CBO not so subtly suggests a carbon tax

Business | Michael Bastasch
Hardy, har, har. (REUTERS/Larry Downing)

See how much it will raise

How much a carbon tax would cut the deficit

Business | Michael Bastasch
USA Carbon Coal

It’s an option

How much would delaying the individual mandate save?

Daily Caller News Foundation | Sarah Hurtubise

Obamacare employer mandate already put off

The Congressional Budget Office's broken balance sheet

Opinion | Dr. Charmaine Yoest
Roe v Wade Abortion Anniversary.JPEG

No, limiting late-term abortions won’t run up the budget deficit.

CBO says immigration bill aids investors, not wage earners

Politics | Neil Munro
Fairway IPO.JPEG

Bill to drive down wages for low-skill Americans, increasing income inequality

CBO: Budget deficit $601 billion in first half of fiscal year

Business | Betsi Fores

‘It’s bad but not as bad as last year’

CBO: Most energy tax subsidies go toward green energy

Business | Michael Bastasch
Barack Obama

Energy industry tax breaks have become a hot-button issue

GAO report says Obamacare not paid for, despite presidential promise

Politics | Brendan Thomas
Health Care Law

Sessions says report reveals ‘dramatic falsehoods’ of Obamacare boosters

CBO: Unemployment to remain above 7.5 percent until 2014

Politics | Neil Munro
Barack Obama

Non-partisan office predicts slow economic growth all year

Stunning new numbers forecast debt explosion by 2023 - TheDCNF

Daily Caller News Foundation | Betsi Fores

‘If current laws remain in place, debt will equal 77 percent of GDP’

CBO: Deficit tops $1 trillion for fourth year - TheDCNF

Daily Caller News Foundation | Betsi Fores
Budget Deficit

Obama had promised to cut deficit in half by the end of term

The US government's obsolete and dysfunctional spectrum management - TheDC

Opinion | Scott Cleland
Dish Network Blockbuster

There is no accountable federal manager of radio spectrum.

Congressional Budget Office warns of Social Security insolvency by 2033 - TheDCNF

Daily Caller News Foundation | Betsi Fores
US Social Security COLA

Program continues to spend more than it takes in as Baby Boomers retire

CBO: Even with subsidy electric cars are still uncompetitive - TheDCNF

Business | Michael Bastasch
Obama volt

Subsidies must increase 50-60 percent to make eco-friendly cars competitive, report finds

CBO: Number of people required to pay Obamacare penalty increases - TheDCNF

Daily Caller News Foundation | Michael Bastasch
roberts obama

Six million people will be fined by the government for not having health insurance, the CBO estimates

Studies support Romney's concern about government dependence - TheDCNF

Daily Caller News Foundation | Betsi Fores
Romney 2012

Over 70 percent of government spending goes to what Heritage describes as ‘dependence programs’

CBO: $1.17 trillion deficit for first eleven months in 2012 - TheDCNF

Daily Caller News Foundation | Betsi Fores

‘Our problem is we spend too much money,’ Paul Ryan says

CBO: Recession likely if no 'fiscal cliff' agreement - AP

Business | Paul Conner (admin)
Democrats State of the Union

‘I think the stakes of fiscal policy are very high right now’

CBO transparency push isn't political

Opinion | Rep. Tim Murphy

The CBO Transparency Act would require the Congressional Budget Office to release information and data used in bill scoring.

Former CBO director defends agency against transparency push - TheDCNF

Daily Caller News Foundation | Betsi Fores

CBO wouldn’t be able to do its job without some measure of secrecy, says one-time boss of congressional scoring outfit