The Taxpayer Advocate Service (TAS) sends an annual report to Congress that flags problems with the federal government’s tax colle
Economist Diane Lim hopes that Washington policymakers “will somehow become woke and enlightened and . . . say, ‘Hey you know what?
In the latest “Economist Mom” segment on Facing the Future, Diane Lim discusses the partial government shutdown and t
Up until a few days ago it seemed that President Trump was looking to exit the partial government shutdown by redirecting funds for a Mexican border wall through an emergency declaration.
KCUR's "Up to Date" program, hosted by Steve Kraske, featured an interview Tuesday with Robert L. Bixby, executive director of The Concord Coalition.
Don’t look now, but budgetary gridlock on Capitol Hill is about to get worse. So is the deficit.
Eight years after congressional leaders banned earmarks in an effort to cut spending and improve trust in government, the incoming House majority leader is suggesting that the new Congress is likel
Q: What is the outlook for reducing the deficit in the new Congress?