Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget


Constitutional Route Becoming Popular

Given the present economic and political climate, many are eying Constitutional changes to help improve the budget situation.

President's Health Care Summit

The President's effort to forge a bipartisan solution to health care reform at today's summit has just started and is televised on C-Span (click

CBO Scores Second Senate Jobs Bill

Today, Senate Majority leader Harry Reid introduced a second jobs bill, following the first
Feb 23, 2010 | Blog Paper Press Release | Taxes

Wyden and Gregg to the Rescue

Rescuing us from the disaster that is the U.S.
Feb 23, 2010 | Blog Paper Press Release | Taxes

Wyden and Gregg Release Tax Reform Proposal

Earlier today, Senators Judd Gregg (R-NH), and Ron Wyden (D-OR) released what they call

‘Line’ Items: Tax Reform, the Fed, and Congress Back to Work

Commission Commencement – President Obama signed Thursday the

Cost Estimate of Senate Jobs Bill

The CBO has released its cost estimate of the Senate Jobs bill, the Hiring I

‘Line’ Items: Commissions, Summits, Caps and Dogs

Commission Coming – The White House says President Obama will create a fiscal commission by executive order within days. Meanwhile, Republicans...
Feb 12, 2010 | Blog Paper Press Release

Senate To Consider Scaled-Down Jobs Bill

 The Senate is likely to turn to a tightly focused jobs bill when it returns from the President's Day break next week.