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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June 07, 2011 GOP May Push For Two-Year Budget As Price of Debt Deal l The Hill
June 07, 2011 Amid Deficit, A Look Back At Bush's Surplus, Tax Cuts l NPR
June 07, 2011 Debt-Deal Failure Would Set Up Election Showdown l Bloomberg
June 01, 2011 Dylan Matthews: Writing the Plan is the Easy Part l Washington Post
May 31, 2011 For a Chained CPI | National Review Online
May 31, 2011 Debt Ceiling Talks: How to Cut $1 Trillion | CNN Money
May 30, 2011 Nina Easton: GOP Medicare Bet - There's a Market for Bold | Fortune
May 27, 2011 Social Security Cuts Strike Chord | The Coloradoan
May 26, 2011 The Chained CPI, An Easy Way to Save Money | Washington Post
May 26, 2011 Once Again, We Cannot Pay for Social Security by Ending the Bush Tax Cuts on High Earners | The Atlantic
May 25, 2011 Biden Aims for $1 Trillion in Budget Cuts, Opens Medicare Cost for Debate | Bloomberg
May 25, 2011 A Culture Thing? | New Zealand Herald
May 24, 2011 US Debt Talks Resume With Focus on Healthcare | Reuters
May 24, 2011 Biden Debt Limit Talks Today to Cover Medicare, Medicaid | Firedoglake
May 24, 2011 No-Tax 'Zealot' Norquist Emerges as Biggest Barrier to US Debt Deal | Bloomberg
May 24, 2011 One Giant Debt for Mankind: US National Deficit Would Reach Almost to the Moon if Piled High in $5 Bills | Daily Mail
May 23, 2011 Biden Talks Seen as Last Hope for Debt Ceiling Deal | Reuters
May 23, 2011 1986-Style Tax Reform: A Good Idea Whose Time Has Passed | Tax Notes
May 23, 2011 Factbox: Can Budget Players Find Common Ground? | Reuters
May 23, 2011 Sorting Out the Budget Proposals | Washington Post
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