Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget

Obama Administration

The Deficit Pledge

"I will not sign a plan that adds one dime to our deficits – either now or in the future. Period.”

Some Highlights from Obama's Health Care Speech

A few minutes ago, President Obama addressed a joint session of Congress to discuss health care reform.

Unwanted Defense Spending Draws Presidential Veto Threat

President Obama reiterated his intention to veto any Defense App
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Obama Economic Advisor Appears on The Daily Show

Austan Goolsbee, chief economist of President Obama's Economic Recovery Advisory Board appears below on the Daily Show with John Stewart.

Taxing the Middle Class

August 4 - Yesterday, White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs
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Obama Interview with the Washington Post

July 24 - Read Fred Hiatt's excellent
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NEC Director Summers at Peterson Institute

July 17 - President Obama's chief economic adviser Lawrence Summers spoke today to the Peterson Institute for International Economics on "
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Understanding the President’s PAYGO Proposal

Yesterday, President Obama announced his support for enacting statutory pay-as-you-go (PAYGO).

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