Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget

Papers | January 2017

View our recurring reports, which summarize and analyze the most important regular federal budget releases and reports.
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Jan 31, 2017 | Health Care

Chartbook: Affordable Care Act "Repeal & Replace" Effects & Implications

Below is a chartbook on the effects and implications of "repeal and replace" of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Below are the charts with...
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Jan 24, 2017 | Budgets & Projections

CBO’s January 2017 Budget and Economic Outlook

As President Trump enters his first full week in office, new Congressional Budget Office (CBO) projections show that he faces an unsustainable fiscal...
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Jan 17, 2017 | Health Care

Principles for Responsible "Obamacare" Repeal and Replace

Policymakers are expected to soon consider legislation to repeal and possibly replace large parts of the Affordable Care Act (“ACA” or...
Jan 9, 2017 | Budget Process

A Long-Term Budget for Entitlements and Required Revenues

by Stuart Butler and Maya MacGuineas This paper represents a joint project of the Brookings Institution and Committee for a Responsible Federal...
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Jan 4, 2017 | Health Care

The Cost of Full Repeal of the Affordable Care Act

The Affordable Care Act (ACA), also known as “Obamacare,” includes a number of provisions to expand health care coverage, as well as...