The list includes dwindling trust funds for Social Security and Medicare and potential bubbles in the housing and stock markets.
Congress has to fund the government for the next fiscal year, which begins Oct. 1 — and it's slow going.
It's a new fiscal year for America. Let's look at our debt.
Back then, the economy was struggling its way out of recession. Now? Not so much.
The Congressional Budget Office says deficits will nearly equal GDP by 2028. That can't be good, right?
We have short-term focus but a long-term problem.
The shutdown came after Kentucky Senator Rand Paul blocked a vote on the budget plan.
Elections, it’s been said, have consequences, and last night’s local contests were no exception. The Republican losses come at an awkward time in the politics of the American economy — specifically, the tax overhaul plan the GOP’s trying to get through Congress. And even more specifically, in light of the results last night, making the […]