Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget

House of Representatives

Since We've Been Gone...

We hope all of our readers had very happy holidays.
Dec 18, 2009 | Blog Paper Press Release

Our New Year's Wish: Political Will

Congress will leave town for the holidays without completing some serious fiscal business, but with a full agenda for next year.
Dec 16, 2009 | Blog Paper Press Release

House Passes $154 Billion Jobs Package

This afternoon, the House passed a $154 billion economic aid package. Below we have listed the major spending areas within the bill:
Dec 3, 2009 | Blog Paper Press Release | Taxes

House Votes to Make Estate Tax Permanent

The House today voted to avoid eliminat

Blue Dog Coalition Endorses SAFE Commission Act

The Democratic Blue Dog Coalition, a group comprised of fiscally conservative members of the House,

Updated Health Care Charts

UPDATE: SEE THE MARCH UPDATE HERE.CRFB has updated its health care chart, detailing the ten-year costs and savings from the most recent...

CMS Analyzes House Health Care Bill

On Friday, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released a 

House Passes Health Reform Legislation Saturday

The House passed health care overhaul legislation on Saturday night by a vote of 220 – 215, with 39 Democrats opposing the bill and one Repub