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(Studio: Brian Williams) Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi shown signing the health care bill and receiving a birthday cake.
(Washington: Lisa Myers) Skepticism about budget projections showing that the health care law will reduce the federal deficit examined; details given of claims about “creative accounting.” [President OBAMA – touts the reduction.] [Former US Comptroller General David WALKER- says the legislation will make our financial condition worse.] [Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget Maya MacGUINEAS- criticizes using money set aside for a new insurance program for something else.] [OMB director Peter ORSZAG- defends the projections.]
- Williams, Brian;
- Myers, Lisa
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