Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget

Press Releases | July 2021

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Jul 14, 2021 | Budgets & Projections

Fully Paid for Must Mean Fully Paid For

For Immediate Release Senate Budget Committee Democrats have apparently reached an agreement to pursue $3.5 trillion of new spending and tax breaks...
Jul 12, 2021 | Budget Process

Policymakers Must Avoid A Budget Busting Summer

For Immediate Release Congress returns from the July 4 recess in the midst of negotiating three major spending packages: a bipartisan infrastructure...
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Jul 9, 2021 | Budgets & Projections

CBO Reports $173 Billion Deficit for June

For Immediate Release The United States borrowed over $2.2 trillion in the first nine months of fiscal year 2021, including $173 billion in June,...
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Jul 1, 2021 | Budgets & Projections

CBO Projects Debt to Reach Record Levels

For Immediate Release The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) released its Updated Budget and Economic Outlook for the next decade, projecting the...