Truly fixing the problem will mean resetting the level of state government employee pension benefits to fiscally sustainable levels.
Ten states have a chronic overspending problem.
Despite collecting record levels of revenues from taxes, somehow the Gov. is managing to increase its spending even more.
President Trump has demonstrated that he has a unique ability to drive the passions of his political opposition in the media.
Treasury department’s new graphic helps explain deficit.
With Democrats back at the helm, more taxing & spending in sight?
U.S. budget deficit projected to push around $1 trillion in 2019.
Side-by-side visualization of the growth of the fed!
Local governments are now having to reduce needed services to the public to pay for the generous pensions of retired government employees.
Until the California Bullet Train project is canceled, the one thing that can be guaranteed is that its cost will grow even higher than the $77 billion it is slated to cost taxpayers today.