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 05, 2015 Doc Fix: The Budget Gimmick That Actually Isn’t So Bad | The New York Times
February 04, 2015 Why Obama's defense budget increase? | Phapluat
February 04, 2015 Politics Obama Claim of $1.8 Trillion Deficit Cuts Open to Question | ABC News
February 04, 2015 Carl Leubsdorf: Little hope in dealing with the long-term U.S. deficit | The Dallas Morning News
February 03, 2015 Still mortgaging the future | The Post and Courier
February 03, 2015 'Debt on Arrival': What This Budget Says About Obama | The Chicago Tribune
February 03, 2015 Morning Tax | POLITICO
February 03, 2015 The White House budget |
February 03, 2015 L’économie des classes moyennes» selon Obama | Bilan
February 02, 2015 Budget 2016: Obama moves left, testing Republicans | The Christian Science Monitor
February 02, 2015 Analyzing Obama’s Budget Proposal | The Wall Street Journal Think Tank
February 02, 2015 Obama's Budget Is Done. Now It's the GOP's Turn | The National Journal
February 02, 2015 Obama’s shift from ‘mindless austerity’ derided by GOP as ‘envy economics’ | The Washington Post
February 02, 2015 Obama budget seeks to spread the wealth; GOP calls it a pipe dream | The Los Angeles Times
February 01, 2015 Obama budget likely 'dead on arrival' | USA Today
February 01, 2015 Strategy on tax breaks eludes GOP | The Hill
January 31, 2015 Doubling down on 'middle-class' economics | POLITICO
January 30, 2015 What the U.S. has gained from sequestration | MarketPlace Economy
January 29, 2015 George V. Voinovich commentary: Obama must put some muscle behind gasoline-tax increase | The Columbus Dispatch
January 27, 2015 What Washington gets wrong when it talks about the deficit | Vox