| Tuesday September 15, 2020 at 8:35 AM PDT
The Congressional Budget Office has just released a dismal update of the 10-year budget projections it released just six months ago. The update reveals how much the U.S. government’s fiscal outlook has changed for the worse because of COVID-19. That impact starts with a picture of just how big a hole COVID-19 has blown...Read More »
| Wednesday April 15, 2020 at 8:13 PM PDT
The fiscal impact of the federal government’s coronavirus relief measures is likely to be dramatic.
| Tuesday February 11, 2020 at 9:27 AM PST
President Trump has released his budget proposal for the 2021 fiscal year. The first thing to say about it is this: Having just been acquitted in the U.S. Senate impeachment trial on a strict party-line vote in an election year, the president has zero chance of his budget proposal becoming law. In the current...Read More »
| Friday December 28, 2018 at 9:20 AM PST
President Trump has demonstrated that he has a unique ability to drive the passions of his political opposition in the media.
| Friday December 21, 2018 at 1:46 PM PST
Americans who support the President’s proposed wall are using crowdfunding to collect money to build a portion of it.
| Tuesday December 11, 2018 at 8:41 AM PST
Congress benefits from threatening government shutdown.
| Saturday September 29, 2018 at 10:00 AM PDT
With the close of FY18 looming, federal spending is expected to skyrocket.
| Tuesday September 25, 2018 at 9:00 AM PDT
The proposed spending bill funds key programs at a hefty price tag.
| Monday September 24, 2018 at 3:22 PM PDT
Side-by-side visualization of the growth of the fed!
| Thursday August 23, 2018 at 2:42 PM PDT
With billions left to spend, cronyism will abound.