Floundering president urges Americans to believe cherry-picked statistics, not their own lying eyes
Rubio says that while immigration is of critical importance, economic security weighs more heavily on Hispanics’ minds.
Ryan confronts Bernanke over Fed printing money to buy U.S. debt, raises concerns about the dollar
State governments will go bankrupt if they don’t start dieting immediately.
Chairman Thomas Bell says the U.S. Chamber of Commerce will support eliminating tax loopholes for corporations
Here are four areas that policymakers should be focusing on in order to ensure that the fragile recovery doesn’t falter.
The island’s aggressive economic reforms have brought it back from the brink of fiscal disaster.
Ryan: 'We're going to cut spending' - The Hill
The incoming House Budget Committee chairman said Sunday that Republicans are going to get to work cutting spending in order to cut the deficit in the next Congress
The plan is a compromise between the left and the far left.
While Americans are unhappy with the level of government spending, a new poll shows that recipients of popular and expensive programs don’t want their benefits cut
The Fed could face increasing pressure to deploy monetary policy to lift the economy out of a rut — a prospect that has unsettled officials at the central bank
Basic government spending rose 9% in fiscal 2010 - Washington Times
Government spending rises 9%
A letter released Wed. says not extending tax cuts to wealthier Americans would have ‘deleterious effects’
Financial services giant predicts bleak future for recovery
A deep recession knocked Reagan’s approval rating down and Republicans took a beating in the 1982 mid-terms. But he won a landslide second election. President Obama hopes to repeat this feat
Republicans want to trim Social Security, and Democrats favor tax increases but the deficit commission might recommend both
Which exactly is the decade of spiraling deficits? The last one, or the one we’re beginning now?
U.S debt jumps $166 billion in one day - Washington Times
The one-day increase for June 30 totaled $165,931,038,264.30 – bigger than the entire annual deficit for fiscal year 2007 and larger than the $140 billion in savings the new health care bill will produce over its first 10 years
Enough Already with Stimulus Spending - CATO INSTITUTE
When it comes to government spending, “stimulus” apparently means never having to say “enough.”