Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget

Budget Projections

Monthly Budget Review Reports $655 billion deficit in FY 2010 Thus Far

The Congressional Budget Office issued its Monthly Budget Review yesterday.

Financial Report of U.S. Government

The Treasury Department recently released its annual Financial Report of the U.S.

“Painful, Unglamorous, and Indispensible Work of Fiscal Discipline”

Those were some of the words uttered by House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-MD) today at the Brookings Institution as the latest political leader

So What Does "Current Policy" Look Like?

Here at CRFB, we love constructing baselines. Whenever CBO constructs its own budget baseline, in fact, we rush to adjust it.

CBO Scores Second Senate Jobs Bill

Today, Senate Majority leader Harry Reid introduced a second jobs bill, following the first

Cost Estimate of Senate Jobs Bill

The CBO has released its cost estimate of the Senate Jobs bill, the Hiring I

Looking Back on President's Day

As we celebrate President’s Day, here is a look at our two presidents of the day, Washington and Lincoln, and some of their experiences with

Does the President's Budget Increase the Deficit or Reduce It? (The Answer Depends on Your Baseline)

According to Obama Administraton, the President's FY2011 reduces the ten-year deficit by $2.1 trillion; or $1.2 trillion if the savings from the I

What Will the Budget Look Like in 2020?

In our Analysis of the President's FY 2011 Budget, we discussed that

Monthly Budget Review Reports $434 billion deficit in FY 2010 Thus Far

The Congressional Budget Office came out with their Monthly

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