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Appropriations Watch: FY 2019

Last Updated 11/19/2018 A "minibus" of three bills (Energy & Water, Legislative Branch, and Military Construction & VA) was conferenced, and...

CRFB Statement on Joint Select Committee Markup

For Immediate Release The Joint Select Committee on Budget and Appropriations Process Reform (JSC) today released a ‘co-chairs mark’ and announced...

Momentum for Lower Drug Prices Emerging

Policymakers have been quietly making progress on lowering drug prices in recent weeks. Most notably, the Department of Health and Human Services...

Beware the Budget Busters in the Lame Duck

The lame duck Congress will return to Washington with an important to-do list that includes either finishing the seven unfinished appropriation bills...
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Highlights from 2018

We celebrate the hard work and accomplishments of the Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget.

The Tax Bill Did Not Cause Revenue to Rise

A common misleading claim this fall has been that tax revenues have increased, even with the large tax cuts enacted last year. While it is...

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