Understanding the Federal Debt Limit
Congress voted in November 2015 to again suspend the federal debt limit.
Chase Hagaman, New England regional director for The Concord Coalition, joined the hosts of the podcast “Granite (In)sanity” on Aug. 18.
A majority of House lawmakers now support a bipartisan measure authored by Rep. Reid Ribble (R-Wisc.) and Rep.
The Concord Coalition is urging the Commission on Presidential Debates to devote a significant portion of debate time next year to the candidates’ plans for dealing with the nation’s growing fiscal difficulties.
While the United States faces many challenges, Concord leaders said, “the nation’s unsustainable budget policy hangs over all of them, because it affects the resources that can be devoted to competing priorities and the size of the future economy that will be called upon to produce those resources.”