Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget


John Buhl

Director of Media Relations

John Buhl is the director of media relations for the Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget, working with reporters and overseeing the Committee’s communications strategy to increase the visibility of its research around the country. John has more than 15 years of experience in communications and journalism, including stints as media relations manager for the Tax Foundation and the Mercatus Center at George Mason University, monitoring a variety of federal policy issues and economic debates. Before that, he spent six years as a reporter with Tax Notes, covering state tax and budget news. Originally from Connecticut, John also spent time in the United Kingdom before returning stateside and earning a bachelor’s degree in Political Science from the University of Pittsburgh. Contact him at