Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget

Press Releases | October 2021

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Oct 28, 2021 | Budgets & Projections

New Build Back Better Framework Relies Too Heavily on Gimmicks

For Immediate Release Today, the White House released an updated framework for its Build Back Better plan. The framework proposes $1....
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Oct 22, 2021 | Budgets & Projections

Don’t Take Reconciliation Offsets Off the Table

For Immediate Release As lawmakers continue to negotiate their Build Back Better reconciliation plan, reports indicate growing objections...
Oct 20, 2021 | Budget Process

Congress Should Reject the Extenders Approach to Build Back Better

For Immediate Release According to news reports, the White House is floating a new framework for its Build Back Better reconciliation package that...
Oct 8, 2021 | Budgets & Projections

A $2.8 Trillion Budget Deficit

For Immediate Release The Congressional Budget Office released its final monthly budget review of fiscal year (FY) 2021 today, concluding the budget...
Oct 6, 2021 | Budget Process

Reconciliation Requires Tradeoffs, Not Gimmicks

For Immediate Release Policymakers are reportedly seeking to shrink the “Build Back Better” reconciliation plan from a proposed $3.5 trillion to...