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New year brings minimum wage hikes for Americans in 14 states | Reuters

Jan 02, 2016

New year brings minimum wage hikes for Americans in 14 states | Reuters

-partisan Congressional Budget Office estimated 2014 federal proposal would have raised the wages of 16.5 million Americans and lifted 900,000 of them out of poverty but
US' August budget deficit drops 50% to $64.4 billion on payments benefit in July

Sep 12, 2015

US' August budget deficit drops 50% to $64.4 billion on payments benefit in July

Congressional Budget Office is forecasting that the deficit for the full year will drop to $426 billion, down 11.8 percent from the previous year as a stronger
U.S. releases low 2015 Obamacare enrollment forecast

Nov 11, 2014

U.S. releases low 2015 Obamacare enrollment forecast

a Congressional Budget Office forecast of 13 million enrollees, reflects the government's latest thinking about new enrollees and returning customers
If it's Saturday, it's time for Obama to talk up the minimum wage

Apr 26, 2014

If it's Saturday, it's time for Obama to talk up the minimum wage

is posted online.The measure is unlikely to pass Congress. Republicans argue it would kill jobs, pointing to a non-partisan Congressional Budget Office
Obamacare to cut equivalent of nearly 2 million jobs report

Feb 05, 2014

Obamacare to cut equivalent of nearly 2 million jobs report

Congressional Budget Office said on Tuesday, prompting Republicans to paint the law as bad medicine for the US economy.In its latest US fiscal outlook, the
Amid Obamacare late rush, government says 'don't worry'

Dec 25, 2013

Amid Obamacare late rush, government says 'don't worry'

consumers to make it financially viable. The Congressional Budget Office forecast 7 million people would sign up by March 31, the last date to get coverage in
US economy expands at 4.1% in July-Sept period

Dec 21, 2013

US economy expands at 4.1% in July-Sept period

that took effect last January and the government's across-the-board spending cuts. The Congressional Budget Office has estimated those two factors shaved
Obama launches programme to hard sell healthcare overhaul

Dec 04, 2013

Obama launches programme to hard sell healthcare overhaul

it's questionable whether the program will reach the 7 million sign-ups predicted by the Congressional Budget Office during the signup period that runs
Obama talks to health insurance cos in efforts to fix healthcare rollout

Oct 24, 2013

Obama talks to health insurance cos in efforts to fix healthcare rollout

whether the problems should lead to a delay of the individual requirement that every American have insurance or pay a tax penalty. The Congressional Budget
US debt ceiling crisis may start quiet but chaos will ripple through global mkts

Oct 15, 2013

US debt ceiling crisis may start quiet but chaos will ripple through global mkts

.The Congressional Budget Office estimates Washington would start missing payments between October 22 and the end of the month. America could miss a $12 billion