Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget

FY 2011 Budget

Waving Goodbye to FY 2011

With the end of September comes the end of the fiscal year, so it's time to look back on the year that was.

A Few Interesting Reports from CBO

In the past few days, CBO has released a few documents that might be of interest to budget wonks.
Apr 18, 2011 | Blog Paper Press Release | Taxes

‘Line’ Items: Tax Day Edition

Happy Tax Day – Today is about the consequences of procrastination for the great many waiting until the last minute to file

Finally, We Have a Budget for This Year

The House and Senate today approved of legislation funding the federal government for the rest of the fiscal year, ratifying the

‘Line’ Items: Back from the Brink Edition

Deal on FY 2011 Spending Reached – A government shutdown was averted on Friday by an 11th hour agreement on federal spending

President and Leaders in Congress Agree on FY 2011 Spending Levels

Keeping us on the edge of our seats until the very end, Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) announced late Friday night that

The Costs of a Shutdown

With a possible federal government shutdown looming in only a few short hours, it is worth noting some of the costs if such an action occ

Government Shutdown Watch -- CRFB to Update Throughout the Day

Update 04-09-11 10:15 am: The shutdown has been averted.
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