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US Budget & Financial Policy

Resources on federal, state and local budget. Useful for PUBP 741: US Financial Policy, Processes, & Procedures.

The Federal Budget

Find the official text of the budget at these sites:

(For appropriations legislation, see this summary page OR search by bill number on, ex. HR3547.)

Committees & Offices

 Some key actors at the Federal level. Many of these offices also have blogs--consider subscribing to stay up-to-date.

Think Tanks

 A selection of policy research organizations with a focus on the Federal budget and taxation.

To search for documents from multiple policy research organizations, try PolicyFile


For an overview of appropriations, try the CRFB's Appropriations 101 report.