Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget


Marc Goldwein

Senior Vice President and Senior Policy Director

Marc Goldwein is the Senior Vice President and Senior Policy Director for the Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget, where he guides and conducts research on a wide array of topics related to fiscal policy and the federal budget. He is frequently quoted in a number of major media outlets and works regularly with Members of Congress and their staffs on budget-related issues.

Previously, Marc served as Associate Director of the National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform (The Fiscal Commission) and senior budget analyst on the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction (The Super Committee).  He has also conducted research for the Government Accountability Office, the World Bank, the Historian's Office at the Social Security Administration, and the Institute of Governmental Studies at UC Berkeley. In addition to his work at the Committee, Marc teaches economics at the University of California DC and at Johns Hopkins University and serves on the Business Advisory Council for Martha's Table. Marc has received awards for Excellence in Teaching and been featured in the Forbes "30 Under 30" list for Law & Policy. He holds a BA and MA from Johns Hopkins University. Contact him at and find him on Twitter at @MarcGoldwein.