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 14, 2013 White House Releases 2014 Budget | Seattle University
April 14, 2013 Republicans embrace Obama's offer to trim Social Security benefits | The Washington Post
April 13, 2013 William Lloyd: Raising taxes on rich better than cutting benefits for rest | The Tribune-Democrat
April 13, 2013 Exclusive: As his presidential library debuts, George W. Bush prepares to return to public stage on his own terms | The Dallas Morning News
April 12, 2013 Here's what chained-CPI really means: Up to $849 less for someone who retired in 2001 | The Washington Post
April 12, 2013 Paul Ryan and Chris Van Hollen: the fiscal bellwethers | The Christian Science Monitor
April 11, 2013 'Chained CPI,' and what it means to you | Consumer Affairs
April 11, 2013 David Nicklaus: inflation change will affect the elderly, but it's no piggy bank raid | St. Louis Post Dispatch
April 11, 2013 Obama's Chained CPI Throws Off Pols and Here's How It Works | ABC News
April 10, 2013 TV: Fix the Debt: Rep. Paul Ryan's Budget Is 'Nonstarter' | Politics
April 10, 2013 Why comparing budgets is so maddening tough | The Washington Post
April 10, 2013 Devil's in the details - debt risks in Obama budget | The Miami Herald
April 10, 2013 Spinning Obama's Budget |
April 10, 2013 Social Security under the knife | New York Amsterdam News
April 09, 2013 Obama's move to change Social Security inflation rate riles supporters on left | Fox News
April 09, 2013 TV: Maya MacGuineas shares some thoughts on the President's budget and discusses the Chained CPI | Fox News
April 09, 2013 Radio: RFB's MacGuineas Discusses President's 2014 Budget | Bloomberg Radio
April 09, 2013 Radio: Maya MacGuineas grants NPR an interview on the President's FY 2014 Budget | NPR
April 09, 2013 Obama releases his budget proposal today | MPR News
April 08, 2013 Podcast: Jason Peuquet on expectations for the President's FY 2014 budget and fixing the debt | News Talk 550 KFYI AM Radio
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