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 12, 2014 Did Jamie Dimon Lobby for Cromnibus Votes? | MSNBC
December 12, 2014 NASA’s Chief Scientist: The Future of Space Exploration Is International Partnerships | Slate
December 11, 2014 Maya MacGuineas: How to Improve the Tax Extenders Bill? Start by Paying for It. | The Wall Street Journal
December 11, 2014 Hal Rogers Falsely Claims Omnibus Doesn't Break Budget Caps in Congressional Testimony | Breitbart
December 11, 2014 Capital Journal Daybreak: Democrats Balk Over Dodd-Frank Push in Spending Bill | McCain vs. Paul: The War Over War | The Wall Street Journal
December 10, 2014 Who’s Schooling Rick Perry on Policy Issues in Preparation for 2016? | The Washington Post
December 10, 2014 Van Hollen: Dynamic Scoring 'Important to Consider,' but Not Alone | Politico Pro
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