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 25, 2011 Letter to the Editor: Let Tax Cuts Expire, Increase Medicare Premiums | Washington Post
August 24, 2011 CBO Issued Its August Update Today Showing A Slightly Improved Deficit Outlook | Capital Gains and Games
August 24, 2011 Turner and Weprin Debate in NY-9, Casting Each Other in 2D | The Empire
August 22, 2011 Toomey in Spotlight With Deficit Panel | Philadelphia Tribune
August 22, 2011 Winds of Change | Paisley Financial Macroeconomic Outlook
August 21, 2011 Analysts: Debt Deal Not Up to the Job | New York Post
August 19, 2011 Press Release: Business Roundtable to Host Top Budget, Policy Experts for Forum on ‘Supercommittee’ | Business Roundtable
August 19, 2011 Editorial: Readers’ Budget Plans are Instructive for Politicians | Washington Post
August 19, 2011 Letter to the Editor: What Kind of Country Do We Want? | Washington Post
August 18, 2011 Sen. Rob Portman Says U.S. Debt Now Matches Size of GDP | PolitiFact
August 16, 2011 Editorial: Presidential Candidates--Show Us Your Budget Plan | Washington Post
August 16, 2011 Raising Medicare's Retirement Age Won't Save That Much Money. It's Still A Good Idea. | Reason Magazine
August 15, 2011 Obama Talks Up Entitlement Changes as Dems Resist | Fox News
August 15, 2011 Raising Taxes on Wealthy Won't Work | PBS Nightly Business Report
August 13, 2011 Worries About Government Borrowing Stir Markets | VOA News
August 12, 2011 Bill Frenzel: Super Committee Can't Tackle Real Debt Problem | CNN Opinion
August 12, 2011 ‘Maple Leaf Miracle’: How Canada and Four Other Countries Regained AAA Ratings| Washington Post
August 11, 2011 Marc Goldwein: Drawing a AAA-Road Map for Post-Downgrade America | The Atlantic
August 11, 2011 Tom Tauke: Grow Baby Grow! | Verizon Policy Blog
August 11, 2011 Howard Gleckman: How Congress Can Cap Tax Breaks | VOA News
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