New projections by the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) show that President Trump’s proposed Fiscal Year 2020 budget would increase th
Low interest rates on the federal debt have allowed the government to borrow more in recent years without seeing the cost of servicing that debt rise as a share of the economy (GDP).
“To me the number one message is: We are running out of time,” said Marc Goldwein.
With growing threats from climate change and natural disasters, some lawmakers in both parties are discussing needed changes in how Washington budgets -- or to be more precise, fails to b
On the latest Facing the Future Joe Antos, the Wilson H.
Federal deficits are rising so rapidly that many politicians appear to be throwing up their hands and simply ignoring the numbers.
The latest “Economist Mom” segment on Facing the Future, featured Bill Gale, Diane Lim and Robert L. Bixby.