Fiscal and Economic News from
Around the Nation

September 2017

Source: New York Times
Sep 19, 2017
Senate Republicans Embrace Plan for $1.5 Trillion Tax Cut
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Source: The Hill
Sep 19, 2017
Corker Unveils Tax Reform Details
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Source: The Washington Post
Sep 19, 2017
White House Seriously Considers Abandoning Some Tax Cuts for the Wealthy
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Source: CBS News
Sep 18, 2017
5 Issues Lurking in the GOP's Tax Reform Plan
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Source: The Washington Post
Sep 17, 2017
Senate Republicans Look to Revive Effort to Repeal Obamacare by End of September
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Source: Associated Press
Sep 16, 2017
Tax Cuts Quiet Once-Deafening GOP Call for Fiscal Discipline
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Source: The Washington Post
Sep 16, 2017
To Make their Tax Plan Work, Republicans Eye a Favorite Blue-State Break
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Source: Morning Consult
Sep 15, 2017
Centrist Democrats Turn to Pragmatism, Seek Bipartisan ACA Fixes
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Source: Reuters
Sep 14, 2017
Renewed U.S. Debt Ceiling Wrangle May Have Negative Rating Impact: Fitch
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Source: The Hill
Sep 14, 2017
Debt Ceiling Gambit Stirs GOP Debate
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Source: New York Times
Sep 14, 2017
Tax Overhaul to Be Unveiled This Month May Be Less Than Advertised
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Source: The Hill
Sep 14, 2017
House Passes $1.2T Government Funding Package for 2018
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Source: Reuters
Sep 14, 2017
Republican Unity on U.S. Tax Overhaul Shows Sign of Fraying
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Source: New York Times
Sep 13, 2017
Medicare for All or State Control: Healthcare Plans Go to Extremes
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Source: The Washington Post
Sep 13, 2017
Getting Rid of all Tax Breaks could Reduce the Corporate Tax Rate to 26 Percent, Study Says
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Source: Reuters
Sep 13, 2017
Trump Steps Up Talks with Democrats on Taxes as Timetable Set
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Source: Roll Call
Sep 13, 2017
After Deal, Debt Limit Talk Still Permeates Debates
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Source: Reuters
Sep 13, 2017
Difficult to Cut U.S. Corporate Tax Rate Below 26 Percent: Study
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Source: The New York Times
Sep 12, 2017
Median U.S. Household Income Up for 2nd Straight Year
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Source: Bloomberg
Sep 11, 2017
Trump Debt Limit Deal Undermines Trust Among GOP on Tax Overhaul
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Source: The Hill
Sep 11, 2017
US Federal Debt Passes $20 Trillion for First Time
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Source: The Washington Post
Sep 11, 2017
McConnell: No New Debt Ceiling Vote Until ‘Well into 2018’
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Source: Reuters
Sep 11, 2017
'Big Six' Member Says Tax Reform Blueprint to Follow Senate Hearings
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Source: Associated Press
Sep 11, 2017
Senate GOP Looking for Budget Deal to Open Way to Tax Redo
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Source: New York Times
Sep 10, 2017
Hurricanes Harvey and Irma Give Fed More Reasons to Hold Interest Rates for the Rest of 2017, Experts Say
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Source: Roll Call
Sep 8, 2017
Closed-Door Process Might Threaten Tax Timeline in Senate
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Source: Wall Street Journal
Sep 7, 2017
Senate Passes Bill on Storm Aid, Debt Limit and Government Spending
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Source: Morning Consult
Sep 7, 2017
Senators Float Broader Effort on Healthcare Costs in Bipartisan Talks
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Source: New York Times
Sep 7, 2017
The Debt Ceiling: Why We Have It, and What Would Happen if It Died
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Source: Roll Call
Sep 7, 2017
Senate Pins Healthcare Hopes On Bipartisan Bill
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Source: Kaiser Health News
Sep 7, 2017
Congress’ Tight Timetable Complicates Renewal Of Children’s Health Plan
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Source: Bloomberg BNA
Sep 6, 2017
Congressional Priority Pileup Slows Tax Reform Timeline
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Source: New York Times
Sep 6, 2017
Trump and Congressional Leaders Agree to Tie Debt Ceiling to Harvey Relief
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Source: Bloomberg
Sep 5, 2017
House Readies Harvey Aid as Senate GOP Mulls Adding Debt Limit
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Source: Roll Call
Sep 5, 2017
McCarthy Predicts Three-Month Spending Bill, Delayed Wall Debate
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Source: The Washington Post
Sep 5, 2017
Senate Panel Begins Bipartisan Hearings to Try to Improve Affordable Care Act
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Source: Bloomberg
Sep 4, 2017
House Sets Vote on Harvey Aid Without Debt Limit Raise
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Source: The Hill
Sep 2, 2017
Tax Reform Advocates Hope GOP can Avoid September Catastrophes
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Source: The Hill
Sep 1, 2017
Lawmakers to Give Bipartisanship a Try on Obamacare
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Source: Associated Press
Sep 1, 2017
U.S. Job Growth Slows to 156K; Unemployment Up to 4.4 PCT
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Source: Wall Street Journal
Sep 1, 2017
Harvey Relief Bill Could Help Congress Raise Debt Ceiling
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August 2017

Source: The Washington Post
Aug 31, 2017
Harvey, Trump Tax Plan to Put New Strain on Budget Deficit
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Source: The Washington Post
Aug 30, 2017
With His Tax Effort in Peril, Trump to Push Congress for Swift Action
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Source: CNBC
Aug 30, 2017
US Revised Second-quarter GDP Up 3.0% vs 2.7% Rise Expected
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Source: Bloomberg
Aug 29, 2017
Defense Boost May Unravel Into a Deep Cut Amid Congress Gridlock
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Source: CNBC
Aug 29, 2017
Conservatives Draw Battle Lines in Debt-ceiling Fight
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Source: Roll Call
Aug 28, 2017
For Congress, Extraordinary Measures on Debt are Ordinary
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Source: New York Times
Aug 28, 2017
For Congress, Storm Adds Another Urgent Issue to a Full Plate
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Source: Bloomberg
Aug 24, 2017
Investors are Anticipating a Messy Debt-Ceiling Debate
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Source: POLITICO
Aug 24, 2017
White House Yielding to Congress on Tax Details
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Source: NPR
Aug 24, 2017
America's Credit Rating On The Line As Debt Ceiling Deadline Approaches
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Source: LA Times
Aug 23, 2017
U.S. Credit Rating at Risk if Debt Limit is not Raised in a 'Timely Manner,' Fitch Warns
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Source: CNBC
Aug 23, 2017
Paul Ryan Again Pushes for a Simpler Tax Code
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Source: Roll Call
Aug 23, 2017
Ryan: Shutdown Unnecessary but Continuing Resolution Is Needed
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Source: POLITICO
Aug 22, 2017
Trump’s Team and Lawmakers Making Strides on Tax Reform Plan
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Source: Bloomberg
Aug 22, 2017
Trump Threatens Government Shutdown Over Border Wall Funding
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Source: Reuters
Aug 22, 2017
As Tax Debate Heats Up, Republicans Tweak Business Interest Plan
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Source: CBS News
Aug 21, 2017
Everything Congress Needs to Get Done this Fall
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Source: Roll Call
Aug 21, 2017
Congress Set for Horse-Trading Over Must-Pass Bills in September
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Source: CNBC
Aug 21, 2017
Mitch McConnell: 'Zero chance' US Fails to Raise the Debt Ceiling
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Source: Bloomberg
Aug 21, 2017
Mnuchin Hints at Keeping Carried Interest Tax Break for Some
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Source: CNBC
Aug 20, 2017
If Congress Doesn't Fund Obamacare Subsidies Next Month it Could get Pretty Complicated
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Source: Morning Consult
Aug 18, 2017
Time Crunch Among Hurdles for Bipartisan Senate Push to Bolster ACA
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Source: POLITICO
Aug 17, 2017
Veteran Lobbyists See Hard Road for Tax Reform
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Source: Bloomberg Government
Aug 17, 2017
No Deals in Sight as Spending, Debt Limit Deadlines Loom
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Source: Washington Post
Aug 17, 2017
Republicans Worry Tax Reform Could be Victim of Their Worsening Relationship with Trump
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Source: POLITICO
Aug 16, 2017
Trump Administration Will Make this Month’s Obamacare Payments but Leaves Program’s Future in Limbo
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Source: The Hill
Aug 16, 2017
GOP Chairman: Tax Reform Could Increase Deficit
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Source: The Hill
Aug 15, 2017
Looming Debt Limit Fight Rattles Wall Street
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Source: New York Times
Aug 15, 2017
Lots of Questions Still Hang Over Trump's Tax Plan
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Source: New York Times
Aug 15, 2017
Trump Threat to Obamacare Would Send Premiums and Deficits Higher
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Source: Reuters
Aug 15, 2017
House Tax Chairman Confident on Reform, Others Less So
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Source: CBS News
Aug 14, 2017
Why Raising the Debt Ceiling Won't be Easy
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Source: Bloomberg
Aug 14, 2017
Trump Will Get His Tax Cuts, Vast Majority of Economists Say
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Source: The Washington Post
Aug 13, 2017
House Conservatives Hope to Revive Obamacare Repeal Vote
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Source: The Washington Post
Aug 12, 2017
Republicans May Not Have the Votes for More Spending Cuts
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Source: Roll Call
Aug 11, 2017
Republicans to Weigh Surplus of Tax Policy Options
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Source: The Hill
Aug 11, 2017
GOP Debates Retroactive Tax Cuts
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Source: Reuters
Aug 10, 2017
White House Plans to Release Tax Reform Framework in September: Sources
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Source: Roll Call
Aug 10, 2017
Kaiser Study: Uncertainty Over Obamacare’s Future Increasing Rates
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Source: The Hill
Aug 9, 2017
Debt Group Urges GOP Chairman to Avoid Budget 'Gimmicks'
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Source: Vox
Aug 9, 2017
The Looming Debt Ceiling Fight, Explained
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Source: The Hill
Aug 9, 2017
House to Take up Spending Bills, then Budget
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Source: POLITICO
Aug 9, 2017
White House Pitches Deal for Wall Money — and No Shutdown
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Source: Bloomberg
Aug 8, 2017
Republicans Discuss a Mix of Temporary, Permanent Tax Changes
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Source: Roll Call
Aug 8, 2017
Senate Republicans Face Key Tax Overhaul Decisions
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Source: CNBC
Aug 8, 2017
Job Openings Hit Record High in June at 6.2 Million
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Source: POLITICO
Aug 8, 2017
Trump White House Quietly Courts Democrats for Tax Overhaul
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Source: POLITICO
Aug 7, 2017
Tax Writers See Peril in Trump's Obamacare Persistence
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Source: Roll Call
Aug 7, 2017
Enzi Plans September Budget Markup as McConnell Urges Speed
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Source: Bloomberg BNA
Aug 7, 2017
Tax Reform: Where Are We Now?
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Source: The Hill
Aug 7, 2017
McConnell Open to Bipartisan Deal on Health Insurance Payments
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Source: The Hill
Aug 6, 2017
GOP Debates Deep Cut to Corporate Tax Rate
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Source: Bloomberg
Aug 4, 2017
Payroll Gain of 209,000, Wage Rise Show U.S. Labor Strength
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Source: Roll Call
Aug 4, 2017
Bipartisan Healthcare Work Taking Shape in Senate
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Source: Bloomberg
Aug 3, 2017
Mulvaney Says Trump Team Is Unified in Wanting ‘Clean’ Debt-Ceiling Hike
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Source: Washington Post
Aug 3, 2017
Action on Trump’s Tax Cut Plan Could be Delayed Until Next Year
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Source: Roll Call
Aug 3, 2017
Defense to Get Historically High Share of Research Budget
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Source: POLITICO
Aug 3, 2017
New Bipartisan Obamacare Push Faces Steep Climb
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Source: Roll Call
Aug 2, 2017
Debt Ceiling Options Aired but Fast Action Doubtful
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Source: Bloomberg Politics
Aug 2, 2017
Debt-Limit Battle Eases on Reassurances From House Conservative
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Source: Washington Post
Aug 1, 2017
Senate Democrats Press for Bipartisan Talks to Overhaul the Tax Code
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Source: New York Times
Aug 1, 2017
Republicans in Congress Bypass Trump to Shore Up Health Law
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Source: Roll Call
Aug 1, 2017
Senate Looks Ahead to Tax, Debt Limit Debates After Recess
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July 2017

