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Oct 20, 2021 | Budget Process

Congress Should Reject the Extenders Approach to Build Back Better

For Immediate Release According to news reports, the White House is floating a new framework for its Build Back...
Oct 8, 2021 | Budgets & Projections

A $2.8 Trillion Budget Deficit

For Immediate Release The Congressional Budget Office released its ...
Oct 6, 2021 | Budget Process

Reconciliation Requires Tradeoffs, Not Gimmicks

For Immediate Release Policymakers are reportedly seeking to shrink the “Build Back Better” reconciliation plan from a...
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No Score, No Vote: House Should Not Vote on Reconciliation Without a Score

For Immediate Release Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) recently ...
Sep 15, 2021 | Taxes

SALT Cap Repeal Does Not Belong in Reconciliation

For Immediate Release Though the recent draft tax legislation ...
Sep 9, 2021 | Budgets & Projections

CBO Reports $173 Billion Deficit for August

The United States borrowed over $2.7 trillion in the first 11 months of fiscal year 2021, including $173 billion...
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Sep 9, 2021 | Budgets & Projections

Responsibly Raising the Debt Limit

Yesterday, Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen ...
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Sep 7, 2021 | Budgets & Projections

Keeping Offsets on the Table

As lawmakers work to put together a reconciliation package that could include up to $3.5 trillion of gross spending and tax breaks, resistance...
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Trustees Show Limited Time to Save Social Security and Medicare

Today, the Social Security and Medicare Trustees released their annual reports on the state of the trust funds. The Trustees find that...
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Aug 23, 2021 | Budgets & Projections

House Should Not Authorize Trillions of Borrowing

The House is expected to vote this week on a Senate-passed budget resolution for Fiscal Year 2022 that would allow up...

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