Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget

Fiscal Plans

FY 2017

Four Takeaways from the Solutions Initiative Plans

The Peterson Foundation's Solutions Initiative III produced five different fiscal plans that would improve the current long-term budget outlook....
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Updated Appropriations 101

Note: We have updated this paper, please see the latest Appropriations 101
Christine Lagarde

The IMF Looks at Budget Institutions in G-20 Countries

The International Monetary Fund recently published a study on budget instituti

New Poll Finds Broad Support for Comprehensive Debt Plan

The Campaign to Fix the Debt has recently released

$518 Billion? Inside the White House/Senate Negotiation's Math

Although Congress itself had been out of session prior to this week, some news last week came as the latest talks between the White House and a sma

What Would a Mini-Bargain Look Like?

A New York Times piece today lays out a possible "mini-bargain" to move past the debt ceiling and expiration of government fundi