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 07, 2013 TV Broadcast: Maya MacGuineas explains the chained CPI in a Special Report with Bret Baier | Fox News
April 07, 2013 Podcast: Changes to Obama's Social Security Proposal In GOP's Court | WVAS 90.7 FM
April 06, 2013 Anne-Marie Slaughter on the New America Foundation, obligations and bipartisanship | The Washington Post
April 04, 2013 The geeky debt fix that might work | CNN Money
April 04, 2013 Obama Budget Is Dismissed by G.O.P. and Attacked by Left | The New York Times
April 04, 2013 Obama Seeks Deal, Proposes Cuts to Social Security | ABC News
April 03, 2013 Obama budget plan set to curb tax breaks | Financial Times
April 02, 2013 Video: Maya MacGuineas on Ideas in Action with Jim Glassman | Ideas In Action TV
April 01, 2013 Ed Lorenzen: Why 'chained CPI' works for Social Security [Blowback] | Los Angeles Times
March 31, 2013 Exclusive: Obama to nominate economic adviser Deese as deputy budget director | Reuters
March 31, 2013 Obama's Financial Policies | Carolina Review
March 27, 2013 Broadcast: Maya MacGuineas speaks about our fiscal challenges on MSNBC's Morning Joe
March 24, 2013 Jack Torry: We have 2 budget ideas; too bad neither is realistic | The Columbus Dispatch
March 24, 2013 Three Reasons for Social Security to Use Chained CPI | The Heritage Foundation
March 23, 2013 'Hutch,' other interest groups descend on D.C. to lobby on sequestration cuts | The Seattle Times
March 22, 2013 What hiring freeze? Federal government continues to post job openings | The Baltimore Sun
March 20, 2013 Blog: Ryan's Path to Poverty | Policy Shop
March 19, 2013 Transcript: Sen. Durbin on the Budget, Social Security, Drones | The Wall Street Journal
March 16, 2013 Editorial: A deficit of ambition | The Chicago Tribune
March 16, 2013 The Issue: 'Chained CPI' an answer to deficit or unfair to seniors and other vulnerable groups? | United Press International
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