Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget

Spotlight on the States

State & Local Aid is On Its Way, But Is It Needed?

Last week, the Department of Treasury issued guidelines

State and Local Governments Do Not Need Half a Trillion in COVID Relief

The American Rescue Plan currently making its way through Congress contains over $500 billion of aid to state and local governments. 
Jul 25, 2012 | Blog Paper Press Release | Taxes

Online Sales Tax Debate Heats Up

Last week, our "Spotlight on the States" blog post highlighted
Jul 18, 2012 | Blog Paper Press Release

Spotlight on the States: Structural Challenges

The State Budget Crisis Task Force -- a group of budget experts including the likes of former CBO and OMB director Alice Rivlin, former Federal Res
Feb 28, 2012 | Blog Paper Press Release

Not Out of the Woods Yet: State Fiscal Issues in FY 2013

Last year, our Spotlight on the States series highlighted many contentious
Jan 23, 2012 | Blog Paper Press Release

Spotlight on the States: Public Pension Reform

Continuing their efforts to close budget gaps, states across the country h
Dec 6, 2011 | Blog Paper Press Release | Taxes

Spotlight on the States: Internet Sales Tax

Breaking from traditional posts in our Spotlight on the States series, thi
Oct 13, 2011 | Blog Paper Press Release

Spotlight on the States: New Jersey

With federal budget news in a bit of a holding pattern until next month, we return to our Spotlight on the States
Jul 22, 2011 | Blog Paper Press Release

Spotlight on the States: Federal Default Edition

Pew's Center on the States has an interesting
May 19, 2011 | Blog Paper Press Release

Spotlight on the States: Ohio

Taking a break from all the recent developments in the budget and fiscal policy world, we take a quick turn to our Spotlight on the States

Pages