Source: New York Times
Jul 31, 2017
Moving Past Healthcare, White House Looks to Tax Reform
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Source: Washington Post
Jul 31, 2017
GOP Leaders Say it’s Time for Senate to Move on from Healthcare
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Source: Roll Call
Jul 31, 2017
White House Floats Aggressive Tax Timetable in Fall
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Source: POLITICO
Jul 30, 2017
Centrist Lawmakers Plot Bipartisan Healthcare Stabilization Bill
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Source: The Hill
Jul 30, 2017
House Heads into August Recess with Uncertain Path on Budget
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Source: The Washington Post
Jul 28, 2017
White House, Business Groups Start Major Push to Cut Taxes
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Source: NPR
Jul 28, 2017
U.S. Economy Grew At 2.6 Percent In Second Quarter
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Source: Bloomberg
Jul 28, 2017
Killing the BAT Solved One Problem. It May Create Several
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Source: The Hill
Jul 28, 2017
Mnuchin Wants 'Clean Debt-ceiling’ Bill
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Source: New York Times
Jul 27, 2017
Senate Rejects Slimmed-Down Obamacare Repeal as McCain Votes No
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Source: Roll Call
Jul 27, 2017
CBO: 16 Million More Uninsured Under Potential 'Skinny' Repeal
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Source: Washington Post
Jul 26, 2017
White House Eyes Plan B if Tax Effort Falters
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Source: New York Times
Jul 26, 2017
Fed, Leaving Rates Unchanged, Expects to Wind Down Stimulus ‘Relatively Soon’
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Source: Roll Call
Jul 25, 2017
No Budget, No Tax Reform: GOP Faces Reality of Remaining Agenda
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Source: The Hill
Jul 24, 2017
Budget Resolution Missing from House Agenda
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Source: Roll Call
Jul 24, 2017
Ready or Not, McConnell Says Senate Voting on Healthcare Tuesday
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Source: USA Today
Jul 23, 2017
Congress' Next Big Battles: Passing Spending Bills, Raising the Debt Limit
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Source: Roll Call
Jul 21, 2017
Parts of Senate GOP Healthcare Bill Break Rules, Parliamentarian Says
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Source: Roll Call
Jul 20, 2017
House Floor Will be Busy Next Week
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Source: The Washington Post
Jul 20, 2017
Cloud of Confusion Hangs Over Healthcare Bill
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Source: Marketplace
Jul 20, 2017
Workers are Seeing Wage Gains, Even in some of the Lowest-paid Jobs
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Source: USA Today
Jul 19, 2017
House GOP Budget Blueprint Sets Stage for Deficit Reduction, Tax Reform
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Source: POLITICO
Jul 19, 2017
Trump Targeting Corporate Tax Rate ‘in the 20s’
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Source: The Hill
Jul 19, 2017
Moderate Republicans, Dems Huddle on Healthcare
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Source: POLITICO
Jul 19, 2017
Senate Republicans Still at Impasse After Late-night Healthcare Meeting
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Source: Bloomberg
Jul 19, 2017
GOP's Obamacare Repeal Cuts Insured by 32 Million, CBO Says
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Source: Reuters
Jul 18, 2017
Corporate Tax Reform Negotiators Aim Above Trump's 15 Percent Pledge
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Source: Roll Call
Jul 18, 2017
McConnell Abandons Obamacare Repeal and Replace Effort
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Source: CNBC
Jul 18, 2017
House Budget Committee Proposes Boosting Defense Spending, Reshaping Welfare Programs
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Source: Bloomberg
Jul 18, 2017
Treasury Reassures Markets About Secret Debt-Ceiling Plan
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Source: New York Times
Jul 16, 2017
A Top Republican Vows a Vote on Healthcare, but Uncertainty Reigns
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Source: Bloomberg
Jul 15, 2017
No CBO Health Score Monday as McConnell Delays Vote for McCain
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Source: Associated Press
Jul 15, 2017
Budget Plan Faces Uncertain Fate After Clearing House Panel
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Source: Washington Post
Jul 13, 2017
White House Budget Wouldn’t Eliminate Deficit or do Much to Expand Economy, CBO Says
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Source: Associated Press
Jul 13, 2017
Senate Panel Kicks off Work on Spending Bills
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Source: New York Times
Jul 13, 2017
Senate Republicans Unveil New Health Bill, but Divisions Remain
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Source: CNN
Jul 13, 2017
Social Security Trust Fund Projected to Tap out in 17 Years
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Source: BBC
Jul 12, 2017
Janet Yellen Testimony: Six Takeaways
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Source: Reuters
Jul 12, 2017
U.S. House Freedom Caucus Wants Tax Reform Plan Before Budget Deal
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Source: CNN
Jul 12, 2017
New Data Suggest Debt Ceiling Crunch to Hit in First Half of October
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Source: New York Times
Jul 12, 2017
Senate Republicans, Preparing New Health Bill, Have No Votes to Spare
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Source: Bloomberg
Jul 12, 2017
Senators Explore Bipartisan ‘Plan B’ to Troubled GOP Health Bill
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Source: Roll Call
Jul 11, 2017
Recess Postponed in Senate
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Source: CNBC
Jul 11, 2017
McConnell Says Revised Version of Healthcare Bill Expected on Thursday
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Source: Roll Call
Jul 11, 2017
Top Tax Writers Noncommittal on Overhaul Timeline
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Source: The Hill
Jul 11, 2017
McConnell: 'Ideally' Debt Ceiling Vote is Before August Recess
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Source: Defense News
Jul 10, 2017
Mulvaney Opens Door to Bigger DoD Budgets
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Source: CBS News
Jul 10, 2017
CBO to Score Sen. Ted Cruz's Healthcare Proposal
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Source: Roll Call
Jul 10, 2017
Senate Returns No Closer to Healthcare Deal
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Source: USA Today
Jul 9, 2017
Mnuchin Still Expects Middle-class Tax Cuts in 2017
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Source: Roll Call
Jul 6, 2017
McConnell Signals Openness to Shoring Up Insurance Exchanges
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Source: The Hill
Jul 6, 2017
President’s Tax Reform Push Enters Next Phase
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Source: Morning Consult
Jul 6, 2017
Plurality of Voters Want Congress to Prioritize Medicare Reform
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Source: New York Times
Jul 5, 2017
Fed Officials Are Divided Over When to Reduce Its Debt Holdings
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Source: New York Times
Jul 5, 2017
White House Backs Conservative Health Plan, but G.O.P. Leaders Are Leery
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Source: The Hill
Jul 3, 2017
GOP Leaders Have Few Sure Votes on Debt Ceiling
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June 2017

Source: Roll Call
Jun 30, 2017
Recess Starts With No Timeline for Addressing Debt Limit
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Source: Reuters
Jun 30, 2017
Moderate Republicans Warn of Trouble for Tax Reform
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Source: New York Times
Jun 29, 2017
Deadline Is Set for Congress to Raise Debt Ceiling
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Source: Roll Call
Jun 29, 2017
Senate Healthcare Discussions Continue as Agenda Stalls
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Source: New York Times
Jun 28, 2017
As Affordable Care Act Repeal Teeters, Prospects for Bipartisanship Build
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Source: Morning Consult
Jun 28, 2017
Senators Still Confident About Tax Reform After Healthcare Delay
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Source: CNN
Jun 27, 2017
House Budget Deal Held up on Mandatory Spending Snag
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Source: The Washington Post
Jun 27, 2017
Facing GOP Opposition, Senate Leaders Postpone Vote to Overhaul Obamacare
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Source: The Washington Post
Jun 25, 2017
Senate Republicans Face Key Week as More Lawmakers Waver in Support for Healthcare Bill
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Source: Bloomberg
Jun 24, 2017
GOP Push for 20-Year Tax Cut Grows as Ryan Seeks Permanent Fix
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Source: The Hill
Jun 23, 2017
Republicans Divided on Seeking Budget Deal with Democrats
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Source: CNBC
Jun 23, 2017
Four GOP Senators will not Support Current Obamacare Replacement, Push for Changes
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Source: Reuters
Jun 23, 2017
As Debt Limit Looms, House Leaders Eye Bipartisan Deal
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Source: New York Times
Jun 22, 2017
Senate Healthcare Bill Includes Deep Cuts to Medicaid
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Source: POLITICO
Jun 21, 2017
House Budget Writers Reach Tentative Agreement
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Source: Roll Call
Jun 21, 2017
GOP Might Buck Senate Rules to Pass Healthcare Overhaul
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Source: Roll Call
Jun 20, 2017
Ryan, Pence Promise Tax Overhaul but Offer Few Details
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Source: Associated Press
Jun 20, 2017
The GOP's Budget Deadlock Could Derail Trump's Hopes for Tax Overhaul
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Source: Roll Call
Jun 19, 2017
House Gets to Work on Defense Authorization Bill
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Source: New York Times
Jun 19, 2017
Senate Democrats Try to Gum Up Works Over Affordable Care Act Repeal
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Source: Reuters
Jun 18, 2017
Republicans Debating Remedies for Corporate Tax Avoidance
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Source: CNN
Jun 17, 2017
Senate Democrats Weigh Blockade to Protest GOP Healthcare Plan
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Source: Reuters
Jun 15, 2017
White House Does Not Yet Have Plan on Debt Limit: Budget Chief
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Source: The Washington Post
Jun 15, 2017
GOP Senate Leaders Aim to Bring Healthcare Legislation to the Floor by End of June
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Source: The Hill
Jun 15, 2017
Trump’s Transportation Budget Runs into Resistance from Both Parties
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Source: Bloomberg
Jun 15, 2017
Republicans Warm to Tactic for Making Deep Tax Cuts Last Longer
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Source: Reuters
Jun 15, 2017
Senate May Keep Some Obamacare Taxes in U.S. Healthcare Overhaul
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Source: Time
Jun 14, 2017
Federal Reserve Raises Benchmark Interest Rate for Third Time in 6 Months
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Source: CNBC
Jun 12, 2017
US Budget Deficit Jumps in May as Spending Outpaces Revenue
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Source: The Hill
Jun 11, 2017
GOP Looks to Blunt Impact of Health Bill on Older People
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Source: The Washington Post
Jun 9, 2017
U.S. Readying ‘Plans and Backup Plans’ if Debt Ceiling Isn’t Raised Soon, Mnuchin Says
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Source: Reuters
Jun 9, 2017
White House, Congress Republicans Nearing Key Tax Overhaul Decisions
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Source: Reuters
Jun 9, 2017
House Freedom Caucus Chief Calls for U.S. Tax Reform Plan by End-July
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Source: Reuters
Jun 7, 2017
Debt Limit Showdown Looms Sooner as Wealthy Bet on Trump Tax Cut
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Source: The Hill
Jun 6, 2017
Fractured Republicans Get Options on Healthcare
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Source: CNN
Jun 6, 2017
Healthcare Vote Possible by July 4, McConnell Tells Trump
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Source: POLITICO
Jun 6, 2017
Trump Sides with Mnuchin on Debt Ceiling Strategy
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Source: Roll Call
Jun 5, 2017
Republicans Return From Recess Under Healthcare Time Crunch
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Source: New York Times
Jun 3, 2017
Trump Plans to Shift Infrastructure Funding to Cities, States and Business
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Source: The Hill
Jun 2, 2017
Trump to Leave Infrastructure Out of Tax Reform
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Source: NPR
Jun 2, 2017
May Jobs Report: 138,000 More On Payrolls; Unemployment Dips Slightly
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Source: The Washington Post
Jun 1, 2017
Trump White House Rejects Conservative Push for Debt-ceiling Collision
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May 2017

