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 05, 2016 True or False: Donald Trump Will Pay Off The National Debt in 8 Years?
April 04, 2016 Trump's Latest Wild Claim: He'll Fix the Debt in 8 Years | CNN Money
April 04, 2016 Debt and Deficits Rising: Who Has Courage? | Journal Sentinel (Milwaukee, WI)
April 02, 2016 Kasich: The Best Pick for Markets and the Economy | Barron's
April 01, 2016 Before Ryan Was Against Big Promises, He Was for Them | Morning Consult
April 01, 2016 Vox Editor Sarah Kliff on How Media Influences Public Opinion of ‘Obamacare’ | Journalist's Resource
March 31, 2016 Before Ryan Was Against Big Promises, He Was for Them | Morning Consult
March 31, 2016 CBO Releases Analysis of Obama's 2017 Budget: 5 Healthcare Takeaways | Beckers Hospital Review
March 31, 2016 Echoes of the Financial Crisis are Still Being Heard in this Year's Election | NY Daily News
March 31, 2016 Good, Not Great | CQ Budget Tracker (Paywall)
March 30, 2016 Larry Summers: Corporate Profits are Near Record Highs. Here’s Why that’s a Problem. | Washington Post
March 30, 2016 A Full List of Donald Trump's Rapidly Changing Policy Positions | NBC News
March 30, 2016 Another Way to View the Presidential Candidates | It Does Not Add Up
March 30, 2016 Political Roundup: The Establishment Should Not Dismiss the Anger of the American Electorate | Times-Union Editorial (Jacksonville)
March 30, 2016 The Silence About Deficits in the 2016 Presidential Race | Chicago Tribune
March 30, 2016 Trump Tramples on Republican Orthodoxy | Financial Times (Paywall)
March 28, 2016 ACA Repeal More Difficult as Americans Get Used to Popular Provisions | Crain's Detroit Business
March 28, 2016 IRS Sends a Privacy Warning | Politico Morning Tax
March 28, 2016 Spending Plans for Presidential Candidates Come Under Fire | ABC6
March 28, 2016 Comparing Candidates | CQ (Paywall)
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