Tag: government spending
Shortfalls in Funding State Government Employee Pensions

Truly fixing the problem will mean resetting the level of state government employee pension benefits to fiscally sustainable levels.

How Good Is Your State’s Credit Rating?

Ten states have a chronic overspending problem.

A Very Bad Start in 2019

Despite collecting record levels of revenues from taxes, somehow the Gov. is managing to increase its spending even more.

Sidestepping Congress to Build the Wall

President Trump has demonstrated that he has a unique ability to drive the passions of his political opposition in the media.

Leviathan and the Budget Deficit

Treasury department’s new graphic helps explain deficit.

The National Debt and the Control of the House

With Democrats back at the helm, more taxing & spending in sight?

Bolton: National Debt Constitutes “Economic Threat”

U.S. budget deficit projected to push around $1 trillion in 2019.

The Growth of Discretionary and Mandatory Spending

Side-by-side visualization of the growth of the fed!

Illinois’ Growing Public Employee Pension Liability Crisis

Local governments are now having to reduce needed services to the public to pay for the generous pensions of retired government employees.

Construction of California’s Stonehenge Costing $3.1 Million Per Day

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.

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