Basics of Budget Reconciliation and the Connection to Health Policy

Key Resources

(listed chronologically, beginning with the most recent)

“S.Con.Res.5: The Budget Resolution FY2021.” Lynch, M., Saturno, J. Congressional Research Services. February 8, 2021. Available at http://allh.us/Nqrp.

“McDermott+ Healthcare Preview: Week of February 8.” McDermott+Consulting. February 8, 2021. Available at http://allh.us/P84x.

“The Role of Reconciliation in Advancing President Biden’s Health Agenda.” Egge, S., Fowler, E., Nuzum, R. The Commonwealth Fund. February 5, 2021. Available at http://allh.us/3BbT.

“The Budget Reconciliation Process: Stages of Consideration.” Lynch, M., Saturno, J. Congressional Research Service. January 25, 2021. Available at http://allh.us/EXMA.

“Budget Reconciliation: The Basics.” U.S. House of Representatives Committee on the Budget. October 28, 2020. Available at http://allh.us/nTmX.

“The Budget Reconciliation Process: Timing of Legislative Action.” Lynch, M. Congressional Research Service. February 23, 2016. Available at http://allh.us/Whyk.

“The Budget Reconciliation Process: The Senate’s ‘Byrd Rule’.” Keith, R. Congressional Research Service. July 2, 2010. Available at http://allh.us/HCwf.

Additional Resources

“Financial Services Report 2/8.” Thorn Run Partners. February 8, 2021. Available at http://allh.us/nVa3.

“9 Questions About Budget Reconciliation You Were Too Afraid to Ask.” Scott, D. Vox. January 25, 2021. Available at http://allh.us/u7Eb.

“Reconciliation 101.” Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget. January 22, 2021. Available at http://allh.us/nH9T.

“Introduction to Budget ‘Reconciliation’.” Kogan, R., Reich, D. Center on Budget and Policy Priorities. January 21, 2021. Available at http://allh.us/VTeA.

“Introduction to The Federal Budget Process.” Saturno, J. Congressional Research Services. February 26, 2020. Available at http://allh.us/pEf6.

“Heritage Explains: Budget Reconciliation.” Heritage Foundation. 2017. Available at http://allh.us/upQn.

“Medicaid and the Budget Reconciliation Debate.” Rosenbaum, S., Rothenberg, S., Gunsalus, R. The Commonwealth Fund. January 7, 2016. Available at http://allh.us/Ujc7.

“The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly of the Budget Conference.” Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget. April 29, 2015. Available at http://allh.us/VG8c.

“Budget Reconciliation Measures Enacted Into Law: 1980-2010.” Lynch, M. Congressional Research Services. September 2, 2010. Available at http://allh.us/R3Qu.