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.
A new estimate by the Congressional Budget Office says the plan could add $1.7 trillion to the deficit
AEI president argues that the poor need an American culture that values them.
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said the Trump administration will have a proposed tax plan completed by August. Based on campaign promises, its broad outlines will include a substantial cut to corporate taxes and perhaps reductions in individual taxes. Whatever the…
The U.S.-Mexico trade relationship gets talked about by the president as if we’re being scammed. He implies that because the United States has a trade deficit with its southern neighbor, we’re just pouring money over the border. But most economists…
Losing sleep over the deficit & debt? Don't worry...yet
A lot of people confuse the words debt and deficit. They're not quite the same.