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Mar 31, 2016 | Blog Paper | Health Care

CBO's New One-Stop Shop for Federal Spending on Health Insurance Coverage

CBO's March baseline is typically a brief update of budget projections for the next decade, but this year CBO has provided a new comprehensive...
Mar 29, 2016 | Blog Paper | Health Care

Provider Tax Limits Should Be On The Table for Medicaid Reform

Recently, the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities (CBPP) criticized the House Energy & Commerce (E&C) Committee for proposing to limit...

Maya MacGuineas: How House Republicans Could Attract Bipartisan Support on Entitlement Savings

Maya MacGuineas, president of the Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget and head of the Campaign to Fix the Debt, wrote a commentary that...
Mar 14, 2016 | Blog Paper | Health Care| Taxes

Two Committees Roll Out Mandatory Savings Package

Last week, two House Committees, Ways and Means and Energy and Commerce, released a package of bills that would reduce mandatory spending. The bills...
Mar 10, 2016 | Blog Paper | Health Care

Medicare to Test New Payment Models for Outpatient Drugs

Progress on policies to slow the growth of health care spending is expected to be slow in an election year, but this week, the Center for Medicare...

Four Fiscal FactChecks from the Past Month

As the 2016 Presidential primary season rolls on, CRFB continues to fact check the candidates on budget-related statements made during the campaign...