Although some unfortunate concessions had to be made to appease conservatives, the Murray-Ryan budget deal is a net-positive step for the United States.
The deep divide between House Republicans over the fiscal year 2014 budget is between two political philosophies that have little in common.
The latest poverty numbers highlight the dramatically negative effects that federal funding cuts are having on the AI/AN population.
Issue Brief Congress always intended to replace the sequester with smarter deficit reduction—then they slashed deficits but still left the full sequester in place.
Report Sequestration is already a disaster for the American people. Four key factors will make it even worse next year.
Interactive Failing to expand emergency unemployment benefits would cut off millions of Americans from benefits and slow economic growth.
The big news in today’s GDP report is the public sector’s rapidly shrinking economic contribution, which is driving not only trend U.S. economic growth lower but also our potential for future growth.
Issue Brief Congress must move past its partisan pettiness and enact policies to help the American economy.
Report Congress is imposing a costly unfunded mandate on the American people by failing to enact policies to curb U.S. emissions of heat-trapping pollution.
Now is the time to find out how Rep. Paul Ryan’s (R-WI) “entitlement reforms” will impact the nation’s seniors.
Issue Brief With the manufactured crises behind us, it’s time to turn to the real fiscal task at hand, namely reversing damaging austerity policies and investing in growth.
The debt limit has a long and sordid history, but it is quite different from the one described by Sen. Ted Cruz.
Everything you need to know about the federal debt limit.