Source: Bloomberg BNA
May 31, 2017
Debt Limit Warnings May Face Skepticism on Hill, with Reason
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Source: Bloomberg
May 31, 2017
To Repeal Obamacare, Senate May Have to Keep Some of Its Taxes
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Source: CNBC
May 31, 2017
Private Payrolls Add 253K in May vs. 185K est.: ADP
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Source: The Hill
May 30, 2017
GOP Debt Ceiling Uncertainty Grows
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Source: Roll Call
May 30, 2017
Senate Staff Beginning to Draft Healthcare Bill Over This Week’s Recess
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Source: Roll Call
May 30, 2017
House Appropriators Float 12-Bill Omnibus Before Recess
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Source: New York Times
May 30, 2017
Despite Weak Inflation, Fed Is Likely to Raise Interest Rates in June
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Source: POLITICO
May 30, 2017
Debt Fight Blindsides Congress
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Source: CNBC
May 26, 2017
Debt Ceiling Could be Hit Late this Summer: Sources
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Source: Roll Call
May 26, 2017
Senate Strategy on House Healthcare Bill
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Source: New York Times
May 24, 2017
G.O.P. Health Bill Would Leave 23 Million More Uninsured in a Decade, C.B.O. Says
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Source: Roll Call
May 24, 2017
Debt Limit Deadline Already Creeping Up Congress
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Source: The Hill
May 24, 2017
Ryan: House Could Pass Bill that Doesn't Include Border Tax
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Source: Bloomberg Politics
May 24, 2017
Fate of Republican Health Bill Teeters on New Financial Analysis
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Source: New York Times
May 23, 2017
Border Tax’s Apparent Demise Jeopardizes G.O.P. Overhaul Plan
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Source: Washington Post
May 23, 2017
GOP Divisions Grow Over Proposal for a Border Adjustment Tax
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Source: Roll Call
May 23, 2017
Trump Budget Request Rolls Out to a Quarreling Congress
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Source: USA Today
May 22, 2017
Trump Budget Cuts Safety Net Programs, Hitting States that Voted for Him
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Source: Associated Press
May 22, 2017
Senate Republicans Quietly Working on Health Overhaul
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Source: The Hill
May 21, 2017
Trump Administration Faces Decision on Obamacare Payments
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Source: Associated Press
May 21, 2017
Trump to Propose Big Cuts to Safety Net in New Budget, Slashing Medicaid and Opening Door to Other Limits
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Source: Bloomberg
May 18, 2017
Trump's Budget Aims for Balance Through Steep Cuts, Growth
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Source: Bloomberg
May 18, 2017
House May Need to Vote Again on GOP Obamacare Repeal Bill
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Source: The Hill
May 18, 2017
Dems: Trump Budget is Recipe for Shutdown
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Source: The Hill
May 18, 2017
Senate GOP Short on Ideas for Stabilizing Obamacare Markets
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Source: New York Times
May 17, 2017
Republican Hopes for Rewriting Tax Code in 2017 Are Fading
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Source: Reuters
May 17, 2017
White House Says Full Fiscal 2018 Budget to be Released on May 23
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Source: The Hill
May 17, 2017
Mulvaney Hints Budget Math Will Rely on Economic Growth
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Source: Reuters
May 17, 2017
U.S. Governors Work Senate as New Power Brokers in Obamacare Repeal
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Source: Bloomberg
May 17, 2017
Senate GOP Won't Back Trump's Deep Spending Cuts, McConnell Says
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Source: POLITICO
May 16, 2017
Bipartisan Healthcare Talks Pick Up Steam in Senate
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Source: Bloomberg
May 16, 2017
McConnell Won't Guarantee All Tax Cuts Stay in Healthcare Bill
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Source: The Hill
May 16, 2017
House Panel to Examine Border Tax Next Week
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Source: Bloomberg
May 16, 2017
McConnell Wants Revenue-Neutral Tax Plan, at Odds with Trump
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Source: New York Times
May 15, 2017
Medicaid Expansion, Reversed by House, Is Back on Table in Senate
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Source: The Hill
May 15, 2017
Trump to Unveil $1T Infrastructure Plan in ‘Several Weeks’
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Source: Reuters
May 15, 2017
U.S. Companies Push Hard for Lower Tax Rate on Offshore Profits
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Source: CNN
May 15, 2017
GOP Healthcare Working Group Runs into Early Obstacles
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Source: CNN
May 15, 2017
GOP Healthcare Working Group Runs into Early Obstacles
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Source: POLITICO
May 14, 2017
Senators Hold Back-channel Talks on Bipartisan Obamacare Fix
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Source: Roll Call
May 14, 2017
Freedom Caucus May Push for More than Tax Overhaul in Next Budget
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Source: CNBC
May 10, 2017
Paul Ryan Pitches Tax Reform to the Public — and His Own Party
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Source: The Washington Post
May 10, 2017
CBO to Issue Cost Estimate of House Healthcare Bill Within Two Weeks
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Source: CNBC
May 9, 2017
Job Openings Stay Steady in March, Labor Department Says
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Source: The Hill
May 9, 2017
Early Splits Appear as Senate Republicans Confront Medicaid Choice
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Source: Bloomberg
May 9, 2017
Obamacare Taxes aren't Necessarily Going Away: GOP Senators
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Source: Roll Call
May 8, 2017
Healthcare Will Determine Progress of Rest of Agenda
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Source: Bloomberg
May 8, 2017
Trump's Biggest Hurdle on Tax Cuts? Congress's Daunting Calendar
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Source: The Hill
May 6, 2017
Obamacare Vote Throws Curve into Tax Reform
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Source: CNBC
May 5, 2017
Trump Signs Spending Bill to Avert Government Shutdown
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Source: New York Times
May 4, 2017
House Passes Measure to Repeal and Replace the Affordable Care Act
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Source: Bloomberg
May 4, 2017
Senate GOP to Snub House Obamacare Repeal Bill and Write Its Own
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Source: Reuters
May 4, 2017
With Obamacare Vote, House Republicans Free to Turn to Tax Reform
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Source: Reuters
May 4, 2017
U.S. Senate Passes Bill to Fund Government Through September
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Source: Reuters
May 4, 2017
US Jobless Claims Fall, Continuing Claims Hit 17-year Low
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Source: Roll Call
May 3, 2017
House Schedules Vote on Healthcare Bill
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Source: Roll Call
May 3, 2017
House Passes $1 Trillion Spending Bill
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Source: The Hill
May 3, 2017
GOP Rushing to Vote on Healthcare Without Analysis of Changes
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Source: CNBC
May 3, 2017
US Private Sector Created 177K Jobs in April, vs 175K Jobs Expected: ADP
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Source: Associated Press
May 3, 2017
Health Bill Gains New Life as 2 GOP Moderates Meet Trump
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Source: New York Times
May 2, 2017
G.O.P. Eyes $8 Billion Addition to Win a Crucial Vote to the Latest Health Bill
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Source: CNBC
May 1, 2017
Treasury's Mnuchin: Trump's Tax Cut Plan Eliminates All but Two Loopholes
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Source: New York Times
May 1, 2017
G.O.P. Likely to Go It Alone on Tax Overhaul Legislation
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Source: Bloomberg
May 1, 2017
Trump Open to Raising Gas Tax and Negotiating Tax Overhaul Plan
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Source: Reuters
May 1, 2017
U.S. Congress Negotiators Set Spending Plan to Avert Shutdown, Bolster Defense
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April 2017

