Last night CBO released a cost estimate for the reconciliation proposal that represents one component of the health care legislation being considered by the Congress. The other component is a bill, H.R. 3590, that the Senate passed in December.
Yesterday CBO and the staff of the Joint Committee on Taxation (JCT) completed a preliminary estimate of the direct spending and revenue effects of the reconciliation proposal that represents one component of the health care legislation being considered by the Congress. The other component is a bill, H.R. 3590, that the Senate passed in December.
The Congress is considering the pending health care legislation in two components: One is a bill (H.R. 3590) that the Senate passed in December; the other is a reconciliation bill that would modify the Senate-passed bill in a number of ways.
Today CBO released the third of its statutory reports on transactions undertaken as part of the Troubled Asset Relief Program (TARP).
This afternoon CBO responded to Senator Greggs requestfor estimates of the budgetary impact of the Presidents proposal to eliminate the federal program that provides guarantees for student loans and to replace those loans with direct loans made by the Department of Education.
In its March 11, 2010, cost estimate for H.R. 3590, the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA), as passed by the Senate, CBO indicated that it had identified at least $50 billion in specified and estimated authorizations of discretionary spending that might be involved in implementing that legislation.
CBO has just released an estimate of the budgetary effects of the health bill, H.R. 3590, that passed the Senate on December 24.
I spoke yesterday at the annual economic policy conference of the NABE, the National Association for Business Economics. The theme of the conference was The New Normal? Policy Choices After the Great Recession, and naturally I discussed fiscal policy choices.
CBO has just released its preliminary analysis of the Presidents budget. This analysis presents CBOs assessment of the budgetary outlook for the 2010-2020 period assuming enactment of the Presidents policy proposals and reflecting CBOs economic forecast and technical estimating procedures.