Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget


MARKETWATCH: November 29-December 3, 2010

What a week it’s been. Just look at the ups and downs of the yield on the benchmark 10-year Treasury note.

Chairman Bernanke once again: the importance of putting US fiscal policy on a sustainable path

Of particular interest for us, Fed Chairman Bernanke noted the following in his

MarketWatch November 15 - 19, 2010

Good news on the domestic front breathed some life into the Dow this week. The new (and, it appears, improved) General Motors came to market
Nov 18, 2010 | Blog Paper Press Release

On Ireland

Ireland, under attack by financial markets for its economic, financial and fiscal problems, may be getting assistance from the international commun

MarketWatch: November 8-12, 2010

Domestic and global financial markets are being driven by major cross-currents once again.

China: Nervous over US Policy Management

As taxpayers, politicians, journalists and wonks grapple with the wide-ranging

Learning from Others – A World of Experience

As part of its work over the last 2 years, the Peterson-Pew Commission on Budget Reform looked at how other g

‘Line’ Items: ‘Now What?’ Edition

After the Voting – In case you were sleeping, there was an election last week.

MarketWatch: November 1-5, 2010

All eyes have been on the Fed this week.
Nov 3, 2010 | Blog Paper Press Release

EU Votes on Promising Sustainability Plan

Last week, the heads of the EU governments agreed on groundbreaking steps to prevent Gree