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.

February 15, 2012 Washington Now On "Automatic Pilot" ... Or, Rearranging Deck Chairs On The Titanic -- This Is The New Normal |
February 15, 2012 To Infinity and Beyond! This is the Debt Chart Obama and Geithner Should Be Ashamed Of | The Enterprise Blog
February 14, 2012 Congress May Skip Payroll Tax Showdown This Time | NPR
February 14, 2012 Congress Nears Deal to Extend Payroll Tax Cut, Jobless Benefits | McClatchy Newspapers
February 14, 2012 Editorial: Friday's WInners & Losers, Today | Statesman Journal
February 13, 2012 Budget Keeps Deficits Near $1 Trillion | MSNBC
February 13, 2012 Lawmakers Gear Up For Election-Year Battle Over Budget Deficit | Bloomberg
February 13, 2012 Fact Check: There are budget phantoms in the room | Star-Telegram
February 13, 2012 Athens on the Potomac | Chicago Tribune
February 13, 2012 Obama budget fails to tackle entitlements | CNN Money
February 13, 2012 A dose of reality on the budget | Washington Post
February 13, 2012 Deficit hawks are mixed on Obama budget's deficit reduction | Yahoo Finance
February 13, 2012 Milbank: As a budget writer, Obama whiffed | North County Times
February 13, 2012 Congressional negotiators reach tentative deal on payroll tax cut, jobless aid, Medicare money | Fox news
February 12, 2012 What You Need to Know About Obama's Budget Propsal | NBC Politics
February 12, 2012 Obama Setting Debt Record, Georgia GOP Says | PolitiFact
February 12, 2012 David M. Walker: Our Make-Believe Federal Budget | Politico
February 12, 2012 Obama's 2013 Budget: 'Decent' But Won't Solve Country's Huge Debt Problems Says Budget Experts | Yahoo Finance
February 12, 2012 Why Obama's Budget Doesn't Matter | US News & World Report
February 12, 2012 Editorial: Obama's Budget Plan Leaves Debt Bomb Ticking | USA Today
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