Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget

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Nov 10, 2011 | Blog Paper Press Release

Democrats and Republicans Making Efforts Toward a Deal

This week has seen the emergence of another set of broad outlines from the Democrats and Republicans on the Super Committee, in a process that is s
Nov 4, 2011 | Blog Paper Press Release

McConnell Lends Support for "Go Big"

According to The Hill, Senat
Nov 3, 2011 | Blog Paper Press Release

What Have the Rating Agencies Been Saying?

Moody's issued a report the other day stating that fai

Bowles Plan Offers Path to Compromise

At the end of Tuesday's Super Committee hearing, Fiscal Commission co-chair and CRFB board member Erskine Bowles offered up top-line
Nov 2, 2011 | Blog Paper Press Release

Go Big Is In the House

Today, Representatives Heath Shuler (D-NC) and Mike Simpson (R-ID) held a press conference to release a

Social Security Debate Heats Up

With reports that the Super Committee has been considering reforms to Social Sec
Nov 1, 2011 | Blog Paper Press Release

CRFB Live Tweeting Super Committee Hearing with Bowles, Simpson, Domenici, and Rivlin

Later today, the Super Committee will be holding another public hearing with Fiscal Commission co-chairs,

Business Support for Go Big Grows

Going big is getting bigger.
Oct 28, 2011 | Blog Paper Press Release

Another Bipartisan Letter Calls for “Go Big” Approach

In addition to the letter from a large, bipartisan group of