Through taxes and a wide array of programs and benefits, the federal budget affects every person and community in the country.
The GOP-led Congress failed to pass a budget by April 15 this year, violating a federal law and earning another black mark on the party’s record of fiscal stewardship. . . .
Last year, our leaders in Washington cut taxes. This year, they’re cranking up spending.
The result, for our children and grandchildren, will be more and more debt. . . .
The seventh program of “Facing the Future” covered a variety of topics, including the budget process, the 2020 presidential el
Host Chase Hagaman is joined on the show by Concord Coalition Executive Director Robert L.
No sooner had Congress approved its fourth budget stop-gap measure in four months than lawmakers began talking about the need for a fifth one in February.
WASHINGTON -- The Concord Coalition expressed frustration today over Washington’s need for repeated short-term stop-gap funding measures and the inclusion of policies in them that will fu
Lawmakers on Capitol Hill are debating whether to revive the practice of earmarks after President Trump expressed support for reversing a ban that has been in place since 2011.