Freedom Caucus Hopes To Shrink CBO, Let Think Tanks Score Budget Bills

Politics | Thomas Phippen
Rep. Mark Meadows (R-NC), House Freedom Caucus Chairman, speaks to reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., May 23, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

‘There’s plenty of think tanks that are out there’

CBO Pushes Back Date For Updated Obamacare Repeal Score

Politics | Juliegrace Brufke
WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 13: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) speaks during a weekly press conference following a policy luncheon on Capitol Hill on June 13, 2017 in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Zach Gibson/Getty Images)

The vote won’t happen next week

White House Hits Back At CBO

Politics | Alex Pfeiffer
U.S. President Donald Trump gestures at the Infrastructure Summit with Governors and Mayors at the White House in Washington, U.S., June 8, 2017. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas

‘The CBO has consistently proven it cannot accurately predict’

24 Years Of Deception: Health 'Reform' And The CBO's Report

Opinion | Steven Weissman
Stethoscope

Medical providers need toplay by the same rules that apply to all other sellers of consumer services.

CBO Score: AHCA Could Lower Premiums

Politics | Robert Donachie
U.S. Speaker of the House Paul Ryan speaks to the media about the American Health Care Act at the Capitol in Washington, D.C., U.S. March 15, 2017. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein - RTX317VW

‘Some 23 million Americans would lose health insurance coverage by 2026’

Tactical Nuclear Option Inside Reconciliation

Opinion | Larry Kudlow
U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during a joint news conference with Jordan's King Abdullah (not pictured) in the Rose Garden after their meeting at the White House in Washington, U.S., April 5, 2017. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas

With dynamic scoring, the Trump tax cuts would sail right through.

Brady: We Expect New CBO Score Before Obamacare Repeal Bill Hits The Floor

Politics | Juliegrace Brufke
Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee Kevin Brady (R-TX) sits during the markup of the American Health Care Act, the Republican replacement to Obamacare, on Capitol Hill in Washington

‘We’re exploring ways to make sure the tax credit is user friendly’

Bernie Sanders: 'Thousands Of Americans Will Die' If Trump-Backed Health Bill Passes

Politics | Derek Hunter

‘That’s what this legislation is about and it must be defeated’

CBO Unveils Obamacare Replacement Report

Politics | Juliegrace Brufke
WASHINGTON, DC - FEBRUARY 28: Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (C) (R-WI) departs a press conference following a meeting of House Republicans at the U.S. Capitol on February 28, 2017 in Washington, DC. Ryan answered a range of questions on topics including health care and alleged Russian contact with the campaign of U.S. President Donald Trump. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

‘When people have more choices, costs go down’

CPAC Panel: Ethanol Regs Aren't Helping Corn Belt Economies

Energy | Andrew Follett
Corn generated ethanol biofuel with test tubes on white background. Shutterstock.com/ThamKC

‘Per capita income fell more in Corn Belt counties than in others’

Consumer Spending Surged After Trump Defeated Clinton

Business | Robert Donachie
U.S. President Donald Trump waits to speak by phone with the Saudi Arabia's King Salman in the Oval Office at the White House in Washington, U.S. January 29, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

More money in the pockets means more money to spend

Here's How Much Trump's Navy Could Cost

US | Thomas Phippen
The littoral combat ship USS Independence sails in circles off the coast of San Diego, Calif. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Daniel M. Young/Released)

‘Might be difficult under current law’

EXCLUSIVE: EPA Won't Come Close To Meeting Federal Ethanol Law

Energy | Andrew Follett
A worker pumps gasoline blended with 10% ethanol at the UPI Energy gas station in Chatham, Ontario, April 11, 2008. (REUTERS/Mark Blinch)

‘The EPA is setting targets then not meeting them’

Gov't Admits Ethanol Mandates Are Expensive And Failing

Energy | Andrew Follett
A worker pumps gasoline blended with 10% ethanol at the UPI Energy gas station in Chatham, Ontario, April 11, 2008. (REUTERS/Mark Blinch)

‘Not nearly enough of this fuel to meet the program’s targets’

Here's How Ethanol COSTS Farmers At Least $57 BILLION

Energy | Andrew Follett
Chicken are pictured at a poultry factory in Lapa city, Parana state, Brazil, May 31, 2016. REUTERS/Rodolfo Buhrer - RTX2FFRQ

Ethanol mandates destroyed at least 12 chicken companies

Government Overrules British Fracking Ban

Energy | Andrew Follett
Actress Daryl Hannah (C) joins protesters with Americans Against Fracking during a noon time protest in front of the White House in Washington, August 22, 2013. The group is urging U.S. President Barack Obama to ban hydraulic fracturing on public lands. REUTERS/Larry Downing

‘We have assessed everything; noise, traffic, water, emissions, etc.’

Study: Fed Supported Biofuels Actually INCREASE CO2 Emissions

Energy | Andrew Follett
A worker pumps gasoline blended with 10% ethanol at the UPI Energy gas station in Chatham, Ontario, April 11, 2008. (REUTERS/Mark Blinch)

‘It turns out that biofuels are worse [for the planet] than gasoline’