Clinton's plan will cost more, not less, says CongressBMJ 1994; 308 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.308.6927.494 (Published 19 February 1994) Cite this as: BMJ 1994;308:494
- J Roberts
President Clinton's promise to provide health care for all Americans but still trim $59bn ( £39bn) from the federal budget deficit by 2000 cannot be done, said Congress auditors last week. The health care plan would actually add $74bn ( £49bn) to the budget, said the report from the congressional budget office.
Republicans were keen to go on …