Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget

Press Releases | December 2019

Dec 20, 2019 | Health Care| Taxes

Budget Deal Shows Bipartisan Failure of Leadership

For Immediate Release Later today, President Trump is expected to sign into law a $1.4 trillion spending package, appropriated through two...
Dec 17, 2019 | Taxes

Let Zombie Tax Extenders Remain Dead

For Immediate Release  Last night, the House Rules Committee added a set of tax cuts to the year-end appropriations package, reviving almost...
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Dec 16, 2019 | Budgets & Projections

Year-End Tax Cuts Would Add $470 Billion to the Debt

For Immediate Release  Press reports suggest lawmakers are negotiating a deal to combine year-end funding bills with a series of large tax cuts...
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Dec 9, 2019

Statement on the Passing of Paul Volcker

For Immediate Release  Former Federal Reserve Chairman and Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget board member Paul Volcker died yesterday...
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Dec 3, 2019 | Budgets & Projections

Washington Must Avoid Budget-Busting Christmas Tree Legislation

For Immediate Release  Back from Thanksgiving recess, Congress now has less than three weeks to fund the government before the current...