Source: The Hill
Apr 30, 2017
Pence: Tax Plan May Increase Deficit 'in the Short Term'
Read More
Source: The Hill
Apr 28, 2017
Obamacare Repeal: GOP Seeks New Game Plan
Read More
Source: Roll Call
Apr 27, 2017
Spending Shutdown Showdown Fizzling Out
Read More
Source: Bloomberg Politics
Apr 27, 2017
Yellen May See Inflation Risk in Deficit-Busting Trump Tax Cuts
Read More
Source: New York Times
Apr 26, 2017
Hard-Line Republican Caucus Backs Revised Bill to Repeal Obamacare
Read More
Source: New York Times
Apr 26, 2017
White House Proposes Slashing Tax Rates, Significantly Aiding Wealthy
Read More
Source: Roll Call
Apr 26, 2017
Decision Day for Avoiding a Government Shutdown?
Read More
Source: Reuters
Apr 26, 2017
Congress Scrambles to Wrap Up Deal Averting Government Shutdown
Read More
Source: Roll Call
Apr 26, 2017
White House: Final Healthcare Deal Unlikely this Week
Read More
Source: New York Times
Apr 25, 2017
Trump’s Tax Plan: Low Rate for Corporations, and for Companies Like His
Read More
Source: CNN
Apr 25, 2017
White House Sends Mixed Signals on Border Wall Funding
Read More
Source: CNBC
Apr 25, 2017
Consumer Confidence Lags in April as Americans are Less Optimistic about Economy
Read More
Source: The Washington Post
Apr 24, 2017
Trump Seeks 15 Percent Corporate Tax Rate, Even if it Swells the National Debt
Read More
Source: The Hill
Apr 24, 2017
Trump Team to Meet with Congressional Leaders on Tax Reform
Read More
Source: The Washington Post
Apr 23, 2017
Showdown Looms as Trump Demands Funding for Wall on U.S.-Mexico Border
Read More
Source: Bloomberg
Apr 23, 2017
Mulvaney Says Trump Tax Plan Details Won’t be Ready Until June
Read More
Source: Bloomberg
Apr 23, 2017
White House Still Pressing to Hold Obamacare Vote this Week
Read More
Source: Bloomberg
Apr 22, 2017
Trump’s Plan Can Cut Taxes, But Only Temporarily
Read More
Source: Reuters
Apr 20, 2017
Trump Tax Plan to Rely on Future U.S. Growth to Fund Cuts: Officials
Read More
Source: POLITICO
Apr 20, 2017
White House Demands Disrupt Shutdown Negotiations
Read More
Source: Morning Consult
Apr 20, 2017
Net Interest Tax Write-Off Could Draw Business Battle Lines in Tax Reform
Read More
Source: NPR
Apr 20, 2017
Some Tax-Cut Backers Urge Trump to Drop Full Overhaul, Go for Quick Win
Read More
Source: CNBC
Apr 20, 2017
Republicans Have a New Plan to Repeal Obamacare — and here it is
Read More
Source: NPR
Apr 20, 2017
What Country Spends The Most (and Least) on Healthcare Per Person?
Read More
Source: New York Times
Apr 20, 2017
White House Officials, Craving Progress, Push Revised Health Bill
Read More
Source: New York Times
Apr 18, 2017
Health Insurers Make Case for Subsidies, but Get Little Assurance From Administration
Read More
Source: The Hill
Apr 17, 2017
Mnuchin: Tax Reform Before August 'Highly Aggressive to not Realistic'
Read More
Source: Bloomberg
Apr 17, 2017
GOP Targets Trillion-Dollar Tax Break for Democratic States
Read More
Source: Morning Consult
Apr 17, 2017
Lesser-Known ‘Zombie’ Tax Provisions Could Help Drive Overhaul Deal
Read More
Source: Bloomberg
Apr 17, 2017
Trump's ‘Reciprocal Tax’ Seen Affirming His Love of Tariffs
Read More
Source: Bloomberg BNA
Apr 17, 2017
Don’t Forget Debt, When Dealing with Big-Ticket Items: Survey
Read More
Source: The Hill
Apr 15, 2017
Five Hurdles to Avoiding a Government Shutdown
Read More
Source: The Hill
Apr 14, 2017
White House Explores New Direction on Tax Reform
Read More
Source: The Hill
Apr 13, 2017
McConnell: 'Hopefully' Tax Reform Will Pass This Year
Read More
Source: Bloomberg
Apr 13, 2017
Is Trump's Tax-Cut Tactic Based on an Error?
Read More
Source: The Washington Post
Apr 12, 2017
GOP House Leader Says There are Ways Republicans can Forge Ahead on Healthcare
Read More
Source: Reuters
Apr 12, 2017
U.S. Tax Reform Debate Moves Away from Ryan Blueprint
Read More
Source: The Hill
Apr 12, 2017
Trump Cut Social Security Changes from Budget Proposal
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Source: CNBC
Apr 12, 2017
US Weekly Jobless Claims Total 234,000 Vs 245,000 Estimate
Read More
Source: USA Today
Apr 11, 2017
Freedom Caucus Chairman Mark Meadows Pursues Healthcare Deal with Speaker Ryan
Read More
Source: Axios
Apr 11, 2017
Forget Trumpcare 2.0, Moderates Want to Try Bipartisanship
Read More
Source: POLITICO
Apr 11, 2017
Trump: I Want to Pass Healthcare Before Doing Tax Reform
Read More
Source: CNBC
Apr 11, 2017
Job Openings in US Hit Seven-Month High in February as Hiring Slips
Read More
Source: New York Times
Apr 10, 2017
Trump Administration to Pay Health Law Subsidies Disputed by House
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Source: CNBC
Apr 10, 2017
White House Backs off Firm Deadline for Tax Reform
Read More
Source: Reuters
Apr 10, 2017
Trump to Meet U.S. Business Leaders on Infrastructure, Tax Reform
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Source: Reuters
Apr 10, 2017
Senate Follows House Out of Town, Without Deal on Omnibus
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Source: Associated Press
Apr 10, 2017
Trump-Taxes: President Scraps Tax Plan, Timetable Threatened
Read More
Source: The Washington Post
Apr 9, 2017
With a Deadline Looming, Nobody is Threatening to Shut Down the Government
Read More
Source: Morning Consult
Apr 7, 2017
House GOP Amends Healthcare Bill to Address Premiums
Read More
Source: New York Times
Apr 7, 2017
Job Growth Loses Steam as U.S. Adds 98,000 in March
Read More
Source: The Hill
Apr 5, 2017
What Democrats Want in Shutdown Fight
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Source: BNA
Apr 4, 2017
Brady Begins Tax Outreach to Democrats
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Source: The Washington Post
Apr 4, 2017
Republicans Try to Revive Healthcare Effort as Leaders Seek to Temper Expectations
Read More
Source: The Hill
Apr 4, 2017
Lawmakers Warn of 'Ugly Fallout' Over Short-Term Defense Funding
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Source: The Washington Post
Apr 4, 2017
Ryan Says Rekindled Healthcare Talks in ‘Conceptual Stage’
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Source: Roll Call
Apr 3, 2017
Pence Pitches Ideas to Build Support for Healthcare Bill
Read More
Source: Morning Consult
Apr 3, 2017
Rates for Pass-Through Entities May be Next Point of Contention in Tax Reform
Read More
Source: New York Times
Apr 3, 2017
Trump is Ready for Tax Cuts, but His Treasury Department Isn’t
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Source: USA Today
Apr 2, 2017
Trump Claims He Will Rally on Healthcare
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Source: The Hill
Apr 2, 2017
Freedom Caucus Poised for Pivotal Role in Infrastructure Fight
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March 2017

Source: Bloomberg
Mar 29, 2017
House GOP Weighing Another Try on Obamacare Vote Next Week
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Source: Reuters
Mar 29, 2017
Trump to Unveil $1 Trillion Infrastructure Plan in 2017: Official
Read More
Source: The Washington Post
Mar 29, 2017
Hill Republicans Trying to Avert a Shutdown Need Democrats — and Trump
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Source: The Hill
Mar 28, 2017
CBO: Budget Deficits, Debt to Reach Record Highs in 30 Years
Read More
Source: The Hill
Mar 28, 2017
Republicans Seek to Lower Odds of a Shutdown
Read More
Source: NPR
Mar 28, 2017
House GOP Says Healthcare Fight not Over, but Offers No Path Forward
Read More
Source: Marketplace
Mar 28, 2017
Looming Budget Fight Could Slow GOP Push for Tax Reform
Read More
Source: The Washington Post
Mar 28, 2017
Senate Democrats Offer to Work with Trump on Healthcare — but Only if He Ends Attack on Obamacare
Read More
Source: The Hill
Mar 27, 2017
Report: Trump Wants to Move Tax Reform, Infrastructure Together
Read More
Source: Bloomberg
Mar 27, 2017
Senate GOP Leaders Push for Healthcare Effort After House Plan Implodes
Read More
Source: Morning Consult
Mar 27, 2017
Tax Reform will be Next Test for Ryan’s ‘Better Way’
Read More
Source: Reuters
Mar 27, 2017
White House Looks Past Conservatives on Tax Reform - to Democrats
Read More
Source: ABC News
Mar 27, 2017
US Economy to Grow Slower Than Trump Pledges, Survey Finds
Read More
Source: Morning Consult
Mar 26, 2017
Leaders Plan to Scrap Health Reform, but Some in GOP See Path Forward
Read More
Source: New York Times
Mar 26, 2017
Some Lawmakers Now Look to Bipartisanship on Healthcare
Read More
Source: The New York Times
Mar 23, 2017
CBO Update: Health Bill Amendments Will Cost More But Not Insure More
Read More
Source: Bloomberg BNA
Mar 22, 2017
Tax Reform Clues Lie in Politics of House Health Bill
Read More
Source: Roll Call
Mar 22, 2017
Chances of Change to Defense Spending Caps Falling
Read More
Source: Roll Call
Mar 22, 2017
Battle of Wills Over Healthcare Bill
Read More
Source: Roll Call
Mar 20, 2017
Trump Defense Boost Would Mean Big Gains for Some State
Read More
Source: The Washington Post
Mar 20, 2017
House Republicans Unveil Changes to Their Healthcare Bill
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Source: The Hill
Mar 20, 2017
Governors Balk at Price Tag for Medicaid Changes
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Source: Bloomberg
Mar 19, 2017
Ryan Plans Tweaks to Healthcare Bill to Help Older People
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Source: POLITICO
Mar 19, 2017
White House Squeezes GOP Hard-liners as Obamacare Vote Nears
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Source: The Washington Post
Mar 17, 2017
Trump’s Cuts Would Do Nothing to Balance the Budget
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Source: USA Today
Mar 16, 2017
Budget Committee OKs Obamacare Repeal Over Objections from Conservatives
Read More
Source: Bloomberg
Mar 16, 2017
Trump's Steep Cuts Face Rebuff in Congress Even with GOP Control
Read More
Source: The Washington Post
Mar 16, 2017
Capitol Hill Republicans Not on Board with Trump Budget
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Source: ABC News
Mar 16, 2017
Debt Limit Goes Back Into Effect at Level Near $20 Trillion
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Source: The Hill
Mar 16, 2017
Debt Ceiling Returns, Creating New Headache for GOP
Read More
Source: Morning Consult
Mar 15, 2017
Ryan Open to Changing Health Bill as GOP Struggles to Reach Agreement
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Source: CNN
Mar 15, 2017
Rattled by CBO Report, Moderate Republicans Turn Against GOP Bill
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Source: New York Times
Mar 15, 2017
Fed Raises Interest Rates for Third Time Since Financial Crisis
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Source: The Hill
Mar 15, 2017
Tax-reform Challenges Go Beyond Border Fight
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Source: The New York Times
Mar 14, 2017
G.O.P. Senators Suggest Changes for Health Care Bill Offered by House
Read More
Source: USA Today
Mar 14, 2017
McConnell: We Will Raise Debt Ceiling, but Timing Unclear
Read More
Source: Associated Press
Mar 13, 2017
Republicans Set Low Expectations for Health Bill Cost Study
Read More
Source: The Hill
Mar 12, 2017
Senate Republicans Eyeing Alternative Tax Reform Plan
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Source: The Hill
Mar 11, 2017
Obstacles Mount for Tax Reform
Read More
Source: Morning Consult
Mar 10, 2017
GOP Leaders Looking Past Repeal Bill to Additional Health Reforms
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Source: The Hill
Mar 9, 2017
First House Panel Advances Obamacare Repeal Bill
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Source: Roll Call
Mar 9, 2017
Work on Fiscal 2018 Budget on Hold
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Source: National Journal
Mar 8, 2017
GOP Aims to Replace Obamacare Before Opposition Grows
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Source: CBS News
Mar 8, 2017
Hiring Surges as Economy Adds 298,000 Private-sector Jobs in February
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Source: The Hill
Mar 7, 2017
CBO: Treasury Can Avoid Breaching Debt Ceiling Until Fall
Read More
Source: Bloomberg Government
Mar 7, 2017
Trump’s Budget Plan Hits Wall of Opposition
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Source: POLITICO
Mar 7, 2017
Senate GOP Poised to Jam Through Obamacare Repeal
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Source: The Washington Post
Mar 7, 2017
House GOP Proposal to Replace Obamacare Sparks Broad Backlash
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Source: POLITICO
Mar 6, 2017
GOP Unveils Obamacare Replacement Amid sharp Party Divide
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Source: The Hill
Mar 6, 2017
House GOP Bill Repeals Obamacare Taxes — with One Exception
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Source: Modern Healthcare
Mar 6, 2017
The Battle Begins as House Republicans Release ACA Repeal Bill
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Source: The Washington Post
Mar 6, 2017
House Republicans Release Long-awaited Plan to Replace Obamacare
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Source: Reuters
Mar 6, 2017
U.S. Republicans Expected to Unveil Healthcare Bill This Week
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Source: BNA
Mar 5, 2017
Democrats Making Pitch to Have a Say in Tax Debate
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Source: New York Times
Mar 5, 2017
Repeal of Health Law Faces a New Hurdle: Older Americans
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Source: POLITICO
Mar 3, 2017
New Details in GOP Obamacare Replacement Leaked
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Source: CNBC
Mar 2, 2017
There's a Battle Going on Inside the GOP over the Border-adjustment Tax, and it's Not Going Away
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Source: CNBC
Mar 2, 2017
US Weekly Jobless Claims Total 223,000 Vs 243,000 Estimate
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Source: Morning Consult
Mar 1, 2017
House Panel to Mark Up Obamacare Repeal Bill Next Week, Trump Ally Says
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Source: Reuters
Mar 1, 2017
U.S. Commerce Secretary Says Trump Did Not Endorse Border Tax Plan
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Source: POLITICO
Mar 1, 2017
Republicans Near Make-or-break Moment on Obamacare Repeal
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Source: New York Times
Mar 1, 2017
GOP: Trump Budget Plan Cuts Both too Deeply and Not Enough
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February 2017

