Catastrophic Budget Failure


Publication Date: July 2009

Publisher: Tax Policy Center

Author(s): Leonard E. Burman

Research Area: Economics

Keywords: Fiscal future; Tax Policy

Type: Report

Abstract:

In a Washington Times op-ed, Len Burman explains why even this gloom-and-doom outlook is "wildly over-optimistic." The latest CBO budget outlook predicts a bleak scenario if we don't change our current policies.