Discretionary Spending

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First Quarter GDP: Down But Not Out

May 05, 2022

This week on Facing the Future, we looked at the state of the economy, including the first quarter GDP report, inflation expectations, the prospects for a "soft landing" as the F

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Inflation Q & A

April 21, 2022

The March inflation report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics was shocking.

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WANTED: Legitimate Offsets

April 07, 2022

The week of April 4 began with hopeful optimism as a bipartisan group of Senators reached a tentative agreement to replenish emergency funds needed to restock federal supplies of COVID va

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Sizing up the Biden FY 2023 Budget

March 31, 2022

This week on Facing the Future, Concord Coalition Policy Director Tori Gorman, Chief Economist Steve Robinson, and I took a look at President Biden’s newly released