Fiscal Year 2015 Budget

Please check out the links below for the latest news, analysis, and updates concerning the Fiscal Year 2015 Budget.

CHN Statements:

July 2014: CHN: Selected Human Needs Programs – Shrinking Funding Since 2010
May 7, 2014: Appropriations by Subcommittee, FY 2010 – FY 2015 (TABLE)
April 8, 2014: Executive Director Deborah Weinstein – FY 2015 Letter to House of Representatives
April 7, 2014: Executive Director Deborah Weinstein- The Ryan FY 2015 Budget: Who Wins, Who Loses?
March 3, 2014: Executive Director Deborah Weinstein – The President Must Lift Budget Constraints to Promote Prosperity and Protect Vulnerable People

In response to the Ryan Budget, What can you do?

CHN Webinar April 2014: The Ryan Budget: Who Wins, Who Loses, Who’s Got a Better Idea?
April 2014: Be part of the Ryan Budget Truth Squad – Tell how its bad choices would hurt you, your family, and/or community
April 2014: Be part of the Ryan Budget Truth Squad – How to get your message out

Latest News:

October 10, 2014: National Priorities Project State Smart Website – Federal Funding in 50 States
April 10, 2014: CLASP – A Real Path to Prosperity: What If the Ryan Budget Followed the Evidence? 
April 3, 2014: CBPP: Ryan’s Budget Gets 69 Percent of Its Cuts from Low-Income Programs  
April 2, 2014: CLASP- Ryan’s Budget Offers Bleak Future for Aspiring Low-Income College Students
April 2, 2014: CTJ- Another Ryan Budget Gives Millionaires Average Tax Cut of at Least $200,000
April 1, 2014: CAP- The Ryan Budget is a Broken Record of Failed Trickle-Down Economics
April 1, 2014: NPP – Competing Visions: President Obama, Rep. Paul Ryan, and House Progressives Release Budget Proposals for 2015
April 1, 2014: FRAC Statement: Ryan Budget Recycles Failed Proposals for SNAP
April 1, 2014: CBPP – Statement by Robert Greenstein, President, on Chairman Ryan’s Budget Plan
April 1, 2014: CBPP – Ryan Budget Again Proposes a Medicaid Block Grant, Adding Millions to the Ranks of the Uninsured and Underinsured
April 1, 2014: Economic Policy Institute – By Ignoring Economic Reality, Ryan Budget Would Slow Recovery, Cost Jobs

March 31, 2014: CBPP – Preview of New Ryan Budget: As Extreme as Last Year’s, If Not More So
March 4, 2014: The White House – Opportunity For All: Middle Class Tax Cuts In The President’s FY 2015 Budget
March 4, 2014: The Fiscal Times – Economists Say Paul Ryan Misrepresented Their Research
March 4, 2014: Center on Budget and Policy Priorities – Ryan Report Distorts Safety Net’s Picture

Policy Analyses And Research:

July 2014: CHN: Selected Human Needs Programs – Shrinking Funding Since 2010
April 1, 2014: House Budget Committee – The Fiscal Year 2015 Budget
March 3, 2014: House Budget Committee – The War on Poverty 50 Years Later