Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget

Fiscal Policy in the News

May 22, 2013 | Blog Paper Press Release

Chairman Bernanke Testifies Before the Joint Economic Committee

This morning, Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke testified
Mar 28, 2013 | Blog Paper Press Release

Line Items: Sweet Sixteen Edition

Bittersweet – The madness is here.
Mar 20, 2013 | Blog Paper Press Release

Line Items: Spring into Madness Edition

Madness Returns – It’s that time of year again. Predictions are made and office pools are formed.

160 Economists and Policy Experts Call for Comprehensive Deficit Reduction

Despite a growing chorus of debt deniers, most economics continue to agree that putting in place a long-t
Mar 12, 2013 | Blog Paper Press Release

Line Items: Budget Week Edition

Big Week – The budget once again takes center stage this week.
Mar 7, 2013 | Blog Paper Press Release

Line Items: Snowquester Edition

After the Storm – Winter Storm Saturn moved through the Washington, DC area on Wednesday and was given the nickname "Sn
Feb 26, 2013 | Blog Paper Press Release

Line Items: Sequester Edition

Sequester Week – It’s all about sequestration this week as the March 1 deadline for the $85 billion in across-the-boar
Feb 19, 2013 | Blog Paper Press Release

Line Items: Presidents Edition

Honoring Leaders – We celebrated President’s Day on Monday, the day we recognize those who have led this great nation.
Feb 12, 2013 | Blog Paper Press Release

Line Items: Year of the Snake Edition

Happy New Year – The Chinese New Year was ushered in over the weekend and 2013 is the year of the Snake.
Feb 5, 2013 | Blog Paper Press Release

Line Items: Power Failure Edition

The Night the Lights Went Out – The football gods intervened at Super Bowl XLVII on Sunday, turning a rout into a tight cont

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