Testimony

Donald Marron's testimony before the Senate Committee on the Budget on reforming the tax code.

February 2, 2011
Donald Marron
Testimony

William Gale's testimony before the Senate Committee on Finance on tax reform options that promote retirement security.

September 15, 2011
William G. Gale
Testimony

Donald Marron's testimony before the House Subcommittee on Select Revenue Measures and the Subcommittee on Oversight of the Committee on Ways and Means on energy policy and tax reform.

September 22, 2011
Donald Marron
Testimony

Kim Rueben's testimony before the Senate Finance Committee on federal tax reform and what it means for the tax and fiscal policies of states.

April 25, 2012
Kim S. Rueben
Testimony

Henry J. Aaron testifies before the House Judiciary Committee, arguing that despite the relatively high levels of current government debt and the budget challenges that the nation faces in the future, instituting a federal balanced budget amendment would negatively impact the economy and...

July 25, 2014
Henry J. Aaron
Testimony

Urban Institute president, Robert Reischauer, testifies before Congress on some of the challenges facing the Congress as it makes its decisions about the fiscal 2003 budget.

January 29, 2002
Robert D. Reischauer
Testimony

Since Social Security was first enacted, vast changes have occurred in the economic and social circumstances of the nation. In testimony before the U.S. House Committee on Ways and Means, senior fellow Eugene Steuerle addresses Social Security reform and related budget pressures. He presents an...

May 12, 2005
C. Eugene Steuerle
Testimony

The testimony discusses the usefulness of dynamic analysis and dynamic scoring for the policymaking process. Burman concludes that dynamic scoring is not feasible because of lack of knowledge about how deficits will be offset, uncertainty about key parameters in economic models, and inherent...

September 13, 2006
Leonard E. Burman
Testimony

With rapid increases in entitlement spending just over the horizon, now is the time to get deficits down and national saving up, senior fellow Edward Gramlich told the House Budget Committee.

January 23, 2007
Edward Gramlich
Testimony

In testimony before the U.S. Senate Budget Committee, senior fellow C. Eugene Steuerle explained how, in recent decades, the government has wound a straightjacket around federal spending and tax subsidies. The main culprits have been in the broad areas of retirement, health, and taxation. Left...

January 30, 2007
C. Eugene Steuerle