Source: The Hill
Feb 28, 2017
Trump Backs Healthcare Tax Credit Amid Conservative Opposition
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Source: New York Times
Feb 28, 2017
Trump Pinning Hopes on Economic Growth to Avoid Budget Cuts
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Source: CNN
Feb 28, 2017
Here's What We Know About Trump's Budget Math
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Source: The New York Times
Feb 27, 2017
Trump and Paul Ryan Head for a Clash Over the Budget, and Ideology
Read More
Source: Reuters
Feb 27, 2017
White House Budget Chief Expects Delay in Hitting Debt Limit
Read More
Source: POLITICO
Feb 27, 2017
Divided Republicans Look to Trump to Lead on Tax Reform
Read More
Source: Reuters
Feb 26, 2017
No Cuts to U.S. Entitlement Programs in Trump Budget: Mnuchin
Read More
Source: Bloomberg
Feb 26, 2017
Trump to Propose 10% Defense Increase in Budget Plan, Aides Say
Read More
Source: The Washington Post
Feb 26, 2017
A Divided White House Still Offers Little Guidance on Replacing Obamacare
Read More
Source: POLITICO
Feb 25, 2017
GOP Governors Split on Obamacare Replacement
Read More
Source: POLITICO
Feb 24, 2017
Exclusive: Leaked GOP Obamacare Replacement Shrinks Subsidies, Medicaid Expansion
Read More
Source: CNN
Feb 23, 2017
Hill GOP Asks Governors to Help Save Obamacare Repeal
Read More
Source: New York Times
Feb 23, 2017
Repeal of Health Law Faces Obstacles in House, Not Just in Senate
Read More
Source: Bloomberg
Feb 23, 2017
Claims for Jobless Benefits in U.S. Point to Firm Job Market
Read More
Source: CNBC
Feb 23, 2017
Treasury Secretary Mnuchin: We're Committed to 'Very Significant' Tax Reform by August Recess
Read More
Source: CNBC
Feb 22, 2017
Congressional Republicans Don't Expect Trump to Offer His Own Health or Tax Plans
Read More
Source: Roll Call
Feb 22, 2017
Trump’s Plan Needs Mechanism to Steer Money to Infrastructure
Read More
Source: ABC News
Feb 22, 2017
White House Readies First Trump Budget that Could Take Aim at Popular Programs
Read More
Source: The Hill
Feb 22, 2017
Obamacare Fix Hinges on Medicaid Clash in Senate
Read More
Source: Bloomberg BNA
Feb 22, 2017
Topline Budget Information Expected on Hill March 13 Week: Aides
Read More
Source: The New York Times
Feb 18, 2017
Once Again, the Estate Tax May Die
Read More
Source: Bloomberg
Feb 17, 2017
Conservatives Object to Obamacare Replacement's Tax Credits
Read More
Source: Real Clear Politics
Feb 17, 2017
White House Turmoil, Party Divisions Slow GOP Agenda
Read More
Source: Bloomberg
Feb 17, 2017
Ryan Makes Emphatic Plea for Tax Plan Seen "on Life Support"
Read More
Source: The New York Times
Feb 16, 2017
House G.O.P. Leaders Outline Plan to Replace Obama Health Care Act
Read More
Source: Roll Call
Feb 16, 2017
Emerging GOP Plan Would Replace Parts of Obamacare as It’s Repealed
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Source: POLITICO
Feb 16, 2017
House Republicans Still Apart on Obamacare Repeal-replace
Read More
Source: The Christian Science Monitor
Feb 16, 2017
Retails Sales Tick Up in January, as Consumer Confidence Grows
Read More
Source: Marketwatch
Feb 15, 2017
Inflation Surges in January by Most in Four Years, CPI Shows
Read More
Source: Bloomberg
Feb 15, 2017
Nervous About Obamacare, GOP Divisions Emerge Over Repeal Effort
Read More
Source: Morning Consult
Feb 14, 2017
GOP Considers Medicaid Reforms for Reconciliation Bill
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Source: The Hill
Feb 14, 2017
Ryan Tries to Save Tax Plan
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Source: The Washington Post
Feb 14, 2017
Yellen Says March Rate Hike is on the Table, Effects from Trump Policies Remain Unclear
Read More
Source: The Hill
Feb 13, 2017
Freedom Caucus Vows to Oppose Weakening Obamacare Repeal
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Source: New York Times
Feb 12, 2017
Republicans, Aiming to Kill Health Law, Also Work to Shore It Up
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Source: NPR
Feb 11, 2017
Trump, GOP at Odds Over 'Border Adjustment' Tax
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Source: Associated Press
Feb 10, 2017
12.2 Million Sign Up for "Obamacare" Despite Its Problems
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Source: The Hill
Feb 10, 2017
Republican Senators Wrestle With Changes to Medicaid
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Source: The Hill
Feb 9, 2017
Trump Administration Eyes Help for Obamacare Insurers
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Source: Bloomberg
Feb 9, 2017
Trump Promises ‘Phenomenal’ Tax Plan as Ryan’s Ideas Draw Fire
Read More
Source: The Boston Globe
Feb 8, 2017
Trump on Collision Course with GOP Deficit Hawks
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Source: Bloomberg
Feb 8, 2017
Trump’s Plan to Tap Offshore Profit for Infrastructure Gains an Ally
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Source: POLITICO
Feb 7, 2017
Obamacare Repeal-replace Effort Begins to Jell
Read More
Source: Roll Call
Feb 7, 2017
White House Pumps Brakes on Obamacare Replacement
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Source: POLITICO
Feb 6, 2017
Trump Administration Weighs Obamacare Changes Sought by Insurers
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Source: The New York Times
Feb 6, 2017
From ‘Repeal’ to ‘Repair’: Campaign Talk on Health Law Meets Reality
Read More
Source: Morning Consult
Feb 6, 2017
Senior GOP Taxwriter Hoping for Tax Reform Enactment Within One Year
Read More
Source: The Hill
Feb 6, 2017
Republicans: Obamacare Repeal Starts this Spring
Read More
Source: The Washington Post
Feb 5, 2017
A Tax that Could Pay for Trump’s Wish List is Already Dividing the GOP
Read More
Source: The New York Times
Feb 3, 2017
Drop in Late Obamacare Enrollment Appears to Be a Trump Effect
Read More
Source: The Wall Street Journal
Feb 3, 2017
U.S. Added a Robust 227,000 Jobs in January
Read More
Source: The Washington Post
Feb 2, 2017
Two Top Republicans Open to Repairing Obamacare Ahead of Repeal
Read More
Source: POLITICO
Feb 2, 2017
Who Said Tax Reform Was Easy?
Read More
Source: The Hill
Feb 2, 2017
House Considers Elements of Obamacare Replacement
Read More
Source: New York Times
Feb 1, 2017
Republican Unity on Health Care Is Elusive, Despite Trump’s Support
Read More
Source: The Hill
Feb 1, 2017
Border Tax Sets off Frenzy of Lobbying
Read More
Source: The New York Times
Feb 1, 2017
With Steady Gains in Economic Outlook, Fed Leaves Interest Rate Unchanged
Read More
Source: The Hill
Feb 1, 2017
GOP Talk Shifts from Replacing Obamacare to Repairing It
Read More
Source: The Washington Post
Feb 1, 2017
Health Insurers Warn of Wider Defections from ACA Marketplaces for 2018
Read More
Source: BNA
Feb 1, 2017
Magic Asterisk? CBO Ups Cost of ‘Current Policy’ Tax Revamp
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January 2017

