The clock is ticking, so-called budget hawks warn about the nation's growing national debt: Public debt has soared from $925 billion in 1982 to almost $14.4 trillion in 2017.
Congress voted in November 2015 to again suspend the federal debt limit.
Congress has religiously missed its deadline for passing a budget and related spending bills for eight consecutive years.
Lobbyist for financial services and business groups are putting more pressure on Congress to quickly raise the debt limit and fund the government “without drama,” according to a July 17 s
In an interview with Market News International (MNI), published July 12 online, The Concord Coalition’s executive director, Robert L.
WASHINGTON -- The Concord Coalition said today that updated projections by the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) underscore the need for President Trump and Congress to turn their attenti