Answers to Questions for the Record Following a Hearing Conducted by the Senate Committee on the Budget on CBO’s Budget Projections
The Senate Budget Committee convened a hearing at which Director Phillip Swagel testified about the 2020 Long-Term Budget Outlook. This document provides CBO’s answers to questions submitted for the record by four Members of the Committee.
On September 23, 2020, the Senate Committee on the Budget convened a hearing at which Phillip L. Swagel, the Congressional Budget Office’s Director, testified about the agency’s report The 2020 Long-Term Budget Outlook. After the hearing, four members of the Committee submitted questions for the record. This document provides CBO’s answers.