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President's Budget


Policymakers Should Reform Student Loan Programs

Lawmakers will need offsets to keep year-end legislation from
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CBO Releases Its Own Estimate of the President's Budget

The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) released its estimate of the President's budget today.

How Might CBO Estimate the President's Budget?

When the President released his budget in May, the Administration estima

Price Confirms Double-Counting in President's Budget

One source of uncertainty in the President's budget is how much savings it contains from reducing Medicaid spending.

Marc Goldwein on NPR's Planet Money: How to Get 3% Growth

Achieving 3 percent sustained annual growth would be incredibly difficult, yet that assumption is embedded in
Bixby and MacGuineas

Maya MacGuineas and Robert L. Bixby: President Trump’s budget is ‘incoherent’

Maya MacGuineas, president of the Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget and head of the Campaign to Fix the Debt, and Robert L.

Marc Goldwein: Three Smart Reforms in Trump's Budget

Marc Goldwein is the senior vice president and senior policy director of the Commitee for a Responsible Federal Budget.

How Much Overlap is There Between the Trump and Obama Budgets?

We noted last year that President Obama's final budget might not be
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Maya MacGuineas: Tough budget choices for Congress, the president

Maya MacGuineas is president of the nonpartisan Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget and head of the Campaign to Fix the Debt.

How the President's Budget Cuts Are Distributed

The President's budget includes sizeable cuts to federal spending to reduce deficits, but how are those cuts distributed?