Press Releases | October 2017

Oct 26, 2017 | Budgets & Projections

Newly-Passed Budget Chooses Gimmicks and Debt over Fiscal Restraint

For Immediate Release The House of Representatives passed the Senate-approved budget today. The following is a statement from Maya MacGuineas,...
Oct 19, 2017 | Budgets & Projections

Senate Budget Plan Allows for $1.5 Trillion Added to the Debt

For Immediate Release Today the Senate passed its Fiscal Year 2018 budget containing reconciliation instructions for tax reform. The following is a...
Oct 18, 2017 | Budgets & Projections

The Senate Budget Plan Could Dramatically Worsen our Fiscal Situation

For Immediate Release The Senate this week is scheduled to debate and vote on the Fiscal Year 2018 budget, which would allow $1.5 trillion in tax...
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Oct 17, 2017 | Budgets & Projections

A Mini-Bargain to Improve the Budget Updated for Disaster Relief

For Immediate Release As Congress continues to consider hurricane relief funding, the Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget re-released its "A...
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A Tale of Two Budgets

For Immediate Release This week, the House is voting on a Fiscal Year 2018 budget while at the same time the Senate is debating its own version –...