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.

October 27, 2014 GPHA: Medicare Spend Slowdown Shows Generics Are Crucial | Politico Pro
October 27, 2014 Election Nears, Republicans Go Soft On Social Security | The Daily Caller
October 27, 2014 GOP Senate would mean more clashes with Obama, little progress | McClatchy DC
October 24, 2014 GOP changes tune on cutting Social Security with elections on the line | The Washington Post
October 22, 2014 MacGuineas: Yes, the Deficit Is Smaller. But That Wasn’t the Main Problem. | The Wall Street Journal Think Tank
October 22, 2014 The $500 Billion Medicare Slowdown: A Story About Part D | Health Affairs Blog
October 22, 2014 You may want to thank George W. Bush — not Obamacare — for the remarkable Medicare cost slowdown | The Washington Post Wonkblog
October 17, 2014 Fiscal 2014 deficit falls to lowest level since 2008 | Fierce Government
October 14, 2014 Obama’s Sweet Spot May Sour as Deficit Seen Wider in 2016 | Bloomberg
October 08, 2014 Republicans Want to Apply “Fairy Dust” Math to the Federal Budget | Ring of Fire
October 07, 2014 Morning Tax | POLITICO
October 06, 2014 A Social Security ‘Fix’ That Falls Short | The Wall Street Journal Washington Wire
October 03, 2014 Goodbye and good riddance to fiscal year 2014 | West Virginia Metro News
October 02, 2014 HHS moving forward with risk corridor payments despite GAO's view | Modern Healthcare
October 01, 2014 A battle’s brewing within the GOP over whether to pursue tax reform | The Washington Post Wonkblog
October 01, 2014 7 Charts That Prove Obamacare Is Working | The New Republic
September 26, 2014 Preventing Inversions Would Save 0.5% Of US Corporate Tax Revenue | International Business Times
September 24, 2014 The Buzz: Crazy corporate tax loopholes? 'Inversions' are small potatoes | CNN Money
September 24, 2014 Tax loopholes? 'Inversions' are small potatoes U.S. Treasury released new regulations on Monday | WMUR9 ABC
September 23, 2014 The GOP's Jobs Bill Will Create Few Jobs, But Plenty of Debt | New Republic
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