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Bernstein: Trump’s Budget Wouldn’t Develop the Workforce

June 15, 2017

The White House has deemed this "workforce development week," but President Trump's budget would drastically cut many job training and education programs and would fail to create new job opportunities, CBPP Senior Fellow Jared Bernstein...

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June 9, 2017

This week at CBPP, we focused on health care, state budgets and taxes, the federal budget and taxes, food assistance, housing, and the economy.

  • On health care, Hannah Katch affirmed that the House Republican bill’s proposal to convert Medicaid into a per
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Delaying End of Higher Federal Funding for ACA Medicaid Expansion Enrollees Wouldn't Mitigate Eventual Harm

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June 2, 2017

This week at CBPP, we focused on health care, the federal budget and taxes, family income support, food assistance, housing, and the economy.

  • On health care, Aviva Aron-Dine emphasized that the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) correctly predicted the Affordable Care Act’s (ACA
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Three-Fifths of Cuts in Trump Budget Come in Low- and Moderate-Income Programs

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May 26, 2017

This week at CBPP, we focused on the federal budget, health care, food assistance, federal taxes, state budgets and taxes, Social Security, housing, and family income support.

  • On the federal budget, Robert Greenstein’s statement on the President’s 2018 budget emphasized
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Gap Between Trump and CBO Economic Growth Forecasts is Unprecedented

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May 19, 2017

This week at CBPP, we focused on health care, the federal budget, federal taxes, housing, and state budgets and taxes.

  • On health care, Jesse Cross-Call, Tara Straw, Arloc Sherman, and Matt Broaddus found that the House-passed health bill would have devastating
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12 of the 15 States with Biggest Increase in Out-of-Pocket Costs Under House Health Bill Have Significant Rural Populations

U.S. $26 Billion Short of “Fair Share” for Development Aid Yet Trump Proposing Big Cuts

May 19, 2017

To justify his proposed cuts to development and humanitarian aid, President Trump has implied that the United States now contributes more than its “fair share” of foreign aid. Yet the United States already falls far short of meeting the most commonly used fair-share standard, CBPP Senior Fellow Isaac Shapiro and the Center for Global Development’s Director of the US Development Policy...

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May 12, 2017

This week at CBPP, we focused on health care, Social Security, food assistance, housing, and the federal budget.

  • On health care, Sarah Lueck listed four requirements that any Senate health care bill must meet to pass the “Kimmel Test”
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May 5, 2017

This week at CBPP, we focused on health care, state budgets and taxes, the federal budget and taxes, housing, Social Security, and the economy.

  • On health care, Aviva Aron-Dine pointed out that the addition of $8 billion to the House Republican
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Alaska Consumers Would See by Far Largest Increase in Health Care Costs Under House Bill

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April 28, 2017

This week at CBPP we focused on federal taxes, health care, the federal budget, state budgets and taxes, food assistance, housing, and the economy.

  • On federal taxes, ahead of the announcement of President Trump’s tax plan, Chye-Ching Huang rounded up key tax policy resources and Chuck
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Cutting Corporate Tax Rates Mostly Benefits Those at the Top

Roundup: The House GOP Health Bill’s Flaws Remain

April 28, 2017

The latest version of the House Republican bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA) would gut protections for people with pre-existing conditions, while making no changes to address the flaws in the underlying bill, we explained yesterday. Here are some key...

What Hasn't Changed in the New House ACA Repeal Bill

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