President-elect Donald Trump and the new Congress have many challenges to tackle. Hovering over all of them is our nation’s unsustainable fiscal policy.
New proposals, whether on the spending or tax side of the budget, will not be credible if they rely on an infusion of ever-mounting debt.
The Concord Coalition offers three suggestions to guide policies in the coming months:
Approve a Fiscal Year 2018 Congressional Budget Resolution with input from the administration that puts the debt on a downward path relative to the economy...