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First Thoughts on the CBO Score

March 18, 2010 Politisite 0

Megan McArdle at The Atlantic see’s it this way 1)  Thanks to reconciliation instructions, they needed to improve the budget impact by at least $1 billion in the sidecar.  They improved it by exactly $1 billion.  Which goes back to what I’ve now said several times: the CBO process has now been so thoroughly gamed that it’s useless. 2)  The proposed changes increase spending dramatically, most heavily concentrated in the […]