Tag: U.S. Government
K. Lloyd Billingsley
| Wednesday August 25, 2021 at 3:55 PM PDT
Carlos Del Toro, Joe Biden’s choice for Secretary of the Navy, has four priorities but only one involves protecting the United States from foreign adversaries, the sole legitimate purpose of the U.S. military. The first priority in Del Toro’s “four C’s is China, followed by culture, climate and covid. Del Toro, a failed candidate...Read More »
| Monday July 27, 2020 at 10:07 AM PDT
The Trump administration has often trumpeted its effectiveness in reducing the number of regulations that U.S. government agencies impose on regular Americans and businesses. But since the arrival of the coronavirus pandemic, the number of new regulatory restrictions issued by federal agencies and departments has exploded, reversing much of the progress the Trump administration...Read More »
Alvaro Vargas Llosa
| Tuesday April 14, 2020 at 11:16 AM PDT
One does not need to be prescient to understand that the consequences of the U.S. government’s financial response to the coronavirus will be momentous. The U.S. Federal Reserve recently announced nine new “facilities” (lending programs) and its balance sheet has surpassed the $6 trillion mark. Even the maniacal asset-buying of the post-financial crisis years...Read More »
| Thursday January 30, 2020 at 3:22 PM PST
It’s not often a cabinet official acknowledges that the U.S. government has behavioral flaws, but that’s exactly what happened on January 23, 2020, when U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin confirmed that the U.S. government has a spending problem.
| Thursday June 28, 2018 at 9:00 AM PDT
U.S. Government’s long-term budget outlook released.