Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget

President's Fiscal Commission

CRFB Re-Estimates the Fiscal Commission's Plan

In the awesome world of budget baselines and budget options, we are graced a few times a year with updated budget projections from CBO.
Apr 18, 2011 | Blog Paper Press Release | Taxes

A Special 10/40

In the spirit of Tax Day today the Bottom Line presents its own special “10/40” (don’t worry; we aren’t filing this with th

Rep. Cooper Withdraws Amendment, but Effort Was Not in Vain

Last night, Congressman Jim Cooper (D-TN) withdrew from consideration his
Apr 6, 2011 | Blog Paper Press Release | Taxes

Between the ‘Line’s: Paths, Deadlines, Ceilings and Receipts

House GOP Budget Unveiled – On Tuesday, House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan (R-WI) unveiled his

Ten Former CEA Chairs Call for "Intense Negotiations" on Long-Term Deficits

A bipartisan group of ten former chairs of the President's Council of Economic Advisors (CEA) published an
Mar 14, 2011 | Blog Paper Press Release | Taxes

‘Line’ Items: Brackets and Budgets Edition

Brackets – As many busy themselves today going over the brackets for the big tourney, picking the next Cinderella and who wi

Bowles and Simpson Launch Moment of Truth Project

In an effort to maintain the momentum created by the President's Fiscal Commission, the commission's co-c

‘Line’ Items: Stopgaps, Limits, Higher Powers and the Moment of Truth

Lots of Stopgaps, Little in Closing the Fiscal Gap – Washington averted a government shutdown last week by

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