The FCI Value for May 2015 is 47 (100 is neutral), indicating that even as the economy improves, voters continue to be concerned about the country’s fiscal outlook and the level of attention that policymakers are giving to America's key fiscal challenges.
In the wake of last week's short-term funding measure by Congress for the federal Highway Trust Fund (HTF), PGPF has released More Stop-and-Go Financing of Highway Trust Fund, a new budget explainer on the issue.
The Peterson Foundation once again convened policy organizations from across the ideological spectrum to put forward comprehensive plans to improve America’s unsustainable fiscal outlook in the decades ahead.
PGPF has prepared a new analysis and charts comparing the proposals and priorities of each budget. This comparative analysis features seven charts, including the one above, that illustrate the key differences between the plans.