Source: Roll Call
Jan 31, 2017
Deadline for Presidential Budget Request Often Missed
Read More
Source: The Washington Post
Jan 31, 2017
What Could be the Final Obamacare Enrollment Period Ends Tonight
Read More
Source: Bloomberg
Jan 31, 2017
Slow Pace of Obamacare Repeal Leaves House Conservatives Fuming
Read More
Source: BNA
Jan 30, 2017
Import Taxes are Still Under Attack
Read More
Source: New York Times
Jan 29, 2017
Howls Over Import Tax Complicate Plans to Overhaul Code
Read More
Source: Roll Call
Jan 27, 2017
GOP Leaves Retreat Pushing Small Steps to Repeal and Replace Obamacare
Read More
Source: The Washington Post
Jan 27, 2017
U.S. Economy Expanded 1.9 Percent in Fourth Quarter, 2016 GDP Rises 1.6 Percent
Read More
Source: Roll Call
Jan 26, 2017
Medicaid Panel Eyes Challenge of Possible Shift to Block Grants
Read More
Source: NBC News
Jan 26, 2017
President Trump Says Military More Important than Balanced Budget
Read More
Source: The Hill
Jan 26, 2017
Senators' Obamacare Replacement Bills Highlight GOP Divide
Read More
Source: Morning Consult
Jan 26, 2017
After Retreat, GOP Decided Little on Health Plan
Read More
Source: The Hill
Jan 26, 2017
Ryan Tiptoes Around Deficit Concerns for 2017 Legislation
Read More
Source: Morning Consult
Jan 25, 2017
Top GOP Tax Member Says ‘Revenue Neutrality’ Still a Priority
Read More
Source: The Washington Post
Jan 25, 2017
Republicans Set Aggressive Agenda on Health Care, Regulations and Tax Reform
Read More
Source: POLITICO
Jan 25, 2017
Ryan: GOP Will Replace Obamacare, Cut Taxes and Fund Wall by August
Read More
Source: Bloomberg
Jan 25, 2017
Looming Debt Limit Divides Trump’s Treasury and Budget Chiefs
Read More
Source: CNN
Jan 25, 2017
GOP in Health Care Holding Pattern Heading into Philly Getaway
Read More
Source: POLITICO
Jan 25, 2017
Trump’s Team Floats Tax Cuts that Aren’t Paid for
Read More
Source: The Washington Post
Jan 24, 2017
Senate Democrats Unveil a Trump-size Infrastructure Plan
Read More
Source: The Washington Post
Jan 24, 2017
Key House committee will hold hearings on first Obamacare replacement bills next week
Read More
Source: The Washington Post
Jan 24, 2017
Trump Takes Over Stable but Sluggish Economy, but Deficit Growth is on the Horizon, CBO Says
Read More
Source: USA Today
Jan 24, 2017
CBO: Deficit to Decline in 2017 but Rise in Long Term to Historic Level
Read More
Source: New York Times
Jan 23, 2017
Senators Propose Giving States Option to Keep Affordable Care Act
Read More
Source: Associated Press
Jan 23, 2017
Trump Can do Plenty on His Own to Unravel Obama Health Law
Read More
Source: Reuters
Jan 22, 2017
Trump May Not Enforce Individual Health Insurance Mandate: Aide
Read More
Source: New York Times
Jan 22, 2017
Trump’s Health Plan Would Convert Medicaid to Block Grants, Aide Says
Read More
Source: New York Times
Jan 20, 2017
Trump Issues Executive Order Scaling Back Parts of Obamacare
Read More
Source: The Hill
Jan 19, 2017
Ryan Offers Picture of Public-private Spending in Trump’s Infrastructure Plan
Read More
Source: Bloomberg
Jan 19, 2017
Republican Governors Balk as Congress Races to End Obamacare
Read More
Source: Bloomberg
Jan 19, 2017
Trump’s Bigger Army Could Cost $12 Billion
Read More
Source: CNN
Jan 18, 2017
Mike Pence: Trump 'Getting Very Close' to Obamacare Replacement
Read More
Source: The Hill
Jan 18, 2017
Trump: House GOP Tax Provision Will be Discussed
Read More
Source: The Hill
Jan 17, 2017
McCain Proposes $640B Defense Budget for 2018
Read More
Source: The New York Times
Jan 17, 2017
Health Law Repeal Could Cost 18 Million Their Insurance, Study Finds
Read More
Source: POLITICO
Jan 17, 2017
Trump's Criticism of GOP Tax Plan Threatens to Upend Reform Bid
Read More
Source: CBS News
Jan 17, 2017
Federal Watchdog: U.S. Government Spending "Unsustainable"
Read More
Source: The Hill
Jan 17, 2017
CBO: 18 Million Could Lose Coverage After Obamacare Repeal
Read More
Source: The Hill
Jan 16, 2017
Trump Criticizes Controversial Piece of House GOP Tax Plan
Read More
Source: The Hill
Jan 16, 2017
Trump's Navy Build-up Comes With Steep Price Tag
Read More
Source: The Washington Post
Jan 15, 2017
Trump Vows ‘Insurance for Everybody’ in Obamacare Replacement Plan
Read More
Source: POLITICO
Jan 13, 2017
GOP Governors Fight Their Own Party on Obamacare
Read More
Source: The Washington Post
Jan 12, 2017
Anxious Lawmakers to GOP Leaders: What’s the Plan to Replace Obamacare?
Read More
Source: Morning Consult
Jan 12, 2017
GOP Planning Quick Action on Tax Reform, Top Democratic Taxwriter Says
Read More
Source: The New York Times
Jan 12, 2017
House Expected to Follow Senate’s Lead on Rush to Repeal Health Law
Read More
Source: Reuters
Jan 12, 2017
Trump's Tax Cuts May Pressure U.S.'s Top Credit Rating: Fitch
Read More
Source: Bloomberg BNA
Jan 12, 2017
Trump, House GOP Seek Agreement on ‘Border Tax'
Read More
Source: The Hill
Jan 12, 2017
Senate Takes First Step Toward Repealing Obamcare
Read More
Source: The Hill
Jan 11, 2017
Trump Medicare Promise Causes Heartburn for GOP
Read More
Source: The Hill
Jan 10, 2017
Trump, GOP at Crossroads on Repealing Obamacare
Read More
Source: Associated Press
Jan 10, 2017
Ryan: GOP Will Work on Repealing, Replacing Health Law
Read More
Source: Roll Call
Jan 10, 2017
Obamacare Markets See Growth Despite Premium Hikes
Read More
Source: Morning Consult
Jan 10, 2017
Trump Calls for Swift ACA Repeal, but Senate GOP Split on Timing
Read More
Source: Bloomberg
Jan 9, 2017
Push for Swift Obamacare Repeal Splits GOP Ahead of Key Vote
Read More
Source: POLITICO
Jan 9, 2017
Freedom Caucus Looks to Delay Budget — and Obamacare Repeal
Read More
Source: NPR
Jan 6, 2017
U.S. Added 156,000 Jobs In December; Hourly Wages Rose 10 Cents
Read More
Source: The Hill
Jan 5, 2017
Paul Pitches Freedom Caucus on Alternate Plan for ObamaCare, Budget
Read More
Source: Modern Healthcare
Jan 5, 2017
GOP Governors Face Uphill Battle to Spare Medicaid Expansion from Repeal
Read More
Source: The New York Times
Jan 4, 2017
Senate Republicans Open Fight Over Obama Health Law
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Source: The New York Times
Jan 4, 2017
Fed Officials See Faster Economic Growth Under Trump, But No Boom
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Source: The Hill
Jan 4, 2017
Trump Plans Executive Actions for ObamaCare Repeal
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Source: Roll Call
Jan 3, 2017
Senate Republicans Start Obamacare Repeal Process
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Source: Morning Consult
Jan 3, 2017
GOP Senators Stress Need for ACA Replacement Sooner Rather Than Later
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Source: The Washington Post
Jan 2, 2017
Why Obamacare Is Unlikely to Die a Swift Death
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Source: The Hill
Jan 1, 2017
House, Senate Headed for Clash on Medicare
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December 2016

Source: The New York Times
Dec 31, 2016
Job No. 1 for a New Congress? Undoing Obama’s Health Law
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Source: Reuters
Dec 29, 2016
Trump Tax Reforms Could Depend on Little-Known "Scoring" Panel
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Source: Bloomberg BNA
Dec 29, 2016
Unusually Busy Year Ahead for Budgeteers
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Source: Bloomberg
Dec 23, 2016
GOP Wants Trump to Trim ACA Benefits, Say Congress Aides
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Source: Reuters
Dec 22, 2016
Democrats Lean on Drug Pricing as Obamacare Repeal Looms
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Source: CNBC
Dec 22, 2016
Final Reading on US Q3 Gross Domestic Product Was up 3.5% vs 3.2% Prior Estimate
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Source: The Washington Post
Dec 22, 2016
Trump Could Quickly Doom ACA Cost-Sharing Subsidies for Millions of Americans
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Source: The New York Times
Dec 21, 2016
Health Exchange Enrollment Jumps, Even as G.O.P. Pledges Repeal
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Source: The Hill
Dec 21, 2016
GOP Considers Holding off on Repealing ObamaCare Taxes
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Source: Associated Press
Dec 21, 2016
Trump's Commitment to Infrastructure Vow Is Being Questioned
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Source: Morning Consult
Dec 20, 2016
CBO Warns Against Major Changes to Essential Health Benefits
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Source: The Hill
Dec 20, 2016
Senate Dem Finance Staffers Blast GOP Tax Plan
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Source: The Washington Post
Dec 20, 2016
Trump Team Plans for Infrastructure ‘Task Force’ to Advance Top Spending Priority
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Source: Reuters
Dec 19, 2016
Trump's infrastructure splurge would collide with U.S. skilled labor crunch
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Source: Roll Call
Dec 16, 2016
Trump Nominates Anti-Deficit Crusader Mulvaney to Head OMB
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Source: The New York Times
Dec 15, 2016
The Obama Economy Has Unfinished Business
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Source: Modern Healthcare
Dec 15, 2016
Think hard before repealing ACA taxes, some Republicans warn
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Source: POLITICO
Dec 15, 2016
Republicans could keep parts of Obamacare for up to four years
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Source: Reuters
Dec 15, 2016
Trump Could Find Democratic Allies on Tax Reform
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Source: The New York Times
Dec 14, 2016
Fed Raises Key Interest Rate, Citing Strengthening Economy
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Source: The Hill
Dec 14, 2016
GOP Faces Daunting Deadlines in 2017
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Source: The Hill
Dec 14, 2016
GOP Lawmakers Huddle on Tax Reform
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Source: ABC News
Dec 13, 2016
Republican Looks to Overhaul Social Security
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Source: Roll Call
Dec 12, 2016
Debt Ceiling Deadline Falls in Trump’s First 100 Days but Fix May Not
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Source: Morning Consult
Dec 12, 2016
Tax Reform Coming via Budget Reconciliation in 2017, McConnell Says
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Source: Bloomberg
Dec 12, 2016
McConnell, Warning of ‘Dangerous’ Debt, Wants Tax Cut Offsets
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Source: The Hill
Dec 12, 2016
Obamacare's Demise Could Be Quicker Than Republicans Intend
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Source: Roll Call
Dec 12, 2016
Estate Tax Repeal to Get Big Push in New Congress
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Source: The Washington Post
Dec 11, 2016
New Push to Replace Obamacare Reignites Old GOP Tensions
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Source: Bloomberg
Dec 9, 2016
GOP Unity With Trump Faces Test Over Spending Early Next Year
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Source: The Hill
Dec 9, 2016
Democrats Tamp Down Talk of Shutdown
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Source: The Hill
Dec 9, 2016
Senate Passes Stopgap Funding Bill, Averting Shutdown
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Source: The New York Times
Dec 8, 2016
Government Shutdown Looms Over Stopgap Spending Measure
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Source: POLITICO
Dec 8, 2016
Senate Passes Defense Bill Setting Stage for Trump Buildup
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Source: Marketplace
Dec 8, 2016
U.S. Manufacturers Aren’t Investing in New Technology
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Source: The New York Times
Dec 7, 2016
An Obamacare ‘Delay’ Plan Could Backfire
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Source: The Hill
Dec 7, 2016
Dem Senator Threatens to Slow-Walk Spending Bill
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Source: USA Today
Dec 7, 2016
Congress Poised to Pass Bill to Fund Government, Boost Defense Spending
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Source: The Hill
Dec 7, 2016
Chairman: Trump Can Play ‘Key Role’ in Tax Reform Push
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Source: POLITICO
Dec 7, 2016
Democrats Face Stinging Budget Defeat in Trump Era
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Source: The Hill
Dec 7, 2016
Study: Uninsured Rate Could Rise above Pre-ObamaCare Levels under Repeal
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Source: Roll Call
Dec 6, 2016
Stopgap Bill Adds Money for Flint, Paves Way for Mattis Confirmation Vote
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Source: The Hill
Dec 6, 2016
Medicare Looms over Trump-Ryan Alliance
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Source: The Hill
Dec 5, 2016
GOP Chairman: Spending Bill Expected to Last Through April
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Source: NBC News
Dec 2, 2016
US Health Spending Grew Especially Fast Last Year
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Source: The Washington Post
Dec 2, 2016
U.S. Economy Added 178,000 Jobs in November; Unemployment Rate Dropped to 4.6 Percent
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Source: POLITICO
Dec 2, 2016
GOP's Medicare Plans Run into Wall in the Senate
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Source: ABC News
Dec 2, 2016
Key House Chairman: GOP Will Change Medicare to 'Save' It
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Source: The Hill
Dec 1, 2016
Trump’s Vow on Medicare in Doubt after HHS Choice
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November 2016

