Democrats in Washington are working furiously to put the finishing touches on the President’s Build Back Better (BBB) social safety net spending bill.
This week on Facing the Future, we discussed the economic strengths and weaknesses of the Build Back Better Act now making its way through Congress.
The Biden Administration released this week a revised Build Back Better framework (BBBF) that reflects the president’s negotiations with Senators Joe Manchin (D-WV), Krysten Sinema (D-AZ)
Real GDP data released this week by the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) showed that
This week on Facing the Future, we looked at various proposals on how to pay for the roughly $2 trillion social spending bill that Democrats hope to pass soon.
This week on Facing the Future we took a step back from the day-to-day budget battles in Washington to consider the overall fiscal outlook.
Earlier this week the Social Security Administration (SSA) announced the annual cost-of-living adjustment (COLA) for next year (2022) would be 5.9 percent. That’s slightly more than the
This week the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office (CBO) published its final monthly budget review for FY 2021.
The annual Social Security and Medicare Trustees’ reports make numerous economic and demographic assumptions to project the long-term financial status of