The United States has earned a dubious distinction, according to the International Monetary Fund (IMF): It is the o
As Congress and President Trump agreed in the last few months to dramatically increase federal borrowing, there have been a lot of breezy assurances that rapid and sustained economic grow
Guests on “Facing the Future” last week lamented new projections of trillion-dollar federal deficits beginning in Fiscal 2020 and discussed how recent tax and spending decisions had contr
To remain competitive and successful in the global economy, the country needs smart workforce investment and immigration reform, said former U.S.
This guest column was published March 12 in The Hill.
The Trump administration unveiled its long-awaited infrastructure plan with great fanfare last month.
Kasich talks debt, New Hampshire
Many financial analysts and others, me included, believe that federal tax cuts should have been enacted only for lower wage recipients. . . .
WASHINGTON -- President Trump’s proposed budget for Fiscal 2019 falls far short of what is needed to put the nation’s finances on a sustainable path, particularly in light of the deficit-
Bob Bixby, executive director of The Concord Coalition, a nonpartisan group that encourages fiscal responsibility in Washington, explains how the adoption of the deficit-busting budget deal could a