Congressional Budget Office on Townhall

Sarah Jean Seman - Tue Feb 4

Flashforward nine years—at this point, Obamacare will have cost the nation $1.3 trillion, according to the Congressional Budget Office. However, most Americans predict the bill will gouge an even larger hole in the nation’s pocket. ... more

Ed Feulner - Fri Mar 29

Three years old, eh? Well, with any luck, you’ll leave here with a clean bill of … uh-oh. I can see one problem already. Have you seen these tax hikes? ... more

Kevin Glass - Thu Feb 21

Donald Lambro - Fri Feb 8

The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) released a gloomy report this week about the government's debt and the ailing economy. And it's worse than the Obama administration has led us to believe. ... more

America - Fri Jan 18

U.S. taxpayers have forked over nearly $4 billion to foreign-owned companies as part of a stimulus program that pays cash grants to green-energy firms, according to a newly released congressional report. ... more

New York, NY - Thu Mar 15

The Congressional Budget Office, in their updated budget outlook, increased their estimate of how much Obamacare will cost taxpayers. ... more

New York, NY - Thu Mar 15

The Congressional Budget Office, in their updated budget outlook, increased their estimate of how much Obamacare will cost taxpayers. ... more

Daniel J. Mitchell - Wed Feb 1

Balancing the budget doesn’t require any tax increases. Not does it require big spending cuts (though that would be a very good idea). ... more

Political Calculations - Sat Nov 5

The reason we find that conclusion to be significant is because the Taxpayer Relief Act of 1997 left dividend tax rates unchanged - they continued to be taxed at the same rates as regular income in the United States, which provided a powerful incentive for investors to treat the two kinds of stocks very differently, favoring the low-to-no dividend paying stocks over those that paid out more significant dividends. ... more

David Harsanyi - Wed Nov 2

A person can't go but a few clicks on the Internet these days without tripping over some shocking item about the "explosion" of income inequality that has, like the dark smog of capitalistic excess, been choking the life out of this unjust nation. ... more

Robert Knight - Tue Nov 1

Liberal press bias has been so stark and the lying by omission so blatant that it's time to take stock again. ... more