Why the National Debt Just Hit $20 Trillion
The Debt Limit is More Trouble Than It’s Worth
A Tale of Two Deadlines
Tax Cuts Don't Pay for Themselves
Washington Needs to Address All Our Needs, Young and Old
In this guest column originally appearing in The Keene Sentinal, Concord Coalition New England Regional Director Chase Hagaman contends that elected officials in Washington should quit procrastinating and seize opportunities to address our nation's fiscal challenges.
"You may delay, but time will not, and lost time is never found again.”
Effective IRS Actions Can Help Cut Deficit
During budget negotiations in the coming weeks, Congress should ensure that the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has sufficient funding to effectively enforce the tax laws and improve taxpayer assistance and education services. This would allow the federal government to actually receive more of the taxes it is owed.