Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget

Press Releases | January 2019

Jan 28, 2019 | Budgets & Projections

CBO: Debt Still on Unsustainable Path

For Immediate Release  The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) released its Budget and Economic Outlook for the next decade this...
Jan 24, 2019 | Budget Process

Shutdown Is Bad; So Is More Borrowing

For Immediate Release The Senate is voting on two different plans to re-open the government this afternoon. One version would increase deficits by...
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Jan 16, 2019 | Budgets & Projections

More Borrowing Not a Shutdown Solution

For Immediate Release Recently, several senators have suggested increasing next year’s discretionary spending caps as part of a deal to secure wall...
Jan 4, 2019 | Other Spending

The House Deserves Praise for Restoring the PAYGO Rule

For Immediate Release Yesterday the House adopted the rules package for the 116th Congress, which included restoring the pay-as-you-go (PAYGO) rule...