In the latest "Economist Mom" segment on Facing the Future, Diane Lim discussed some of the reasons that politicians
It didn’t take long for reality to sour the victory celebrations of Wisconsin’s winning congressional candidates.
The Treasury Department’s final report for Fiscal Year 2018, showing a 17 percent ($113 billion) jump in the deficit, has drawn new attention to the nation’s worsening fiscal position and
“Most people recognize the fact that we have a major challenge in America today,” says Shai Akabas of the
How do high and rising federal deficits hurt ordinary Americans?
The words “deficit” and “debt” disappeared from the Republican lexicon once Donald Trump became president.
The unfortunate byproduct of dysfunction in Washington, D.C., is an exploding federal deficit.
President Trump oversaw a massive increase in the deficit during his first full year in office, the
Diane Lim, a principal at District Economics Group and former chief economist for The Concord Coalition, draws a parallel to person
WASHINGTON -- The Concord Coalition today warned that the rapidly rising federal budget deficit -- totaling nearly $779 billion in Fiscal Year 2018 -- reflects a structural gap between sp