Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget
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The Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget hosts various events to educate the public about various policy issues. Below is a list of our upcoming, current, and past events.


Sep 15, 2008

Busting the Budget: Healthcare Costs or Entitlement Programs?

On Monday, September 15th, six experts in fiscal policy and healthcare policy debated the nature of the nation’s pending fiscal crisis at the National Press Club. Moderated by TaxVox editor Howard Gleckman, the event featured Henry Aaron and...
Sep 8, 2008

Lessons in Entitlement Reform

Steven Gillon discussed the details of how House Speaker Newt Gingrich and President Bill Clinton held a secret meeting where they reached a groundbreaking deal to create a centrist political coalition to reform Social Security and Medicare, as...
Dec 6, 2007

Patch It or Pitch It?

On Thursday, Dec. 6, 2007, the Fiscal Policy Program at the New America Foundation held an event at the Cannon House Office Building entitled "Patch it or Pitch It: Options for Reforming the Alternative Minimum Tax." Maya MacGuineas,...
Nov 13, 2007

CBO Director Releases Study on Rising Cost of Health Care

On Nov. 13, 2007, Maya MacGuineas, director of the Fiscal Policy Program at the New America Foundation and President of the Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget, hosted an event featuring Dr. Peter Orszag, director of the Congressional Budget...
Oct 23, 2007

The Unavoidable Challenge

On Oct. 23, 2007, the New America Foundation co-hosted a forum entitled The Unavoidable Challenge: Confronting Our Nation’s Fiscal Crisis with the Heritage Foundation and the Progressive Policy Institute. The event consisted of speeches by...