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.

May 16, 2013 US Budget: CBO Report Ignites Deficits Hope, Complacency Fears | MNI
May 16, 2013 CBO: Obama budget cuts deficits $1.1T by 2023 |
May 15, 2013 Report Suggests DoD Should Study Lessons from Failed Anti-sequester Campaign | Defense News
May 14, 2013 One Injured Soldier of War Costs the U.S. $2 million | The Fiscal Times
May 14, 2013 Podcast: Is A Smaller Budget Deficit A Lasting Trend? | National Public Radio
May 14, 2013 Federal deficit falling fast: Is that a good thing ... or a bad thing? | The Christian Science Monitor
May 14, 2013 US CBO Report Could Alter Timing, Substance of Fiscal Debate | MNI
May 14, 2013 Will Weatherford says expanding Medicaid would 'drastically' expand country's deficit |
May 14, 2013 Nancy Pelosi says Obamacare is bringing down health care costs |
May 13, 2013 CBO sees brighter economy with budget deficit to plunge to $642 billion this year | The Washington Post
May 13, 2013 Sharply lower 2013 deficit estimate could put damper on further deficit-cutting this year | The Washington Post
May 13, 2013 CBO says deficit shrinking at faster rate | The Hill
May 13, 2013 CBO Finds Smallest Deficit Since 2008 | US News & World Report
May 13, 2013 Federal deficit shrinks at surprising rate | The Los Angeles Times
May 13, 2013 Could disregard of the U.S. Constitution by Harry Reid end up dooming Obamacare? | The nevada Journal
May 09, 2013 Can Warner save the economy? Easier said than done
May 06, 2013 Joanna Shelton: Tax code reform won't be simple | Missoulian
May 02, 2013 'Bipartisan Path Forward' Proposes $2.5 Trillion in Savings | Independent Voter Network
May 02, 2013 Paul Krugman: Varieties of Academic Temptation | The New York Times
May 02, 2013 Next 5 Months Are Critical For Budget Reform: Maya MacGuineas | Yahoo Finance
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