The Congressional Budget Office
Read Online

The Congressional Budget Office honest numbers, power, and policymaking by Philip G. Joyce

  • 345 Want to read
  • ·
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Georgetown University Press in Washington D.C .
Written in English


  • United States,
  • Budget,
  • United States. Congressional Budget Office

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementPhilip G. Joyce
SeriesAmerican governance and public policy series
LC ClassificationsHJ2051 .J69 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 250 p. ;
Number of Pages250
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25193081M
ISBN 101589017579
ISBN 109781589017573
LC Control Number2010037040

Download The Congressional Budget Office


  A combination of political history, economic history, and organizational development, The Congressional Budget Office offers an important, first book-length history of this influential agency. Congressional Budget Office: Potential Impacts of Climate Change in the United States. Buy it online 24/7 at GPO’s Online Bookstore; Buy it at GPO’s retail bookstore at North Capitol Street NW, Washington, DC , open Monday-Friday, 9am to 4pm, except Federal holidays, () Find it in a library. The Congressional Budget Office's Work in A Report to the Congress. Transparency at CBO: Future Plans and a Review of Federal Debt: A Primer. Legislation Enacted in the First Session of the th Congress That Affects Mandatory Spending or Revenues. CBO regularly publishes data to accompany some of its key reports. These data have been published in the Budget and Economic Outlook and Updates and in their associated supplemental material, except for that from the Long-Term Budget Outlook.

The Congressional Budget and Impoundment Control Act of (P.L. , 88 Stat. ) established the statutory basis for a congressional budget process, and provided for the annual adoption of a concurrent resolution on the budget as a mechanism for facilitating congressional budgetary decision making.   View by Chapter Each year, the Congressional Budget Office publishes a report presenting its projections of what federal deficits, debt, spending, and revenues would be for the next 30 years if current laws governing taxes and spending generally . Congressional Budget Office Defense Wide Budget Documentation DFAS Blue Book DoD Budget Execution DoD Budget Request Financial Management Operations FM (PDF) Glossary of Terms Used in Federal Budget Process (PDF) Legislative Activities at the New the congressional budget office’s budget and economic outlook hearing before the committee on the budget house of representatives one hundred HELD in WASHINGTON, DC, FEBRUARY 2, by Congressional Budget Office (U.S.) |

  CBO produces many reports that discuss options for changes in spending and taxes. For each Congress, CBO produces a report that brings together a wide range of options for reducing the deficit. The options are derived from many sources and, in keeping with CBO’s mandate to provide objective analysis without making recommendations, each option includes arguments for and against it. The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) is a federal agency within the legislative branch of the United States government that provides budget and economic information to Congress. Inspired by California's Legislative Analyst's Office that manages the state budget in a strictly nonpartisan fashion, the CBO was created as a nonpartisan agency by the Congressional Budget and Impoundment Control. : Congressional Budget Office: All Priced Publications: Long-Term Budget Outlook (): Congressional Budget Office, Army Department: Books. The Federal Budget Process is a good reference source of useful information about the making of the Federal budget. Why not five stars? First, the book is mostly a re-publication of standalone products from the Congressional Research Service (CRS) concerning the budget s: 7.