Press Releases | December 2009

Dec 10, 2009 | Taxes

Follow the House's Lead: Pay for the Extenders

Yesterday, the House passed a $31 billion “tax extenders” bill to renew a number of tax rates for another year. The last minute passage...
Dec 9, 2009 | Budget Process

CRFB Supports Fiscal Task Force

The Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget commends Senators Kent Conrad (D-ND) and Judd Gregg (R-NH) on their proposal - released today - to...
Dec 7, 2009 | Budget Process

Where Are Those Appropriations Bills?

/*-->*/ “If we can’t do something as simple as passing the appropriations bills we review every year, how are we supposed to do any of the heavy...
Dec 2, 2009 | Other Spending

Paying for Afghanistan Should Move Beyond Playing Politics

CHAIRMANBill Frenzel Tim Penny Charlie Stenholm   PRESIDENTMaya MacGuineas ­­­   DIRECTORSBarry Anderson Roy Ash Charles...