alliance For Health Reform:
Issues Page

NPR News Timeline:
The 100-Year Old Debate: How Far Has Health Care Come?