Fixing the Budget Process and Restoring Stability to Government Operations, Hearing Before the Committee on the Budget, U.S. Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, Second Session, April 20, 2016 [open pdf - 674KB]
This testimony compilation is from the April 20, 2016 hearing, "Fixing the Budget Process and Restoring Stability to Government Operations," before the U.S. Senate Committee on the Budget. From the opening statement of Kevin A. Hassett: "Chairman Enzi, and Members of the Committee, I thank you for inviting me to talk about the negative effects of uncertainty and dysfunction in the budget process. In my testimony, I will discuss the latest economic research investigating the impact of uncertainty on the overall economy, and relate uncertainty about the budget to this literature." Statements, letters, and materials submitted for the record include those of the following: Kevin Hassett, Phillip Joyce, and Norman Ornstein.
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