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.

December 10, 2014 Why Does Congress Pay For Some Tax Cuts and Not Others? | Forbes
December 08, 2014 Congress Likely to Finalize Tax Credits Extension; Some Call Package Harmful | The Star Tribune
December 08, 2014 Loss of tax break would sting Florida | The Sun-Sentinel
December 08, 2014 NM delegation favors tax cut package, with caveats | The Candidate Chronicle
December 05, 2014 The Arguments for and Against a Balanced Budget Amendment | Decoded Science
December 05, 2014 Nicklaus: Tax extenders bill shows that fiscal policy is broken | St. Louis Post-Dispatch
December 05, 2014 U.S. Government Shutdown Not Likely: Macguineas | Bottom Line, Bloomberg TV
December 04, 2014 Lame Duck Congress Tackles Tax Breaks | To The Point- KCRW
December 04, 2014 ‘Obamacare’ offers Americans more for less | MSNBC
December 04, 2014 Record low growth in health care spending | MSNBC
December 04, 2014 House OKs deal to preserve Texans' tax break - for now | The Houston Chronicle
December 04, 2014 House approves $42 billion tax break package | USA Today
December 04, 2014 The money at stake in the tax break fight | CNN Money
December 04, 2014 Deficit? What deficit? | The Economist
December 02, 2014 Don't Bust the Budget -- Pony Up for tax breaks | The Orlando Sentinel
December 02, 2014 6 Ways to Fix Social Security| Kiplinger
December 02, 2014 Teachers may lose tax break for school supplies | The Dallas Morning News
December 02, 2014 Morning Tax | POLITICO
December 02, 2014 Window for “Best Case” Scenario Closed; Delayed Passage | Bloomberg BNA
December 02, 2014 US Congress Considers Host of Tax Breaks | The Financial Times