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Defunding Health Care Innovation Jeopardizes the Budget

In a move that could stall promising health care delivery system reforms and drive up entitlement spending, the House Appropriations Committee last...

CBO's Outlook for Long-Term Health Care Spending

Health care spending is arguably the most important part of CBO's long-term outlook, being a key driver of our nation's growing debt over the...

ACA Repeal Could Add $5 Trillion to the Debt Within 20 Years

Much of the focus on the Congressional Budget Office's (CBO) score for repealing the Affordable Care Act (ACA) naturally has focused on the ten-...

Shoring Up Trust Funds Greatly Improves Debt

The main focus of CBO's long-term budget outlook is rightly on the unified budget numbers regarding spending, revenue, deficits, and debt. But it...

New Affordable Care Act Repeal Estimate Still Shows Deficit Increase

For the first time in nearly three years, the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) released a new estimate of the budgetary effect of repealing the...

House IPAB Repeal Vote Would Damage the Long-Term Outlook

Isn’t it ironic, mere days after the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) warns about our nation’s long-term fiscal challenges in its annual...