Source: The Hill
Nov 30, 2016
GOP Leaders Aim to Pass ObamaCare Repeal by Inauguration
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Source: The Washington Post
Nov 30, 2016
Trump’s New Treasury, Commerce Nominees Say No ‘Absolute’ Tax Cut for the Wealthy, Predict Faster Economic Growth
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Source: Reuters
Nov 29, 2016
Compromise Reached on Massive U.S. Defense Bill
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Source: The Hill
Nov 29, 2016
Senate Dems Pan Talk of Short-Term Spending Bill
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Source: POLITICO
Nov 29, 2016
House Eyes Budget Stopgap Through April
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Source: The New York Times
Nov 29, 2016
Traders Bet on Big Stimulus Spending. Congress May Not Go Along.
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Source: The Los Angeles Times
Nov 29, 2016
U.S. Economy Grew 3.2% in Third Quarter, Best in Two Years
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Source: The Hill
Nov 29, 2016
GOP Senators Voice Misgivings about Short-Term Spending Bill
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Source: Marketplace
Nov 28, 2016
OECD Lifts Growth Forecast, Citing Trump Stimulus
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Source: The New York Times
Nov 24, 2016
A Battle to Change Medicare Is Brewing, Whether Trump Wants It or Not
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Source: Roll Call
Nov 23, 2016
Pentagon Warns Stopgap Spending Bill Could Hurt Terrorism Fight
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Source: Modern Healthcare
Nov 22, 2016
Is America Ready for a Major Medicare Overhaul?
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Source: Bloomberg BNA
Nov 22, 2016
March Madness? Spending Fights May Threaten Trump Agenda
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Source: The Hill
Nov 22, 2016
GOP Debates Going Big on Tax Reform
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Source: Associated Press
Nov 22, 2016
Deficit Complicates Marriage Between Trump, GOP Lawmakers
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Source: The Washington Post
Nov 21, 2016
How to Pay for Donald Trump’s Trillion-Dollar Agenda? Congressional Republicans Aren’t Saying.
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Source: The Hill
Nov 20, 2016
GOP Leaders Face Crunch in Trump's First 100 Days
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Source: POLITICO
Nov 20, 2016
House GOP Maps out Ambitious Start to Trump Presidency
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Source: POLITICO
Nov 20, 2016
Trump's $1 Trillion Plan Hits D.C. Speed Bumps
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Source: Bloomberg
Nov 17, 2016
Republicans Find Replacing Obamacare Easier Said Than Done
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Source: Marketplace
Nov 17, 2016
Home Building’s Up, But Mortgage Costs Could Go Up Too
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Source: The Hill
Nov 17, 2016
House GOP Eyeing Major Medicare Overhaul in 2017
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Source: The Los Angeles Times
Nov 17, 2016
Yellen Affirms Interest Rate Hike Likely Next Month
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Source: The Washington Post
Nov 17, 2016
Tax Reform Shaping up to Be One of Washington’s First Fights under Trump
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Source: Roll Call
Nov 17, 2016
Trump Eyes a Bipartisan Idea to Pay for Rebuilt Roads, Bridges
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Source: Marketplace
Nov 16, 2016
Surging Dollar Complicates Trump Job-Creation Plans
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Source: Morning Consult
Nov 16, 2016
Tax Reform Push Heartily Endorsed by Senators, Even Some Democrats
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Source: USA Today
Nov 16, 2016
Trump's Infrastructure Plan: Potholes or a Smooth Ride?
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Source: The Hill
Nov 15, 2016
House Panel Readying Tax Bill for Early Next Year
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Source: Defense News
Nov 15, 2016
Stalled House Appropriations Awaiting Trump
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Source: The Washington Post
Nov 14, 2016
Defense Republicans May Get the Defense Spending They Dreamed of under President Trump
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Source: Roll Call
Nov 13, 2016
Trump Lays Out Agenda of Obamacare Changes, Immigration, Tax Cuts
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Source: The Hill
Nov 12, 2016
GOP Pushing Budget Limits on ObamaCare
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Source: POLITICO
Nov 10, 2016
GOP Leaders Look to Dodge Spending, Debt Ceiling Clash
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Source: The Hill
Nov 10, 2016
Election Result Opens Door for Tax Reform Legislation
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Source: The New York Times
Nov 9, 2016
The Market Is Betting Trump Will Bring Higher Inflation and Interest Rates
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Source: NPR
Nov 9, 2016
In Economy As In Business, Trumponomics May Mean Building Big Things
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Source: The New York Times
Nov 4, 2016
Last Economic Snapshot Before the Election Shows Healthy Job Growth
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Source: USA Today
Nov 3, 2016
Worker Productivity Rises at Fastest Pace in 2 Years; Jobless Claims Rise
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Source: Bloomberg
Nov 3, 2016
Jobless Claims in U.S. Rise to Highest in Almost Three Months
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Source: NPR
Nov 2, 2016
Fed Leaves Rates Unchanged, But Signals Increase May Be Coming
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Source: The Associated Press
Nov 2, 2016
Upcoming War Funding Request Could Roil Lame Duck Session
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Source: Bloomberg Markets
Nov 1, 2016
Pentagon Set to Ask Congress for $6 Billion in Additional Funds
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October 2016

Source: The Los Angeles Times
Oct 31, 2016
Consumer Spending Rebounds with Its Biggest Jump Since June
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Source: The New York Times
Oct 28, 2016
U.S. Economy Grew 2.9% in 3rd Quarter, Picking Up the Pace
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Source: NPR
Oct 28, 2016
The Economy Grew At A Solid Pace This Summer, But Consumers Are Wary
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Source: The Hill
Oct 25, 2016
GOP Wants New Numbers on ObamaCare Subsidies after Premium Hikes
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Source: Bloomberg
Oct 25, 2016
Clinton Readies Post-Election Push on Highways, Corporate Taxes
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Source: POLITICO
Oct 24, 2016
Key Obamacare Premiums to Jump 25 Percent Next Year
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Source: Federal Times
Oct 24, 2016
Long-Term CR Looms as Pelosi Pans Ryan's 'Minibus' Plan
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Source: Newsweek
Oct 22, 2016
Here's How Much Social Security Checks Will Increase in 2017
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Source: The Wall Street Journal
Oct 19, 2016
Social Security’s Challenges Get a Moment in Final Trump, Clinton Debate
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Source: Marketplace
Oct 18, 2016
Data Shows Drug Prices Spiked Seven Percent Last Year
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Source: The Hill
Oct 18, 2016
Rep. Brady Plans to Move Tax Reform Legislation in 2017
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Source: Marketplace
Oct 18, 2016
Cost of Living Adjustment Ticks Up, Barely
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Source: Marketplace
Oct 17, 2016
Despite Economic Recovery, Many Americans Still Feeling Anxious
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Source: Roll Call
Oct 14, 2016
Ryan Suggests Tax Overhaul Is First Priority of GOP Agenda
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Source: The New York Times
Oct 14, 2016
U.S. Deficit Increases to $587 Billion, Ending Downward Trend
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Source: NPR
Oct 13, 2016
Treasury Tries Again to Keep American Firms' Taxes in U.S.
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Source: Morning Consult
Oct 13, 2016
Report: Medicaid Spending and Enrollment Growth Decreased in 2016
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Source: Roll Call
Oct 13, 2016
Ryan, McConnell’s Spending Hopes Could Be Dashed — Again
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Source: CNBC
Oct 12, 2016
A Normally Routine Fed Release Just Got a Lot More Important
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Source: The Los Angeles Times
Oct 11, 2016
Trump Tax Plan Would Increase National Debt by $7.2 Trillion, While Clinton Would Hike Taxes on Top 1%, Analyses Show
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Source: The Washington Post
Oct 7, 2016
CBO: Budget Deficit for 2016 Registers at $588B
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Source: The New York Times
Oct 7, 2016
U.S. Economy, Showing Resilience, Added 156,000 Jobs Last Month
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Source: The Hill
Oct 7, 2016
Economy Adds 156K Jobs While Jobless Rate Ticks Up
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Source: Bloomberg
Oct 6, 2016
Jobless Claims Near Four-Decade Low Ahead of U.S. Payrolls Data
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Source: The Hill
Oct 5, 2016
GOP Reps Warn Obama Against Quickly Finalizing Tax Rules
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Source: Business Insider
Oct 4, 2016
The IMF Slashed Its US Growth Forecast
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Source: The New York Times
Oct 2, 2016
Ailing Obama Health Care Act May Have to Change to Survive
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September 2016

Source: U.S. News & World Report
Sep 30, 2016
Consumer Spending Slip Jeopardizes Economic Growth
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Source: Marketplace
Sep 30, 2016
Actually, Consumers Are Pretty Happy
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Source: Bloomberg BNA
Sep 29, 2016
Ryan's 2017 Agenda: Tax, Regulatory, Entitlement Overhauls
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Source: The Boston Globe
Sep 29, 2016
Congress Adjourns Divided, Presaging More Gridlock Ahead
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Source: The Hill
Sep 28, 2016
How Congress Averted Shutdown
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Source: The New York Times
Sep 28, 2016
Congress Approves Spending Bill, Averting Government Shutdown
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Source: Bloomberg
Sep 28, 2016
U.S. Health-Care System Ranks as One of the Least-Efficient
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Source: The Washington Post
Sep 28, 2016
Senate Democrats Accept Deal on Flint Aid, Potentially Averting Shutdown
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Source: The Hill
Sep 27, 2016
House Strikes Deal on Flint in Attempt to End Shutdown Threat
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Source: The Hill
Sep 27, 2016
Senate Dems: Add Flint Aid to Spending Deal
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Source: POLITICO
Sep 27, 2016
Democrats Dig in with Shutdown Days Away
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Source: The New York Times
Sep 26, 2016
Congress Meets, With 5 Days to Avoid Shutdown Over Funding
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Source: POLITICO
Sep 23, 2016
White House Raises Possibility of Budget Bill Veto
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Source: Morning Consult
Sep 22, 2016
Initial Effort at Stopgap Spending Bill Falls Flat
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Source: The New York Times
Sep 21, 2016
Fed, With 3 Officials in Dissent, Stands Firm on Interest Rates While Noting Improving Economy
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Source: Marketplace
Sep 21, 2016
Why the Fed Is Slow to Raise Interest Rates
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Source: POLITICO
Sep 20, 2016
Senate Advances Budget Deal That Doesn't Exist Yet
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Source: Morning Consult
Sep 20, 2016
Senate Clears First Hurdle as Spending Talks Continue
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Source: The Hill
Sep 20, 2016
Senate Delays Spending Bill Vote
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Source: Associated Press
Sep 19, 2016
Congress Struggles to Finish Zika Aid, Prevent Shutdown
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Source: The Washington Post
Sep 19, 2016
Negotiations over Stop-Gap Spending Plan Drag Into Tuesday, Zika Issues Resolved
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Source: POLITICO
Sep 19, 2016
McConnell Punts Budget Vote to Buy Time for Deal
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Source: The Hill
Sep 19, 2016
Week Ahead: Negotiators Near Deal on Defense Bill
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Source: The Washington Post
Sep 16, 2016
Shutdown Deadline Still Too Far Away to Pressure Congress to Pass a Spending Bill
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Source: The Hill
Sep 16, 2016
GOPers Fear Trillion-Dollar Vote Is Inevitable
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Source: NPR
Sep 15, 2016
Does Good Economic News Undermine Political Messages By Trump, Clinton?
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Source: The Hill
Sep 14, 2016
Snags Emerge on Budget Bill
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Source: Marketplace
Sep 14, 2016
Median Incomes Are Up, But Is the Economy Improving?
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Source: The Hill
Sep 14, 2016
McConnell Submits Government Funding Proposal to Dems
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Source: The Los Angeles Times
Sep 13, 2016
Median Incomes Are Up and Poverty Rate Is Down, Surprisingly Strong Census Figures Show
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Source: The New York Times
Sep 13, 2016
The Economic Expansion Is Helping the Middle Class, Finally
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Source: POLITICO
Sep 12, 2016
Congress Inches Toward Spending Deal as Conservatives Fume
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Source: The Washington Post
Sep 12, 2016
Obama, McConnell Strike Hopeful Tone on Budget, Zika
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Source: Roll Call
Sep 12, 2016
Obama to Meet With Congressional Leaders on Funding Government
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Source: The Hill
Sep 9, 2016
House GOP Talks 'Minibuses,' Moves Toward Senate in Spending Fight
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Source: POLITICO
Sep 9, 2016
House GOP Clashes over Plan to Avoid Government Shutdown
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Source: Roll Call
Sep 9, 2016
House Republicans Ready Government Funding Pitches
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Source: POLITICO
Sep 8, 2016
Ryan Eyes Budget "Mini-Buses"
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Source: Roll Call
Sep 8, 2016
Senate's Move on Stopgap Turns Tables on the House Again
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Source: The Hill
Sep 7, 2016
Senate Leader Set to Jam House Conservatives in Spending Fight
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Source: The Hill
Sep 7, 2016
Defense Hawks in House Brace for Spending Fight
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Source: The Wall Street Journal
Sep 7, 2016
Mitch McConnell Suggests Swift Senate Action on Spending Bill
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Source: The Los Angeles Times
Sep 7, 2016
Trump Says He Would Restore Hundreds of Billions in Military Cuts, But It's Unclear How He'd Pay For It
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Source: Bloomberg
Sep 7, 2016
Trump Renews Focus on Military Spending as Race Tightens
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Source: The Hill
Sep 6, 2016
Senate Democrats Block Defense Funding Bill for Third Time
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Source: Defense News
Sep 6, 2016
Senate Rejects Defense Bills Again, Foreshadowing CR
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Source: Marketplace
Sep 6, 2016
Funding Deadlines Loom as the Federal Fiscal Year Ends
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Source: Roll Call
Sep 6, 2016
House Leadership Tips Hand on CR Preference
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Source: TIME
Sep 6, 2016
Congress Returns to a Stalemate Over Spending
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Source: The Washington Post
Sep 6, 2016
Congress Returns with One Goal: No Government Shutdown
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Source: USA Today
Sep 5, 2016
Congress Returns with Just Weeks to Prevent Government Shutdown
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Source: NPR
Sep 5, 2016
Data Suggest Economic Outlook May Be Improving For Middle Class
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Source: The Hill
Sep 2, 2016
Senate Braces for Shutdown Fight
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Source: The New York Times
Sep 2, 2016
Slower Growth in Jobs Report May Give Fed Pause on Interest Rates
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Source: The Washington Post
Sep 1, 2016
Reid Wants Budget Business Resolved Before Year-End
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Source: The Hill
Sep 1, 2016
Health Chief: ObamaCare Sustainable Even if Congress Doesn't Act
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August 2016

