Gov Actually Episode 14: Everything you need to know about CBO
Launched in 1975, the CBO serves as an independent office analyzing and "scoring" budgetary and economic issues for congressional legislation.
Modernization bill gets new $500M price tag prior to House vote
The Congressional Budget Office issued a cost estimate of $500 million over a five-year window for the bill by Rep. Will Hurd, R-Texas.
Hurd: Multibillion-dollar cost estimate hampering tech bill
Congress’ budget analysts are saying the most recent bill designed to modernize legacy systems would cost billions of dollars — a roadblock that even the bill’s author has said will make it virtually impossible to pass the legislation in the few remaining days Congress is in session.