Home Tags Congressional Budget Office

Tag: Congressional Budget Office

THE U.S. BUDGET deficit has exceeded $1 trillion for the first 11 months of the fiscal year, but may lower by fiscal year's end. / BLOOMBERG FILE PHOTO/ANDREW HARRER

U.S. posts $1T budget gap, full-year may be lower

WASHINGTON – The United States budget deficit surpassed $1 trillion in the first 11 months of the fiscal year through August, according to data...
THE U.S. BUDGET DEFICIT is projected to exceed $1 trillion by fiscal 2020. / BLOOMBERG FILE PHOTO/ANDREW HARRER

U.S. budget gap set to top $1T in FY2020, two years...

WASHINGTON – The United States budget deficit is set to widen to $1 trillion by fiscal year 2020, two years sooner than previously estimated,...
THE CONGRESSIONAL BUDGET OFFICE estimated that the five-week partial federal shutdown will have cost the United States economy $3 billion. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/AL DRAGO

CBO sees Trump shutdown as an economic blip totaling $3B

NEW YORK - The five-week partial shutdown of the United States government will ultimately cost the world’s biggest economy just $3 billion, though the...
THE UNITED STATES budget deficit increased to $898 billion in the 11 months through August. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/ANDREW HARRER

U.S. budget deficit swells to $898B, topping forecast

NEW YORK - The United States budget deficit widened to $898 billion in the 11 months through August, exceeding the Congressional Budget Office’s forecast...
THE CONGRESSIONAL BUDGET OFFICE has estimated that the United States budget deficit will surpass $1 trillion by 2020. / BLOOMBERG FILE PHOTO/ANDREW HARRER

U.S. budget deficit to balloon to $1 trillion by 2020, CBO...

NEW YORK - The United States budget deficit will surpass $1 trillion by 2020, two years sooner than previously estimated, as tax cuts and...
THE SENATE GOP has revived its effort to repeal the Affordable Care Act but it running out of time to pass the measure with a simple majority. / BLOOMBERG FILE PHOTO/ANDREW HARRER

Senate GOP has 12 days to repeal ACA and no room...

NEW YORK - Senate Republicans making one last-ditch effort to repeal the Affordable Care Act have the daunting task of assembling 50 votes for...
THE CONGRESSIONAL BUDGET OFFICE estimates that cutting subsidies to the Affordable Care Act would raise total federal spending by billions of dollars over the next decade. / BLOOMBERG FILE PHOTO / KHOLOOD EID

Halting Obamacare subsidies would increase deficit, CBO says

NEW YORK – Health plan premiums for some in Obamacare will surge and the federal deficit will increase by almost $200 billion over a...
THE GOP WILL VOTE on several options to reform health care. The GOP's most comprehensive health bill overhaul failed to pass in a late night senate session on Tuesday by a significant margin. The Senate also voted against a full repeal. /BLOOMBERG FILE PHOTO/ANDREW HARRER

Obamacare repeal fails early in Senate’s health care debate

NEW YORK - The Senate rejected a simple repeal of Obamacare on Wednesday, still in the early stages of an unpredictable floor debate on...
THE MOST RECENT ITERATION of the GOP's proposed health bill would increase the number of uninsured by 22 million over a decade according to the Congressional Budget Office. / BLOOMBERG FILE PHOT/ANDREW HARRER

Senate’s latest health bill boosts uninsured by 22 million

NEW YORK - The latest plan by Senate Republicans to repeal and replace Obamacare would increase the number of uninsured Americans by 22 million...
SENATE MAJORITY LEADER, Mitch McConnell / BLOOMBERG FILE PHOTO/ANDREW HARRER

GOP’s Obamacare repeal would cut insured by 32 million, CBO says

WASHINGTON - A Republican fallback plan to repeal all of Obamacare without a replacement health program would lead to 32 million more people uninsured than under...
- Featured Event -

Latest News