Tag: National Debt
The Return of Quantitative Easing
The new financial crisis could have been avoided, if only a bipartisan majority of politicians in Washington, D.C., could have restrained the growth of their spending to sustainable levels.
A Surprise Trillion Dollar Deficit
In truth, the surprise trillion-dollar deficit for the first 11 months of fiscal 2019 really isn’t much of a surprise.
Who Are the U.S. Government’s Biggest Creditors?
The Treasury Department has recently revised and updated its estimates of who the U.S. government has borrowed from for its 2018 fiscal year.
Can Congress Restrain Its Promiscuous Spending?
What would it take to balance the U.S. government’s budget over the next 10 years?
Trump’s Trade War Makes Us All Losers
The commercial war between the world’s superpower and the Chinese dictatorship has affected the U.S. economy, which has dropped from an annual rate of growth of 4 percent to 2 percent.
How Uncle Sam’s Borrowing Binge Might Spark a New Financial Crisis
The sale of U.S. Treasuries in a relatively short period of time appears set to cause problems in global credit 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.
Booming Spending Outweighs Record Tax Collections
Where the primary cause of the U.S. government’s growing deficits and national debt is concerned, it’s the spending, stupid!
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.
Who Owns $21.5 Trillion of the U.S. National Debt?
The U.S. national debt has nearly reached $22 trillion, rising by nearly $500 billion since the U.S. government’s 2018 fiscal year ended on September 30, 2018.
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