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Federal health insurance aid in doubt for nearly 8 million

...uninsured adults declined by more than 10 million since the coverage launch. And updated estimates from the Congressional Budget Office this week show that the program is expected to cost about 11 percent less over the next decade.Nonetheless...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-03-10/federal-health-insurance-aid-in-doub
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Cal Thomas: Who are you calling stupid?

...out of context" - Gruber told his audience, "The bill was written in a tortured way to make sure the CBO (Congressional Budget Office) did not score the mandate as taxes. If CBO scored the mandate as taxes, the bill dies. OK, so it's...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-11-15/cal-thomas-who-are-you-calling-st
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What others say: No excuse for Alaska's 'Medicaid gap'

...and Obamacare in general are overly expensive and a "hot mess" has yet to be determined. The nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office forecast sizable savings for the country from the act - $124 billion over the 10 years after it was enacted...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-06-25/what-others-say-no-excuse-for-ala
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Fed caps fine for not buying health insurance

...researchers predict that about 4 million people, including dependents, could be hit with fines by 2016. The Congressional Budget Office had previously projected 6 million would pay fines, but dropped the estimate because more people will be exempt...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-07-24/fed-caps-fine-for-not-buying-health-
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What others say: Obamacare's confusing numbers

...Act by the end of 2015. That's several million fewer than most independent projections and those of the Congressional Budget Office, according to The New York Times. The CBO's estimate: 13 million in 2015.Anne Filipic, the president...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-11-18/what-others-say-obamacares-confus
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...billion defense budget for this year amounts to 3.5 percent of the size of the economy, according to the Congressional Budget Office, down from 5.4 percent of gross domestic product 40 years ago.Discretionary spending on nondefense programs...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-03-03-0
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State of the Union 2014

...alone get ahead. And too many still aren't working at all."Yet the nonpartisan Tax Foundation points to a Congressional Budget Office finding on income inequality: "Inequality today is slightly higher than the average of the past 30 years...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-02-01/state-of-the-union-2014
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The American system of oppression

...typical CEO makes 273 times more than his or her average workers. Between 1970 and 2007, according to the Congressional Budget Office, the very richest saw income growth of 275 percent - those at the bottom, just 18 percent. The gap keeps...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2013-12-10/the-american-system-of-oppression
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...now. For example, they may have gone from being laid off to working a low-paying or part-time job.The Congressional Budget Office predicts in about a decade the number of people using food stamps will drop to 34 million, or about 1 in every...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/2013-10-04-1
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Health care budget fact check

...been estimated by experts at the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office. Independent analysts find similar results...deficit he inherited was $1.4 trillion. The Congressional Budget Office recently estimated it will be $642 billion...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2013-09-30/health-care-budget-fact-check
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