Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget

Papers | March 2015

View our recurring reports, which summarize and analyze the most important regular federal budget releases and reports.
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Mar 12, 2015 | Budget Process

The Better Budget Process Initiative: Improving the Debt Limit

  For additional budget process resources including specific options for reform, visit our Better Budget Process Initiative home page.
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Mar 12, 2015 | Budgets & Projections

Report: CBO's Analysis of the President’s FY 2016 Budget

Today, the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) released its re-estimate of the President’s FY 2016 budget, using its own economic and technical...
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Mar 11, 2015 | Budgets & Projections

Maya MacGuineas' Testimony Before the Senate Budget Committee

Update 3/16/2015: This document was updated to correct several typographical and formatting errors.
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Mar 9, 2015 | Health Care

The PREP Plan: A Permanent Fix for the Sustainable Growth Rate

On April 1 of this year, physicians face a 21 percent cut to their Medicare payments resulting from the return of the Sustainable Growth Rate (SGR)...