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Inflation: Here Today, Here Tomorrow?

January 20, 2022

This week on Facing the Future, we discussed the inflation outlook with Jason Furman, former chair of the President’s Council of Economic Advisors from 2013-17, and now a profess

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Congress Says No-No to PAYGO

December 09, 2021

What began as a tense week of dangerous brinkmanship over the debt limit in Congress is ending with a surprising burst of bicameral cooperation and bipartisanship.

In the News

Building Back on Bets

November 24, 2021
The Hill

"The Build Back Better Act (BBBA), now on its way to the Senate, is often described by proponents as a fully paid for transformational investment in our nation’s future.

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Can The Democrats Message "Yes"?

November 18, 2021

This week on Facing the Future, we focused on the political arguments surrounding President Biden’s Build Back Better Act (BBBA) and specifically the concerns raised by West Virginia Sena

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Build Back Better's Unfinished Framework

October 30, 2021

The Biden Administration released this week a revised Build Back Better framework (BBBF) that reflects the president’s negotiations with Senators Joe Manchin (D-WV), Krysten Sinema (D-AZ)