Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget


Event Recap: Release of 'Red Ink Rising'

On December 14, the Peterson-Pew Commission on Budget Reform

Peterson-Pew in the Press

The Peterson-Pew Commission’s “Red Ink Rising” plan for American lawmakers has earned s

The Grassroots Talk Fiscal Stewardship

Citizens from across the country had a message yesterday for lawmakers: we are working together to solve our fiscal challenges, why can’t you
Dec 4, 2009 | Blog Paper Press Release | Taxes

Time for Tax Reform

Today, the President's Economic Recovery Advisory Board (PERAB) was scheduled to release its recommendations on reforming the tax code. Although they...
Dec 3, 2009 | Blog Paper Press Release | Taxes

House Votes to Make Estate Tax Permanent

The House today voted to avoid eliminat

Considering a War Tax

Update: An editorial in

Reports Roundup

A number of very interesting and relevant government reports have come out this week. Check them out:

Taxing Health Care Decisions

Information about the Senate health care bill is trickling in -- word is that coverage provisions will cost $849 billion over ten years and the bill...

Weekend Editorial Roundup

Here are the highlights from this weekend’s editorials on fiscal and budget policy:

CBO/JCT Report Roundup

A number of very interesting and relevant reports have come out of the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) and Joint Committee on Taxation (JCT) this