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No Score, No Vote

For Immediate Release The House apparently intends to vote on the latest version of the Build Back Better Act as soon as this week, despite that fact...

Reconciliation May Deliver a Tax Cut to the Rich

While much of the discussion surrounding the Build Back Better reconciliation package has focused on tax increases on the rich , the final...

What's in the Latest Build Back Better Framework?

We have published an full estimate of the House's Build Back Better Act based on CBO's scores of the bill here . The White House has announced an...

New Build Back Better Framework Relies Too Heavily on Gimmicks

For Immediate Release Today, the White House released an updated framework for its Build Back Better plan. The framework proposes $1.85 trillion of...

Could Reconciliation Deliver a Tax Cut to the Rich?

Note: This analysis was updated for new data and details on October 29, 2021. See the updated analysis here. While much of the discussion surrounding...

Treasury: 2021 Deficit Was $2.8 Trillion

The Treasury Department released its final Monthly Treasury Statement for Fiscal Year (FY) 2021, showing a $2.8 trillion deficit for the year and...

Don’t Take Reconciliation Offsets Off the Table

For Immediate Release As lawmakers continue to negotiate their Build Back Better reconciliation plan, reports indicate growing objections to a number...

A $2.8 Trillion Budget Deficit

For Immediate Release The Congressional Budget Office released its final monthly budget review of fiscal year (FY) 2021 today, concluding the budget...

FY 2022 Reconciliation Tracker

Last Updated: 11/19/2021 Budget reconciliation is underway ( read more about the full process here ), with House and Senate lawmakers crafting a...