GREGG: REFORM PROPOSAL WILL DRIVE UP HEALTH INSURANCE COSTS

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Judd Gregg (R-NH) today issued the following statement regarding the study released by the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office (CBO), which confirms earlier reports that the current Senate Democratic health care reform proposal will result in increased premiums for New Hampshire residents.  According to CBO, under the Senate bill, many individuals and families would face health insurance premiums at least 10% higher by 2016 than they would be under current law.