Tag: federal spending
Crazy, Stupid Federal Spending!
If you follow wasteful spending stories involving the misplaced priorities of Washington D.C. politicians and bureaucrats, the holiday season brings a special treat. That’s when Senator Rand Paul issues his annual “Festivus Report” on the federal government’s most wasteful spending programs. The report has become a must-read for anyone needing a good laugh at...
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Federal Reserve Underwrites Washington’s Spending Binge
On October 11, 2019, the U.S. Federal Reserve announced it would begin buying billions of Treasury bills every month to ensure the nation’s banking system would have “ample reserves” through the end of 2019 as part of its efforts to help prevent a liquidity crisis from wreaking havoc in U.S. money markets.
The Worst Budget Deal in History
As in 2009 and 2010, it is unlikely that we will see greater prosperity in the future as a result of the 2019 budget deal.
Five Years to the National Debt Death Spiral
Net interest on the national debt has become one of the fastest growing segments of federal spending.
A Check-Writing, Wealth Redistribution Machine
When you think of all the ways that the U.S. government spends money, which of its functions do you think tops the list?
Government Thinking Versus the Real World
Federal spending hits highest level since bank bailout and Obama stimulus.
Congress’ New “PAYGO” Rule
An excuse to raise taxes on the American people.
Binge Spending by Government Bureaucrats
With the close of FY18 looming, federal spending is expected to skyrocket.
President Trump Starts Signing 2019 Spending Bills
The proposed spending bill funds key programs at a hefty price tag.
Federal Fiscal Year-End Spend-a-Thon About to Begin
With billions left to spend, cronyism will abound.
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