| Monday April 8, 2019 at 10:01 AM PDT
Last December, the Congressional Budget Office generated a list of ideas for how the U.S. government could save trillions of dollars over the next 10 years.
| Monday September 17, 2018 at 10:00 AM PDT
The U.S. government did something in August 2018 that it has never done before. It spent $433 billion in taxpayer and borrowed dollars in a single month!
| Thursday June 28, 2018 at 9:00 AM PDT
U.S. Government’s long-term budget outlook released.
Lawrence J. McQuillan
| Tuesday February 16, 2016 at 5:28 PM PST
On February 10, the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) admitted a mistake in its projections of the share of earnings replaced by Social Security for people approaching retirement. Last fall, the CBO said the annual Social Security benefit for those born in the 1960s and retiring at age 65 would replace 60 percent of their...Read More »
| Thursday October 14, 2010 at 6:14 AM PDT
I was on the road a good deal last week, driving from my home in southeast Louisiana first through a long stretch of Mississippi to Tuscaloosa, Alabama, then to the outskirts of Birmingham and on to Auburn, Alabama, and finally from there back to my home by way of Montgomery and Mobile. Along the way, I was...Read More »