Dive deeper into the 2014 Fiscal Summit with the Summary and Highlights book, which features detailed recaps and photos from each panel and interview.
This week the Board of Trustees for Social Security and Medicare released their annual reports on the current and future state of those programs.
July's FCI Value is 41, suggesting that Americans continue to see the national debt as a top priority.
CBO projects that, under current policies and law, the federal debt will reach 183% of GDP by 2039.
Along with creating the non-partisan Congressional Budget Office and the House and Senate budget committees, this important piece of legislation established the federal budget process still in use today.