Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget

Press Releases

Aug 7, 2019 | Budget Process

Congress Should Move Forward on Budget Process Reform

For Immediate Release Last week, Senate Budget Committee Chairman Mike Enzi (R-WY) released a series of discussion...
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Aug 1, 2019 | Budget Process

Budget Bill Caps Shameful Period of Fiscal Recklessness

For Immediate Release The Senate passed a budget agreement Thursday to suspend the debt ceiling and raise...
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Co-Chairs Daniels, Panetta, & Penny Statement on Budget Agreement

For Immediate Release Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget Co-Chairs Governor Mitch Daniels, Secretary Leon...
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Jul 22, 2019 | Budget Process

Budget Deal May Be Worst in History

For Immediate Release According to press reports, Congress and the President are close to a deal that would lift...

Policymakers Should Offset, or Reset, the Budget Deal

According to news reports, the White House recently sent Congressional leaders nearly $600 billion of potential budget savings options,...
Jul 17, 2019 | Budget Process

Budget Deal Should Be Paid For

For Immediate Release Congressional leaders and the White House are in talks to raise the debt ceiling and statutory...
Jul 16, 2019 | Health Care| Taxes

House Should Reject Another Deficit-Financed Tax Cut

For Immediate Release The House of Representatives is scheduled to vote on a permanent repeal of the "Cadillac tax"...
Jun 27, 2019 | Budgets & Projections

Senate Should Pass Budget Plan Before Defense Authorization

For Immediate Release The U.S. Senate is scheduled to vote Thursday on the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA)...
Jun 26, 2019 | Budgets & Projections

US Budget Watch 2020 Will Hold Candidates Accountable for Their Fiscal Promises

For Immediate Release The nonpartisan Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget launched its US Budget Watch...
Jun 25, 2019 | Budgets & Projections

The Long-Term Debt is Out of Control

For Immediate Release The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) released its Long-Term Budget...