President Trump’s claim this week that his tariffs will enable the government to start "paying down" large amounts of the federal debt is wrong for a very simple reason: It is impossible to reduce
By Rob Ryan
Despite much discussion in Washington about the need for more substantial investment in infrastructure, nothing much has been done.
Congressional Republicans are worried that their huge 2017 tax cut isn’t resonating with voters.
In a welcome show of bipartisan cooperation, lawmakers appear to be moving forward on IRS legislation that they say would help taxpayers, reduce tax-refund fraud and improve tax-collectio
By Rob Ryan
For years, Republicans have criticized Democratic Sen. Bill Nelson for voting to raise taxes again and again.
This is a guest post by Concord Coalition intern Rob Ryan
Congress and the Trump administration could save tens of billions of dollars by acting to improve efficiency and effectiveness in dozens of federal programs that range from Medicare to mi
As lawmakers start to move forward on spending legislation for the Fiscal 2019, it seems increasingly likely that they will skip an essential first step in the congressional budget proces