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Presidential Candidates Ought to Share Their Plans for the Debt

For Immediate Release The first of three presidential debates will take place tonight, with much of the focus on near-term issues such as the COVID...

Webinar: What's the Long-Term Outlook

The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) released two new outlooks in September that highlight our nation's unsustainable budget trajectory over the...

Appropriations Watch: FY 2021

Updated 9/22/2020: The House passed a continuing resolution through Dec. 11, 2020 , on Tuesday, Sept. 22. The Senate would still need to clear the...

CBO Releases 2020 Long-Term Budget Outlook

The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) just released its 2020 Long-Term Budget Outlook , showing the federal budget is on an unsustainable long-term...

The Long-Term Debt Outlook is Unsustainable

For Immediate Release The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) released its Long-Term Budget Outlook today, which warns that our current high levels of...

Maya MacGuineas Joins ABC News Live to Discuss Payroll Tax Deferral

Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget President Maya MacGuineas recently appeared on ABC News Live. She joined the show to discuss the payroll...

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