2012 Election

Line Items: Election Edition

Decision Time – Election Day is tomorrow and the stakes are high. Not only is control of the White House and Congress at stake, but the...

Line Items: Debate Edition

Up for Debate – Election 2012 is entering the final stretch and it is still up for grabs. The presidential contest has been marked more by missteps...
Oct 18, 2012 | Blog Paper Press Release | Taxes

More Analysis of Gov. Romney's Deductions Cap

After we analyzed a part of it two weeks ago, Governor Mitt Romney's tax plan is back in the news, with a proposed deduction cap as the subject of a...
Oct 17, 2012 | Blog Paper Press Release

Revisiting Our Live Fact-Checking of the Second Presidential Debate

As with the previous two debates (one presidential and one vice presidential), we will take an opportunity to go back and fact check some statements...

Fact Checking The Debates: Round III

Tonight at 9 PM on the grounds of Hofstra University is the second presidential debate and the only debate with a town hall format. This will allow...

MY VIEW: Tim Penny

Former Congressman and CRFB Board Member Tim Penny (D-MN) writes in today's The Hill that even with both parties laying out different plans this...
Oct 15, 2012 | Blog Paper Press Release

Expanding on Our Live Fact-Checking

After live fact-checking the vice presidential debate on Twitter, we will take some time to go back and expand on some of our fact-checking and...

Fact Checking the Debates: Round 2

Vice President Joe Biden and Representive Paul Ryan (R-WI) will take the stage in Kentucky tonight at 9:00 PM E.T. in the Vice Presidential Debate....

Fiscal Background for Tonight's Debate

Tonight at 9 PM in Kentucky will be the first and only vice presidential debate between Vice President Joe Biden and candidate Paul Ryan. If this...
Oct 4, 2012 | Blog Paper Press Release

MY VIEW: Eugene Steuerle

Eugene Steuerle has a tongue-in-cheek post in his "The Government We Deserve" blog on why Americans should choose him as President after...

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