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The President's FY 2017 Budget Series


Policymakers Should Reform Student Loan Programs

Lawmakers will need offsets to keep year-end legislation from
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OMB’s Mid-Session Review Confirms Growing Deficits Ahead

The Office of Management and Budget (OMB) released today the
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CBO Estimates Economic Effects of the President's Final Budget

In addition to producing its own estimate of the budgetary effects o
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Breaking Down CBO's Analysis of the President's Budget

The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) released its own estimate of
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CBO Releases Its Own Take on the President's Budget

The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) today released its analysis of the Fiscal Year 2017 President's budget, finding that under the President...
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Viewing the President's Budget Through a CBO Lens

The President’s Budget relies on assumptions from the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), but we estimate that when it is estimated by the...
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Why the President's Last Budget Will Matter

With the release of the President's FY 2017 budget, it is common for reporters and observers to say that the budget is dead on arrival on Capitol...
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What's New in the President's FY 2017 Budget

The final budget of the Obama Presidency continues a mix of long-standing policies (including a few that have been in all eight budgets) and policies...
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CRFB Publishes Paper on President's FY 2017 Budget

President Obama released his final budget proposal yesterday, and we released a short paper that analyzes its major policy proposals. This...