The Pelican Institute, a Louisiana-focused organization, says that health reform “based on President Obama’s principles” will cost the state significantly.

Specifically, economic growth will be 4.3 percent lower over a 10-year period than it would otherwise be. In addition, “the current net present value of funding health care reform based on President Obama’s priorities will be $4,427 for every person in Louisiana.”

You can read the report (PDF) here.

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Cross-posted from State House Call.

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