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.

July 05, 2011 Sen. Cornyn to Obama: Take Tax Increases Off the Table | PBS NewsHour
July 05, 2011 New CBO Report Highlights Republican Intransigence | Progressive Policy Institute
July 04, 2011 Cornyn Says Republicans May Accept 'Mini' Deal on Raising U.S. Debt Limit | Bloomberg
July 04, 2011 Growing the Economy is Vital to Reducing Debt | The Epoch Times
July 01, 2011 Comparing 32 Deficit Reduction Plans While Trying To Lift The Gloom Over The Budget Talks | Capital Gains & Games
July 01, 2011 Ezra Klein: We have a Congress problem, not a deficit problem, in one graph | Washington Post
July 01, 2011 Fixing the Deficit By Doing Nothing | Mother Jones
June 30, 2011 Clive Crook: The X Date: What Happens After August 2nd? | The Atlantic
June 30, 2011 What They're Saying About Lieberman-Coburn | Lieberman.Senate.Gov
June 30, 2011 Obama Chides GOP on Impasse | RealClearPolitics
June 29, 2011 We Must Raise the Debt Ceiling | Delmarva Now
June 28, 2011 Debt Ceiling Deal Could Mean Social Security Cuts | US News & World Report
June 28, 2011 Obama, Republicans Focus on Narrower Deal on U.S. Debt as Deadline Nears | Bloomberg
June 28, 2011 White House Meetings Find Little Give on Debt Standoff | LA Times
June 25, 2011 AP-GfK Poll: Now What? Prospect of US Debt Default Finds People in State of Doomsday Fatigue | Associated Press
June 24, 2011 Tim Pawlenty says President Obama is going to break promise on deficit and will double it | PolitiFact
June 24, 2011 Clive Crook: Comparing Budget Plans | Financial Times
June 24, 2011 UNSUSTAINABLE: Another Budget Report Lays it on the Line | Las Vegas Review-Journal
June 23, 2011 Jon Huntsman Said 1 in 6 Defense Dollars are Spent on Afghanistan | PolitiFact
June 23, 2011 James Pethokoukis: CBO: Obama’s new budget plan no plan at all | Reuters
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