Press Releases | February 2017

Feb 27, 2017 | Other Spending

Pay-as-you-go: An Important First Budget Step

Today, President Donald Trump released his first budget outline calling for an increase in defense spending. The following is a statement by...
Co-Chairs
Feb 27, 2017 | Budgets & Projections

Co-Chairs Call on Trump to Talk About National Debt in First Address to Joint Session of Congress

Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget co-chairs Mitch Daniels, Leon Panetta, and Tim Penny released the following statement Monday calling...
Donald Trump
Feb 25, 2017 | Budgets & Projections

Statement by Maya MacGuineas on President’s National Debt Comments

Today, President Trump said the national debt went down $12 billion in the first month of his presidency. Maya MacGuineas, President of the Committee...