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 07, 2014 Some actually good news on federal health care spending | Vox
May 07, 2014 Springtime for Obamacare | Daily Intelligencer
May 05, 2014 The deficit is shrinking but don't get complacent: Maya MacGuineas | Yahoo Finance
May 05, 2014 A Tax News Update in Three Acts, and an Encore | TaxVox- The Tax Policy Center Blog
May 05, 2014 The Fight in DC Over Reforming the Tax Code | Bloomberg TV
May 02, 2014 Does the risk corridor program have a fatal technical flaw? | The Incidental Economist
May 02, 2014 4 ways to stop the U.S. from becoming a Piketty-style oligarchy | The Washington Post Wonkblog
May 01, 2014 Republicans Love Big Business So Much, They Forget About Reducing the Deficit | New Republic
May 01, 2014 The Problem With Wanting It All (Robert Coon On Politics) | Arkansas Business
May 01, 2014 Global Executives Say Tax, Entitlement Reform Key To US Growth | MNI
April 30, 2014 Camp Selects US Tax Extenders To Make Permanent | Tax News
April 29, 2014 Milken: "Grand Bargain" may be best option for budget reform | Reuters
April 29, 2014 How Congress Is Actually Holding Down Medicare Spending | The Upshot, New York Times
April 29, 2014 US Budget Experts Say Fiscal Policy Set To 'Muddle Along' | MNI
April 23, 2014 US Hill Calls For Long-Term Deficit Deal Are Faint, Distant | MNI
April 22, 2014 Privatization or Bust: The Big Reveal in Ryan's Latest Medicare Plan | New Republic
April 22, 2014 Budget Deficits | C-SPAN Washington Journal
April 21, 2014 When Economic Conservatives Come Out Against Tax Breaks | Townhall
April 16, 2014 Cost Of Fixing SGR Creeps Up Weeks After Congress Fails To Reform Physician Pay | Inside Health Policy
April 16, 2014 Could Another Debt-Level Spike Cause More Defense Cuts? | Defense News