NY Times: Medicare: Not Such a Budget-Buster Anymore

By Margot Sanger-Katz and Kevin Quealy  You’re looking at the biggest story involving the federal budget and a crucial one for the future of the American economy. Every year for the last six years in a row, the Congressional Budget Office has reduced its estimate for how much the federal government will need to spend … Continue reading

The Hill: CBO: Repealing Obama healthcare law will increase budget deficit

By Elise Viebeck – 05/15/13 11:57 AM ET      Congressional budget analysts said Wednesday that repealing ObamaCare would increase the deficit by scrapping the law’s taxes, fees and spending cuts. The notice from the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) came ahead of Thursday’s House vote on full repeal of the Affordable Care Act. The CBO refused … Continue reading

The Hill: CBO cuts estimates for health law’s mandates

By Sam Baker – 05/14/13 03:44 PM ET   Unpopular taxes and mandates in President Obama’s healthcare law will be weaker than expected, the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) said Tuesday. The CBO said fewer people will be affected by the law’s individual mandate, and fewer businesses will have to pay penalties for not offering health benefits … Continue reading

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