Brian Riedl

Brian Riedl is a senior fellow at the Manhattan Institute.

Mr. Riedl is a senior fellow at the Manhattan Institute.

The Obama Budget’s Magic Asterisks

Past presidential budgets have been declared “DOA,” or dead on arrival. President Obama’s budget should be declared “TBD” — to be determined. Despite taking an extra week to release this ...

CBO Baseline Shows Staggering Debt

The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) today released a ten-year budget baseline showing $7 trillion in deficits over the next decade. Yet because Congress requires the CBO to include all sorts ...