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Budget Projections

Long-Term Budget Outlook Challenging But Manageable, New CBO Report Confirms

Paul N. Van de Water | Posted 11.17.2013 | Politics
Paul N. Van de Water

The Congressional Budget Office's new long-term budget projections show that putting the budget on a sustainable long-term course remains challenging but is significantly more manageable than in previous projections.

Budget Forecast Optimism: In Last 30 Years, 80 Percent Of Four-Year Federal Budget Projections Have Been Too Optimistic: Study | CATHERINE RAMPELL | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Something to keep in mind when reading about the president's budget projections: They are almost always wrong. And not surprisingly, the estimates usu...

Obama Revises 10-Year Budget Deficit Up To $9 Trillion | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The Obama administration will increase its 10-year budget deficit projection to roughly $9 trillion from $7.108 trillion in a report next week, a seni...