The Missing "Doc Fix"
Non-Coverage Spending in the Senate Bill
Adding 2020 to the Cost Estimate
The CLASS Act Gimmick
The True 10-Year Window
The Certainty of Future of Entitlement Expansions
Highly Questionable Tax Increases and Medicare Cuts
Making Matters Worse
By James C. Capretta
James C. Capretta served in the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) during the Bush Administration and is a Fellow in the Economics and Ethics Program of the Ethics and Public Policy Center.