Former Senator Bob Kerrey and Concord Coalition Executive Director Robert L.
PORTSMOUTH -- When Senate Democrats voted to end the shutdown of the federal government Jan.
Last week brought some good news for the economy and challenging news for the federal budget.
It is deeply disappointing that in his first State of the Union Address President Trump failed to mention the state of the nation’s finances.
House Speaker Paul Ryan may think otherwise, but it’s likely the tax bill that he helped drive through Congress last month has ruled out any serious effort to address the growing costs of federal e
Elected officials in Washington know that the federal budget is on an unsustainable path, with the debt projected to rise rapidly over the next 10 years and beyond.
While still working on tax legislation, Congress now finds itself in an all-too-familiar place: Only days away from a possible government shutdown because spending decisions that should h