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.

October 31, 2015 $20 trillion man: National debt nearly doubles during Obama presidency | The Washington Times
October 31, 2015 The GOP Should Rethink Social Security Reform |
October 31, 2015 The GOP Should Rethink Social Security Reform |
October 30, 2015 FACT CHECK: Do Tax Cuts Grow The Economy? | NPR
October 30, 2015 How Congress Reached a Deal to Stop a Medicare Premium Spike | Government Executive
October 30, 2015 Senators Boozman, Cotton Buck Tide, Vote Against Budget Bill | NPR
October 29, 2015 How Congress Has Worked to Avoid the ‘Sequester’ Spending Caps | The New York Times
October 29, 2015 Republican Debate Fact Check | CNN
October 29, 2015 The Messy Federal Budget Deal | The Chicago Tribune
October 29, 2015 Shrink player Which GOP candidate has the best plan to fix the economy? | Fox News
October 28, 2015 With All Due Respect | Bloomberg
October 28, 2015 Economy takes center stage | MSNBC Meet The Press Daily
October 28, 2015 A flawed budget deal is better than none | The Denver Post
October 28, 2015 Why Hillary Is Scared of Jeb's Plan To Reform Entitlements | Forbes
October 28, 2015 Lawmakers: Boehner-Obama Budget Deal Uses Same Accounting Gimmick as Obamacare | The Daily Signal
October 28, 2015 The problem when Donald Trump rails against the debt | CNN Money
October 28, 2015 No One is Happy About This Budget Deal | U.S. News & World Report
October 27, 2015 Congress patches Social Security, Medicare | Bankrate
October 22, 2015 Republican Rep. Introduces Bill To Blow Through Defense Spending Caps | The Daily Caller