Hillary Clinton

Hillary Clinton was the Democratic nominee in the 2016 presidential election, which she lost on November 8, 2016 to Donald Trump. She is a former Secretary of State and U.S. Senator from New York. Her running mate was Virginia senator and former governor Tim Kaine.

Donald Trump
May 23, 2016 | Blog Paper Press Release | Taxes

How Much Do Donald Trump's Tax Cuts for Millionaires Cost?

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton recently released a fact sheet on her campaign website that criticizes...
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Debt Will Rise Under the Next President

Our recent updates and analyses of the fiscal policies of Secretary Clinton, Senator Sanders, and Donald Trump show that debt would rise from today...
Secretary Clinton
May 2, 2016 | Blog Paper Press Release

Adding Up Secretary Clinton's Campaign Proposals So Far

NOTE: This version of this analysis is now out of date. The most current version of the analysis can be found in our paper "Promises and Price...
Apr 26, 2016 | Blog Paper Press Release

CRFB Mentioned in Three Presidential Debates

The Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget has been mentioned by name in three presidential debates over the past few months. This is a good sign...

How Much Will Government Spend Under the Next President?

One interesting metric of any budget plan is how much it would increase or reduce federal spending. According to our latest estimates, all...
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Would Sen. Sanders Increase the Government by 40%?

During the Democratic debate on February 11th, Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said that Senator Bernie Sanders’s plans would...
Secretary Clinton
Feb 4, 2016 | Blog Paper Press Release | Taxes

Clinton's Taxes on the Wealthy, Explained

Democratic presidential candidate and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has proposed several new taxes that would raise taxes on the wealthy...
Secretary Clinton

Hillary Clinton Releases Infrastructure Plan

This blog is part of a series of "Policy Explainers" for the 2016 presidential election, where we explain some of the candidates' policy proposals...

Clinton's College Affordability Proposal, Explained

One of Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton's first major policy proposals focused on college affordability. Called the "New...
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Sanders and Clinton Release Plans to Tackle Prescription Drug Costs

Over the past few weeks, the two leading Democratic candidates for President, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Senator...