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.

February 20, 2013 Debt watchdog Maya MacGuineas in Atlanta: Sequester won't help | Atlanta Business Chronicle
February 19, 2013 Editorial: Obama, sequestered | Chicago Tribune
February 18, 2013 Editorial: Time to lead, Mr. President | Chicago Tribune
February 18, 2013 William McKenzie: Yes, the debt does matter | The Dallas Morning News
February 18, 2013 Bowles: Sequester Cuts Will 'Irritate' | WSJ
February 18, 2013 Playbook Breakfast: Erskine Bowles and Alan Simpson | Politico
February 18, 2013 Deficit Duo to Washington: 'Use your bean' | MSNBC
February 18, 2013 Erskine Bowles: 'Being far out front of the president on revenues wasn't something I wanted to do again' | The Washington Post
February 18, 2013 Deficit hawks SImpson and Bowles: Skirt the sequester | USA Today
February 18, 2013 Simpson, Bowles propose $2.4 trln U.S. deficit reduction | Reuters
February 18, 2013 Obama agenda: Sequester crunch time | NBC News
February 18, 2013 Obama Seeks Sequester Scare | Fox News
February 18, 2013 Simpson, Bowles unveil $2.4 tn deficit reduction plan | AFP
February 18, 2013 If a Simpson-Bowles Debt Plan Drops in D.C., Will Anybody Hear It? | The National Journal
February 18, 2013 Bowles, Simpson Protested at Playbook Breakfast | ABC News
February 18, 2013 What you need to know about the new Simpson-Bowles plan | The Washington Post
February 18, 2013 Simpson, Bowles to offer new $2.4 trillion deficit-reduction plan | The Hill
February 18, 2013 It's 'Go Big or Go Home' on Deficit Reduction: Simpson and Bowles | CNBC
February 18, 2013 Erskine Bowles pessimistic about a 'grand bargain' | Politico
February 18, 2013 Report: New Alan Simpson-Erskine Bowles plan | Politico
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