Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget

A First Look at the President's FY 2010 Budget Blueprint

Feb 26, 2009 | Budgets & Projections

Today, the White House released an outline of the FY2010 Budget. The President’s budget has a specific fiscal goal, accounts for policies omitted by previous budgets, and proposes to fully offset new tax cut and health care plans. This paper analyzes the fiscal goals, baseline figures, health care reform, and the budget process elements of the President’s budget outline.