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.

August 29, 2013 James Carter and Paul Weinstein Jr: End the budget brinkmanship | Politico
August 28, 2013 Report: Tax credits for families could be streamlined | The Hill
August 27, 2013 Corporate breaks at risk in U.S. plans to cut tax rates | Reuters
August 26, 2013 Maya MacGuineas: The debt limit showdown | CNBC
August 26, 2013 Saving Social Security | BenefitsPro
August 26, 2013 Social Security: Consequences of Inaction | IVN
August 22, 2013 Report: Fix Social Security Now--or Pay a Stiff Price | TIME
August 21, 2013 Howard Headlee: Tax Reform Proposal Backs Credit Unions into a Corner | The American Banker
August 20, 2013 Bill Frenzel: Neither The President Nor Congress Earned A Vacation This Summer | Forbes
August 18, 2013 Carl Guardino: Tax reform will boost Silicon Valley growth | The Hill
August 15, 2013 New government data show US doesn't tax and spend as much as we thought | American Enterprise Institute
August 14, 2013 New normal returns to DC this fall: Fiscal chaos | CNBC
August 13, 2013 The true-life story of a baby born early to dodge taxes | The Washington Post
August 12, 2013 BRT on Entitlement Reform | Politico
August 12, 2013 Report: Capital gains rates could play crucial role in tax reform | The Hill
August 11, 2013 U.S. Budget Deficit Shrinks as Revenues Rise | The Wall Street Journal
July 31, 2013 Eaton CEO Cutler: 'Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid' Our Debt | The Huffington Post
July 30, 2013 Michelin Chairman on Tax Reform | FOX After the Bell
July 28, 2013 Maya MacGuineas: "It's Time to Hit the Reset Button on the Fiscal Debate" | CSPAN2
July 27, 2013 Steven Rattner: State of the Economy | ABC News
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