Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget

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May 24, 2021 | Other Spending

Congress Should Pay For the U.S. Innovation and Competition Act

For Immediate Release The Senate is continuing to work on the United States Innovation and Competition Act of 2021 this week, a bill aimed at...
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May 13, 2021 | Budgets & Projections

Introducing ‘Budgeting for the Future’

For Immediate Release The Committee launches new suite of online games to educate and crowdsource views on federal budget priorities A majority of...
May 10, 2021 | Budgets & Projections

CBO Reports $225 Billion Deficit for April

For Immediate Release The Federal government ran a budget deficit of $225 billion in April, according to the Congressional Budget Office (CBO),...
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Apr 28, 2021

Biden’s American Families Plan Must Be Paid For

For Immediate Release The White House today released details of President Biden’s “American Families Plan.” The plan proposes roughly $1.8 trillion...
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Apr 27, 2021 | Other Spending

Biden Tax Gap Proposal Deserves Bipartisan Consideration

For Immediate Release The Biden administration will soon introduce a proposal to reduce the tax gap, the difference between taxes paid and taxes...
Apr 15, 2021 | Other Spending

Bipartisan TRUST Act Would Jumpstart Discussions on Protecting Trust Fund Programs

For Immediate Release Today a bipartisan group of lawmakers – led by Sens. Mitt Romney (R-Utah), Joe Manchin (D-WV), and Angus King (I-ME), and...
Apr 13, 2021 | Other Spending

Congress Must Get Back to Budgeting

For Immediate Release Despite the growth in the national debt and trillions of dollars in borrowing in the last five years, Congress is increasingly...
Apr 9, 2021 | Other Spending

Committee Reacts to Biden Administration’s Discretionary Budget

For Immediate Release The Biden administration today released a budget proposal for discretionary spending levels for fiscal year 2022, which...
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Apr 8, 2021 | Budgets & Projections

CBO Reports $658 Billion Deficit for March

For Immediate Release The United States’ budget deficit for March totaled $658 billion, according to the Congressional Budget Office (CBO). It is...
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Mar 31, 2021 | Other Spending

Congress Should Heed White House Call to Pay for Infrastructure

For Immediate Release Today, the White House unveiled a $2 trillion infrastructure and investment “American Jobs Plan.” Below is a statement from...

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