Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget


Mid-Session Review Shows Worse Outlook for President's Budget

The Office of Management and Budget (OMB) this afternoon released the

2013 SAVE Award Announced

Since 2009, the White House has held an annual contest for federal employees to submit their money saving ideas, called the SAVE Award (which

The Final Four Is Here...For the SAVE Award

While the Final Four for the NCAA tournament is still almost four months away, another Final Four is taking place right now.

Short-Term Deficits May Be Shrinking, But Long-Term Problem Remains

Update: This blog has been updated to include the Mid-Session Review and CBO projections for the 2013 deficit.

Looking Ahead: FY 2014 Issues Creating FY 2015 Uncertainty

When lawmakers return from August recess in a few weeks they will turn their attention to FY 2014 government funding, which requires appropriations

The Mid-Session Review: A Case for Building in Wiggle Room for Ever-Changing Projections

One of the reasons CRFB and other budget hawks have touted the benefits of putting debt on a downward path this decade -- in addition to the econom

A Closer Look at the Mid-Session Review

On Monday, the Office of Management and Budget released its re-estimate of

OMB Releases 2014 Mid-Session Review

Today, the Office of Management and Budget released its

The President's Budget in the Long Term

Continuing our analysis of the President's FY 2014 budget prop