Affordable Care Act
- Cost Estimate
Answers to Questions for the Record Following a Hearing by the House Committee on the Budget on the Work of the Congressional Budget Office
The House Budget Committee convened a hearing in June at which Director Keith Hall testified on the work of Congressional Budget Office. Committee members submitted further questions for the record, and this document provides CBO’s answers.
Answers to Questions for the Record Following a Hearing on The 2015 Long-Term Budget Outlook Conducted by the Senate Committee on the Budget
The Senate Budget Committee convened a hearing in June at which Director Keith Hall testified about the long-term budget outlook. Committee members submitted further questions for the record, and this document provides CBO’s answers.
Presentation by Ben Page, Unit Chief for Fiscal Policy Studies in CBO's Macroeconomic Analysis Division, at the NABE Foundation's 12th Annual Economic Measurement Seminar.
- Blog Post
Director Keith Hall spoke to the Center for Strategic Tax Reform, highlighting the key points of CBO’s latest long-term budget projections.
CBO Director Keith Hall testifies on the long-term budget outlook before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate.
CBO and the staff of the Joint Committee on Taxation estimate that, over the next decade, a repeal of the Affordable Care Act would probably increase budget deficits with or without considering the effects of macroeconomic feedback.
CBO Director Keith Hall testifies about CBO’s 2015 Long-Term Budget Outlook before the Committee on the Budget, United States Senate.
If current laws remained generally unchanged, federal debt held by the public would exceed 100 percent of GDP by 2040 and continue on an upward path relative to the size of the economy—a trend that could not be sustained indefinitely.