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.

December 24, 2015 Blunt wins goodies in massive tax and spending bill | Springfield News-Leader
December 24, 2015 Ryan’s long-term tax victory | The Washington Post
December 23, 2015 Morning Tax | POLITICO
December 23, 2015 Clinton plan: $1 trillion in new spending, $1 trillion in new taxes | McClatchy DC
December 22, 2015 Deficit Concern Fades in Congress, Among Voters and on the 2016 Trail | The Wall Street Journal
December 20, 2015 One governor bucking the bipartisan tradition of passing the buck | Washington Post
December 20, 2015 Cadillac tax delay gives employers relief | Business Insurance
December 20, 2015 BILL CRAWFORD — Republicans using la la land economics to justify tax cuts | Mississippi Business Journal
December 19, 2015 Maybe Rush Limbaugh has a point: Paul Ryan just blew up the deficit, and Democrats are letting him | Salon
December 18, 2015 Paul Ryan Passed His First Test As Speaker, But He's Still Got Plenty of Trouble Ahead
December 18, 2015 After Tough Talk on Deficit, Congress Runs Up a Tab | Wall Street Journal (Paywall)
December 18, 2015 Yes, Ryan is Boehner on 'Roids | LifeZette
December 18, 2015 Why Deficits Hawks Are Missing in Action on Budget, Tax Deals | The Christian Science Monitor
December 18, 2015 Why Everyone Wants to Kill Obamacare's Cadillac Tax | CNN Money
December 18, 2015 Congress Passes $1.8 Trillion Spending Measure | The New York Times
December 18, 2015 Congress passes budget deal and heads home for the year | Washington Post
December 18, 2015 Congress to Americans: You Get a Tax Break! And You Get a Tax Break! | Mother Jones
December 18, 2015 Congress Passes $1.15 Trillion Spending Bill | MedPage Today
December 18, 2015 Kitces: New Tax Legislation Set to Reinstate Most Extenders Permanently | Nasdaq
December 18, 2015 Congress Approves Massive Spending And Tax Cut Legislation | RTT News
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