The Wealthy Have Healed From Recession. The Poor Haven't Even Started.
The Great Recession and the subsequent recovery from it have deepened the wedge between the very wealthy and everyone else in America, plunging the poor deeper into debt and wiping out two-fifths of t...
5 Myths about U.S. government debt
The most common myths about the government’s debt and how investors can position their portfolios to withstand what we believe are manageable headwinds related to the federal debt burden.
Fact-Checking The Debate: Dems Offer Iffy Stats On Donors, Health Plan
WASHINGTON -- Eager to share Bernie Sanders's claim to the grass roots, Hillary Clinton is having trouble owning up to the deep pockets helping her campaign. For his part, Sanders is struggling to mak...
5 Myths about U.S. government debt
As we approach a rising rate environment, the scale of U.S. federal debt has some investors concerned about the sustainability of government finances in the coming years. In this article we consider t...
Ronald Reagan Quotes
271 quotes from Ronald Reagan: 'Government exists to protect us from each other. Where government has gone beyond its limits is in deciding to protect us from ourselves.', 'If we ever forget that we'r...
U.S. Debt to China: How Much Debt Does China Own?
The U.S. debt to China is $1.224 trillion. Here's why America owes so much to China, and what happens if China calls in its loans.
$16 Trillion US Debt Ceiling Visualized: Stacked in $100 dollar bills
United States owes a lot of money. As of 2012, US debt is larger than the size of the economy. The debt ceiling is currently set at $16.394 Trillion and approaching rapidly. To see current debt live v...
United States budget process
The United States budget process is the framework used by Congress and the President of the United States to formulate and create the United States federal budget. The process was established by the B...
Expenditures in the United States federal budget
The United States federal budget contains a number of expenditures, which include mandatory programs such as the Medicare and Social Security programs, military spending, and discretionary funding for...
Expenditures in the United States federal budget - Wikipedia
United States public debt
The national debt of the United States (also referred to as the public debt or government debt) is the amount owed by the federal government of the United States. The measure of the public debt is the...
United States public debt - Wikipedia
Political debates about the United States federal budget
Many of the debates about the United States federal budget center on competing macroeconomic schools of thought. In general, Democrats favor the principles of Keynesian economics to encourage economic...
Political debates about the United States federal budget - Wikipedia
Social Security debate in the United States
This article concerns proposals to change the Social Security system in the United States. Social Security is a social insurance program officially called "Old-age, Survivors, and Disability Insuranc...
Social Security debate in the United States - Wikipedia
Health care reform debate in the United States
The health care reform debate in the United States has been a political issue for many years, focusing upon increasing coverage, decreasing the cost and social burden of healthcare, insurance reform, ...
Health care reform debate in the United States - Wikipedia
Deficit reduction in the United States
Deficit reduction in the United States refers to taxation, spending, and economic policy debates and proposals designed to reduce the Federal budget deficit. Government agencies including the Governme...
Deficit reduction in the United States - Wikipedia
Office of Management and Budget
The Office of Management and Budget (OMB) is the largest office within the Executive Office of the President of the United States (EOP). The director of the OMB is a member of the Executive Office of ...
Office of Management and Budget - Wikipedia
Federal assistance in the United States
In the United States, federal assistance, also known as federal aid, federal benefits, or federal funds, is defined as any federal program, project, service, and activity provided by the federal gover...
Federal assistance in the United States - Wikipedia
The Wealthy Have Healed From Recession. The Poor Haven't Even Started.
The Great Recession and the subsequent recovery from it have deepened the wedge between the very wealthy and everyone else in America, plunging the poor deeper into debt and wiping out two-fifths of t...
5 Myths about U.S. government debt
The most common myths about the government’s debt and how investors can position their portfolios to withstand what we believe are manageable headwinds related to the federal debt burden.
2005 United States federal budget
The United States Federal Budget for Fiscal Year 2005, was a spending request by President George W. Bush to fund government operations for October 2004-September 2005. Figures shown in the spending r...
2005 United States federal budget - Wikipedia
Fact-Checking The Debate: Dems Offer Iffy Stats On Donors, Health Plan
WASHINGTON -- Eager to share Bernie Sanders's claim to the grass roots, Hillary Clinton is having trouble owning up to the deep pockets helping her campaign. For his part, Sanders is struggling to mak...
Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014 (H.J.Res 59)
The Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014 (H.J.Res. 59) is a bill that was introduced into the United States House of Representatives on September 10, 2013. The original text of the bill was for ...
Ronald Reagan Quotes
271 quotes from Ronald Reagan: 'Government exists to protect us from each other. Where government has gone beyond its limits is in deciding to protect us from ourselves.', 'If we ever forget that we'r...
2007 United States federal budget
The budget of the United States government for fiscal year 2007 was produced through a budget process involving both the legislative and executive branches of the federal government. While the Congre...
2007 United States federal budget - Wikipedia
The People's Budget (2011)

The People's Budget is a campaign for more participatory budgeting in UK led by the Church Action on Poverty who planned campaign workshops across the UK in London, St. Helens, Merseyside, Dudley...
The People's Budget (2011) - Wikipedia
Starve the beast
"Starving the beast" is a political strategy employed by American conservatives in order to limit government spending by cutting taxes in order to deprive the government of revenue in a deliberate eff...
Starve the beast - Wikipedia
2003 United States federal budget
The United States Federal Budget for Fiscal Year 2003, was a spending request by President George W. Bush to fund government operations for October 2002-September 2003. Figures shown in the spending r...
Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2014
The Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2014 (H.R. 2216) is an appropriations bill that was introduced into the United States House of Representatives ...