The National Taxpayers Union (NTU), released an Issue Brief, “Congressional Budget Office Estimates of Major Health Care Reforms” that focuses on the “immense amount of influence that the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) exerts on the legislative process”.
The Issue Brief details the CBO’s track record and uneven reliability when it comes to providing estimates, and investigates past CBO activity in major health reform efforts in particular. To read the press release announcing the Issue Brief, click here.
Also today, NTU Director of Research Demian Brady released additional commentary on the CBO’s coverage estimates, shedding light on assumptions and clarifying key points. Click here to view this “Quick Take on CBO’s Coverage Estimates.”