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.

April 30, 2013 Global Conference Sees US Fiscal Solution, But Fears Gridlock | MNI
April 29, 2013 Marc Goldwein and Ed Lorenzen: Measuring inflation correctly is both fair and accurate | The Hill
April 29, 2013 Debt Limit Deadline May Push Into Autumn, Economist Says | Progressive Democrats of America
April 28, 2013 Wonkbook: With sequestration, everyone loses. Even Republicans. | The Washington Post
April 28, 2013 US's Corker: 'Lot of Activity' By Admin For Summer Debt Deal | MNI
April 28, 2013 How the Chained CPI Affects Social Security Payments | US News Money
April 25, 2013 Sequestration: Here to Stay or on Its Way Out? | ABC News
April 24, 2013 Budget Battle: 3 Plans on the Table, What Now? | The New York Times
April 24, 2013 Could This Be the Year for Federal Pension Reform? | Government Executive
April 24, 2013 Revamped Simpson-Bowles Plan Shows A Path To US Deficit Deal | MNI
April 24, 2013 Maya MacGuineas: Obama's legacy rests on reducing the debt | The Hill
April 23, 2013 Sherman Frederick: Air traffic delays, Reid's latest bill: 'It's embarrassing,' GOP says | Las Vegas Review Journal
April 22, 2013 JoAnn Brouillette: Coats has the vision needed to get us out of debt crisis | Journal Gazette
April 22, 2013 As Bush library opening puts his presidency back in the spotlight, his approval rating is up | The Washington Post
April 21, 2013 Chained CPI: Social Security Friend or Foe: | US News Money
April 18, 2013 Top House Dems offer mixed reaction to new Bowles-Simpson deficit plan | The Hill
April 17, 2013 Five Big Impacts from Chained CPI | The Fiscal Times
April 17, 2013 Bipartisan pair target $2.5tn US savings | The Financial Times
April 17, 2013 House Examines Impacts Of Chained CPI | Talk Radio News Service
April 17, 2013 The 3 Budget Plans: How Do They Stack Up? | AARP
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