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 12, 2014 Bipartisan Caving on Military Pension Cut | Daily Herald
February 12, 2014 U.S. Deficits Will Have to Wait as Congress Moves On | Reuters
February 10, 2014 Wonkbook: Your Morning Policy News Primer | The Washington Post
February 10, 2014 Bipartisan caving on military pension cuts | The Washington Post
February 09, 2014 Tax Breaks 2014: A $63 Billion Boon to Business | The Fiscal Times
February 09, 2014 House Republicans Seek to Trade Debt Deal for Repeal on Military Pensions | The New York Times
February 09, 2014 Debt Ceiling Standoff? Not This Time | NPR
February 08, 2014 Bracing for a new debt ceiling showdown | MSNBC
February 06, 2014 Future Deficits Now Projected to Be Even Higher |
February 05, 2014 Obamacare and the incentive to work: what's behind the CBO numbers | The Chicago Tribune
February 05, 2014 As Deficit Anxiety Fades, Debt Rears Its Ugly Head | NPR
February 05, 2014 Think Shutdown and Debt Fights Were Something? Now Comes the Real Budget Hit | The Kansas City Star
February 03, 2014 What America's Budget Looks LIke | Townhall
February 03, 2014 US Hill Battle Begins to Use CBO Report to Frame Fiscal Debate |
January 29, 2014 The Senate is Nearing a Deal On Unemployment Insurance And It Shows The Absurdity Of The Republican Position | Business Insider
January 29, 2014 On fiscal issues, silence | The Washington Post
January 28, 2014 Reid: U.S. Senate to take up jobless benefits extension bill next week | Las Vegas Review-Journal
January 25, 2014 Washington's attention-deficits disorder | Politico
January 19, 2014 Lawmakers should offer up a fiscally responsible 'tax extenders' bill | Washington Post
January 13, 2014 Maya MacGuineas: Helping the budget $150 billion at a time | The Hill