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.


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July 27, 2011 How Boehner Got A Fractured GOP To Back His Plan | NPR
July 27, 2011 Debt Simulator Stumps Students |
July 27, 2011 Bernanke May Need to Stay ‘Above Politics’ in Standoff Over Debt Ceiling | Bloomberg
July 27, 2011 Boehner, Reid Appear to Have Given Ground in Debt Proposals | Washington Post
July 27, 2011 Few Concrete Savings in Debt and Budget Plans | Associated Press
July 26, 2011 The Two Plans | Washington Post
July 26, 2011 Tim Penny & Bill Frenzel: How The Parties Can Compromise Without Compromising Principles | Investor's Business Daily
July 26, 2011 House GOP Preps for Debt Bill Vote | Fox News
July 25, 2011 US Debt Talks Came Close to Tax Deal | Financial Times
July 25, 2011 Reid's $1 Trillion In War-Cost Savings A Budget Trick -- Experts | NASDAQ
July 25, 2011 6 Likely Social Security Changes | US News & World Report
July 25, 2011 Obama and Boehner Caught Crafting $1T 'Gimmick' Spending Cut | Fox News
July 24, 2011 Nine Days and Couting | Delaware News-Journal
July 22, 2011 Debt Ceiling Talks Collapse | PBS Nightly Business Report
July 22, 2011 Ezra Klein: Everything You Need to Know About the Debt Ceiling in One Post | Washington Post
July 22, 2011 The Debt Ceiling Debate | Minnesota Public Radio
July 21, 2011 William McKenzie: Why the Gang of Six Proposal Isn't Like Buying a Used Car | Dallas Morning News
July 21, 2011 Deep Dive: The Federal Deficit | No Labels
July 21, 2011 'Chained CPI' Seen As Tactic To Trim Deficit | NPR
July 21, 2011 Deficit Cuts Sought as Debt-Limit Deadline Approaches | USA Today
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