U.S. Budget Watch is a historical project of the Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget, which provided analysis around the 2008 and 2012 presidential campaigns. This site is not regularly updated.


The items below reflect recent articles that quote or feature CRFB staff and board members.

August 21, 2012 Congress Will Decide to 'Punt Again' or Go 'Off Cliff' to Fix Budget Deficit | PBS
August 21, 2012 CBO Warns of Recession, $1.1 Trillion Deficit | Bloomberg TV (Video)
August 20, 2012 Politicians, Official Talk About Fiscal Cliff | Idaho State Journal
August 20, 2012 Connie Mack Said Bill Nelson Voted to Raise Taxes 150 Times | Politifact Florida
August 20, 2012 Crapo: Massive Federal Debt Puts American Dream on the Line | Idaho Reporter
August 20, 2012 Politicians, Official Talk about 'Fiscal Cliff' | Idaho State Journal
August 20, 2012 Stebbins: Fixing Our Debt is a Priority | Miami Herald
August 19, 2012 'Mediscare' Tactics | Buffalo News
August 16, 2012 Walker: Baby Boomer Pension Troubles | Politico
August 16, 2012 Petition Drive Shows Level of Interest in "Fix the Debt" | US Daily Review
August 16, 2012 Crapo, Simpson Host Debt Discussion | The Lewiston Tribune Online
August 15, 2012 Mitt Romney and Extreme Fiscal Policy | New York Times
August 15, 2012 MacGuineas: 'Fix the Debt' Campaign Comes to Idaho | CDA Press
August 15, 2012 The Brian Lehrer Show: Paul Ryan's Budgets | Roadmap vs. Path (Audio)
August 15, 2012 Crapo, Simpson to Host Public Discussion on Debt Monday in Boise | The Spokesman Review
August 15, 2012 92,000 Americans Sign Debt Petition in One Week | PR Newswire
August 15, 2012 Letter: Don't Let Your Vote Be Bought | Wicked Local Marblehead
August 15, 2012 Johnson: An Open Letter to U.S. Fund Shareholders Regarding the U.S. Debt | Franklin Templeton Investments
August 15, 2012 Romney Campaign on the Tax Policy Center Study: "Objective, Third-Party Analysis" | Econbrowser
August 14, 2012 Websites that help sort fact from fiction | Boston Globe
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