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.

May 28, 2015 The Future President Will Need To Wrestle With Debt From The Past | NPR
May 27, 2015 After Words with Michael Tanner | CSPAN
May 26, 2015 Ailing infrastructure gets little attention | The Buffalo News
May 21, 2015 Paving the Way for Sustainable Highway Financing | Real Clear Policy
May 20, 2015 Latest GOP alternative to ACA caps federal subsidies, overhauls Medicaid | FierceHealthPayer
May 19, 2015 The Republican Wrinkle in Repealing Obamacare’s ‘Cadillac Tax’ | National Journal
May 13, 2015 Morning Transportation | POLITICO
May 13, 2015 Senate EPW Committee to Vote on Six-Year Highway Bill in June | The Bond Buyer
May 11, 2015 America's Future Got $7 Trillion Worse Since the Financial Crisis | Bloomberg Business
May 05, 2015 Republicans Put Big-Time Medicare Overhaul On The Shelf | National Journal
April 29, 2015 House bill includes funds for Mount Morris dam | Democrat & Chronicle
April 29, 2015 Republicans Unveil House-Senate Budget Deal | Bloomberg Politics
April 27, 2015 GOP budget dodges fights over entitlements, defense | POLITICO
April 23, 2015 Why raising the Social Security retirement age really does hurt the poor the most | Vox
April 21, 2015 Mike Crapo, Jeff Sessions hope final GOP budget will offset ‘doc fix’ | POLITICO
April 21, 2015 Congress starts work on slashing trillions from federal budget | Daily Herald
April 21, 2015 Are Republicans still going to talk about entitlements? | The Washington Post
April 20, 2015 Finding a Modern Balance in the Tradition of Tax Cuts | The New York Times
April 20, 2015 Oops, Congress Failed Again: A Missed Opportunity to Fix Medicare | The National Interest
April 20, 2015 Republicans Shrug Off Deficit Woes in Half-Trillion-Dollar Binge | Bloomberg Politics