"The Senate’s bipartisan physical infrastructure bill is a triumph of congressional dealmaking, the sort of thing
Concord in the News
It’s understandable, even laudable, that political leaders want to do big things that improve the lives of their constituents.
"Current figures suggest that the federal government is digging America into a hole. According to CBO’s baseline projections—which don’t account for Mr.
The last time the U.S. federal deficit was this high, as a percentage of the total size of the economy, was 1946. The debt-to-GDP ratio was 119%.
(Kevin) Wiley is involved with the Concord Coalition a national, nonpartisan organization dedicated to fiscal responsibility and reform.
Some Republicans fear a tea party-like backlash against the trillions of dollars in spending Congress approved, said Robert L.
In short, the needs are sweeping and urgent, and a deal needs to be struck. The Democrats in their House bill started at $3 trillion in aid.
One of the few voices that has not been silent is that of the Concord Coalition, a nonpartisan group that for many years has tried to push both parties toward balancing the federal budget.