Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget
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The Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget hosts various events to educate the public about various policy issues. Below is a list of our upcoming, current, and past events.


Sep 16, 2020

Big Ideas: Cybersecurity Conversation with Senator Angus King and Representative Mike Gallagher

    The United States faces an unprecedented challenge when it comes to cyber preparedness. From attacks on critical infrastructure to state and non-state actors seeking to undermine our democracy, confronting these cyber threats...
Aug 20, 2020

Follow the Money: Tracking COVID

The Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget launched our brand new interactive COVID Money Tracker tool. Our new state-of-the-art database allows users to better explore the data on their own – tracking new levels of detail with greater usability...
Aug 13, 2020

Big Ideas: Improving Democracy Conversation with Dr. Danielle Allen and Yuval Levin

Between the stresses imposed by the COVID pandemic and our highly polarized political environment, the country is facing a range of challenges. The inaugural event in our Big Ideas Webinar Series discussed the status of American democracy, the...
Jul 31, 2020

Where Does the Next Phase of COVID Relief Stand?

Lawmakers on Capitol Hill have been negotiating over a new package of economic and public health support to combat COVID-19. Already, Congress has already enacted $3.7 trillion of spending, tax cuts and deferrals, loans, and other fiscal aid, but...
Jun 29, 2020

Projecting COVID's Fiscal Impact

The current economic crisis and response has dramatically expanded federal deficits. While this borrowing is largely necessary and desirable to combat the effects of the pandemic and resulting recession, it will lead to a permanent increase in the...