Health Care Primer
The United States health care system is larger than the gross domestic product of all but five other nations.
President Donald Trump’s proposed budget cuts to federal agencies are about to strike out in Congress again.
Drawing on recently released projections, the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) reiterated on Monday that federal spending on Social Security and health care is on track to increase signi
Last week the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced its second major move towards “bundled payments” in Medicare.
In the midst of a “bleak” time for the nation’s long-term finances, Phil LaRue, The Concord Coalition’s director of government relations, recently noted three small signs of fiscal life in Washington.
The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) and the Social Security and Medicare trustees continue to point out the dangerous consequences of continued failure to put federal finances on a sustainable path. But some lawmakers and candidates are promising large new tax cuts or benefit increases without considering their costs, LaRue writes in a blog post.