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