Tag: U.S. Government Spending
“Crazy, Stupid” Federal Spending Proposals from Candidates of Both Parties
Thanks to the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2019, which has been described as “the worst budget deal in history,” the U.S. government will spend $57.9 trillion over the next 10 years, with $12.2 trillion of that spending requiring new borrowing that will add to the U.S. government’s bloated $22.7 trillion national debt. Those already...
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How Leviathan Grew in 2019
The U.S. Treasury Department has released its final monthly treasury statement for the federal government’s 2019 fiscal year, including its final accounting for the entire year. It paints a scary picture of how the growth of government spending is behind the government’s resurgent annual budget deficit, which totaled $984 billion for the year, narrowly...
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Can the Fed Handle the Next Financial Catastrophe Arising from Politicians’ Addiction to Spending?
Isn’t it time the politicians and bureaucrats who run the government reined in their opiate addiction and went into rehab?
U.S. Government Sets New Records for Spending and Revenues
The government’s budget deficit through the first 10 months of its 2019 fiscal year now exceeds the full year deficit of $777 billion recorded in 2018.
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.
No Spending Growth Restraint in Sight on Capitol Hill
The one thing politicians and bureaucrats can absolutely do well is to spend exactly as much money as they say they will.
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.
Bureaucrats Licensed to Spend Your Tax Dollars
Every September, as the end of the U.S. government’s fiscal year draws near, thousands of federal bureaucrats go on a massive spending bender.
Bolton: National Debt Constitutes “Economic Threat”
U.S. budget deficit projected to push around $1 trillion in 2019.
How to Better Control the Growth of Medicare Spending
Medicare coverage based on lifetime income rather than current.
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