This week, we offer a breakdown of some of the key numbers involved in the Republicans’ proposed health care plan. This will replace the “Notable Numbers” column that previously ran in this space.
24 million — The number of additional Americans who will be uninsured by 2026 under the Republican plan.
52 million — Total number of Americans who would be uninsured by that year under the GOP plan.
19 — Percentage of people (under 65) who will be uninsured with the Republican plan.
31 — Number of states that expanded Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act.
$178 million — Amount Planned Parenthood would lose in federal money next year under the GOP plan.
20 to 25 percent — Increase in premiums for a 64-year-old under the Republican plan.