Tag: U.S. Government Spending
| Thursday December 12, 2019 at 11:38 AM PST
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...Read More »
| Monday October 28, 2019 at 11:10 AM PDT
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...Read More »
| Monday September 30, 2019 at 10:48 AM PDT
Isn’t it time the politicians and bureaucrats who run the government reined in their opiate addiction and went into rehab?
| Wednesday August 14, 2019 at 10:15 AM PDT
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.
| Tuesday July 23, 2019 at 11:26 AM PDT
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.
| Wednesday June 26, 2019 at 1:35 PM PDT
The one thing politicians and bureaucrats can absolutely do well is to spend exactly as much money as they say they will.
| Monday May 6, 2019 at 11:20 AM PDT
Net interest on the national debt has become one of the fastest growing segments of federal spending.
| Monday March 18, 2019 at 9:48 AM PDT
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.
| Wednesday November 7, 2018 at 9:30 AM PST
U.S. budget deficit projected to push around $1 trillion in 2019.
| Monday August 6, 2018 at 4:30 PM PDT
Medicare coverage based on lifetime income rather than current.