Fiscal Responsibility

Issue Brief

Has the Baby Boom Gone Bust?


The annual Social Security and Medicare Trustees’ reports make numerous economic and demographic assumptions to project the long-term financial status of

Blog Post

Brinkmanship Isn't Leadership

September 23, 2021

For several months, Republicans and Democrats in Washington, DC have been barreling towards each other on a collision course over a pair of looming fiscal deadlines.

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Big Budget Challenges Loom in September

September 03, 2021

This week on Facing the Future our guest was Austin Smythe who has over 30 years of experience working in both the legislative and executive branches of the Federal government.

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States Have Budgets Too

August 26, 2021

This week on Facing the Future, we took a break from the federal budget but kept our focus on public sector budgeting.