10 Things to Know about CBO Congressional Budget Office

 1. Lawmakers created CBO to give the Congress a stronger role in budget matters. CBO was established under the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 to provide objective, nonpartisan information that would support the budget process. CBO’s mission is to help the Congress make effective budget and economic policy. In carrying out that mission, the agency … Continue reading 10 Things to Know about CBO Congressional Budget Office