Source: Morning Consult
Aug 31, 2016
GOP Set to Grapple on Government Funding
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Source: The Washington Post
Aug 31, 2016
Conservative Groups Gear up for Spending Fight When Congress Returns Next Week
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Source: NPR
Aug 30, 2016
Economists Point out Abnormalities as Housing Market Appears to Heal
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Source: Bloomberg Markets
Aug 30, 2016
Consumer Optimism About Jobs Just Hit a Post-Crisis High
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Source: Bloomberg BNA
Aug 29, 2016
White House ‘Opening Gambit' Kicks Off Fight Over New Stopgap
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Source: The Hill
Aug 29, 2016
Rank-and-File GOP Fear Lame-Duck Vote on Pricey Funding Bill
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Source: The New York Times
Aug 26, 2016
Yellen Says Case for a Fed Interest Rate Increase Has Grown Stronger
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Source: The Hill
Aug 25, 2016
House GOP Braces for Spending, IRS Fights
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Source: Marketplace
Aug 25, 2016
New Home Sales Up, Existing Home Sales Down
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Source: Bloomberg BNA
Aug 24, 2016
Corporate Tax Payments Down 13 Percent: CBO
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Source: The Hill
Aug 23, 2016
CBO Projects Larger Federal Deficit in 2016
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Source: The New York Times
Aug 23, 2016
The Housing Market Is Finally Starting to Look Healthy
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Source: POLITICO
Aug 22, 2016
America’s Worsening Retirement Problem
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Source: Morning Consult
Aug 22, 2016
GOP Ways & Means Members Want More Say in Crafting Inversions Rules
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Source: The Hill
Aug 21, 2016
Where the Presidential Candidates Stand on Taxes
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Source: CBS News
Aug 19, 2016
27 Years of Economic Pain for Most Americans
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Source: The Washington Post
Aug 17, 2016
Fed Still Divided over When to Raise Rates Again, July Minutes Show
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Source: The New York Times
Aug 17, 2016
The Fed Is Searching for a New Framework. New Minutes Show It Doesn’t Have One Yet.
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Source: ExecutiveGov
Aug 15, 2016
CBO: No Sequestration Required for FY 2016 to Meet Budget Cap Requirements
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Source: The Hill
Aug 14, 2016
GOP, Dems Dig in for Defense Fight
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Source: Business Insider
Aug 14, 2016
The Legacy of the 2011 Debt Ceiling Fight Is the Biggest Issue the Next President Will Face on Day One
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Source: NPR
Aug 13, 2016
How Did Trump's and Clinton's Economic Policy Speeches Compare?
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Source: The New York Times
Aug 12, 2016
Medicaid Estimate Renews Cost Concerns Over 'Obamacare'
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Source: The New York Times
Aug 12, 2016
How Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump Differ on Taxes
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Source: The Hill
Aug 12, 2016
Medicare Changes Fiercely Resisted
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Source: Healthcare IT News
Aug 11, 2016
Hillary Clinton Says Donald Trump's Tax Plan Would Cause Healthcare Cuts by Exploding National Debt
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Source: The New York Times
Aug 10, 2016
U.S. Job Openings Rose in June
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Source: MarketWatch
Aug 10, 2016
U.S. Budget Deficit up 10% for Fiscal Year to Date
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Source: Marketplace
Aug 9, 2016
Why Workers are Less Productive
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Source: ExecutiveGov
Aug 9, 2016
CBO: Federal Budget Deficit Hit $514B For First 10 Months of FY 2016
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Source: The Hill
Aug 8, 2016
Trump Inches Closer to Ryan on Taxes
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Source: The New York Times
Aug 6, 2016
We’re in a Low-Growth World. How Did We Get Here?
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Source: NPR
Aug 5, 2016
U.S. Economy Continues Growth Ahead Of Presidential Election
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Source: Marketplace
Aug 5, 2016
With more jobs, workers are finally getting a raise
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Source: The New York Times
Aug 5, 2016
Strong Job Gains, for Second Month, Reframe Economic Outlook
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Source: CNBC
Aug 3, 2016
Private companies add 179,000 in July vs. est. of 170,000: ADP
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Source: The New York Times
Aug 2, 2016
Donald Trump Proposes to Double Hillary Clinton’s Spending on Infrastructure
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Source: Reuters
Aug 2, 2016
U.S. consumer spending exits second quarter with strong momentum
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Source: The New York Times
Aug 1, 2016
Here’s What’s Going Right, and Wrong, in the U.S. Economy
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Source: Bloomberg BNA
Aug 1, 2016
Party Infighting, 2015 Deal Blamed for 2016 Budget Failure
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Source: Kaiser Health News
Aug 1, 2016
Long-Term Care Is An Immediate Problem — For The Government
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Source: Bloomberg
Aug 1, 2016
Fed’s Kaplan Says September ‘On the Table’ If Data Support
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July 2016

Source: The Hill
Jul 29, 2016
US economy posts sluggish 1.2 percent growth
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Source: Bloomberg
Jul 29, 2016
States, Cities Mount U.S. Election-Year Push for Infrastructure
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Source: The New York Times
Jul 28, 2016
U.S. Jobless Claims Rise; Labor Market Still Strong
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Source: The Hill
Jul 27, 2016
Fed stands pat on interest rates
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Source: Associated Press
Jul 27, 2016
As Fed ends meeting, few expect much clarity on next hike
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Source: Marketplace
Jul 26, 2016
New home sales up more than 25 percent from last year
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Source: Associated Press
Jul 25, 2016
As Fed meets, no rate hike is expected until late this year
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Source: USA Today
Jul 25, 2016
Federal Reserve wrestles with mixed economic signals this week
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Source: Modern Healthcare
Jul 23, 2016
What will happen with healthcare policy under President Trump ... or ... Clinton?
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Source: Bloomberg
Jul 21, 2016
Jobless Claims in U.S. Unexpectedly Decline to Three-Month Low
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Source: The Hill
Jul 20, 2016
Advisers: Trump's revised tax plan will resemble Ryan's
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Source: Wall Street Journal
Jul 20, 2016
Trump Advisers Describe Possible Trims to Tax Cut Plan
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Source: Wall Street Journal
Jul 19, 2016
Where Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump Stand on Economic Issues
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Source: The Hill
Jul 15, 2016
Federal deficit to hit $600B this year
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Source: NPR
Jul 14, 2016
Federal Reserve Refuses To Budge On Interest Rates Despite Market Highs
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Source: Bloomberg BNA
Jul 13, 2016
Long-Term Budget Gap Widened From 2015 to 2016: CBO
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Source: MarketWatch
Jul 13, 2016
Sagging Corporate Tax Revenue Pushes U.S. Budget Deficit Higher
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Source: Defense News
Jul 13, 2016
Senate Democrats Block DoD Spending Bill, Seeking Omnibus
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Source: The Hill
Jul 12, 2016
CBO: Federal Debt to Pass Historic High in 2035
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Source: CBS
Jul 12, 2016
How Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump View Social Security
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Source: The New York Times
Jul 11, 2016
Failed Spending Bills Pile Up in Senate Amid Dispute Over Budget Deal
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Source: Roll Call
Jul 11, 2016
Past Appropriations to Loom Large in Future Defense Measure
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Source: The Washington Post
Jul 11, 2016
With spending bills stalled, focus turns to avoiding a shutdown fight this fall
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Source: Bloomberg BNA
Jul 11, 2016
‘Regular Order' Meets Bitter End As Bills Languish
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Source: NPR
Jul 8, 2016
U.S. Economy Adds 287,000 Jobs In June
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Source: The Hill
Jul 8, 2016
Senate Democrats block defense spending bill
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Source: The Hill
Jul 7, 2016
House passes financial services spending bill
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Source: POLITICO
Jul 7, 2016
Senate Democrats threaten to block spending bills
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Source: Bloomberg
Jul 7, 2016
Fewest Americans Since Mid-April File for Unemployment Benefits
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Source: The Hill
Jul 6, 2016
House GOP Unveils Health Spending Bill
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Source: Politico
Jul 6, 2016
Lawmakers Eye Omnibus as Spending Bills Lag
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Source: Defense News
Jul 5, 2016
Congress' Shrinking Calendar Suggests Omnibus, CR Ahead
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Source: The Hill
Jul 5, 2016
GOP Senators: Treasury Rules Could Erode Tax Base
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Source: Politico
Jul 5, 2016
Tax Foundation Sees House GOP Tax Plan Costing $191 Billion
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Source: The Wall Street Journal
Jul 1, 2016
Challenging Road for Budget Office’s ‘Dynamic Scoring’ Drive
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Source: Bloomberg BNA
Jul 1, 2016
Low Long-Term Interest Rates Could Brighten Fiscal Gloom
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June 2016

Source: The Hill
Jun 30, 2016
Social Security to Run Dry Three Years Sooner Than Expected: Study
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Source: Bloomberg
Jun 30, 2016
Jobless Claims in U.S. Increased by 10,000 Last Week to 268,000
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Source: The Hill
Jun 29, 2016
Senate Appropriations Speeds Through Spending Bills
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Source: The Hill
Jun 29, 2016
IRS Inversion Rules Face Blowback
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Source: The Washington Post
Jun 29, 2016
Paul Ryan Urges New Trade Deal With Britain After Brexit
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Source: Reuters
Jun 28, 2016
U.S. First-Quarter GDP Revised Up, Brexit Risk to Outlook
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Source: The Hill
Jun 28, 2016
US Economy Grew at Slightly Faster 1.1 Percent Pace in Q1
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Source: Politico
Jun 27, 2016
Clinton, Trump Offer Diverging Social Security Proposals for AARP
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Source: The Washington Post
Jun 24, 2016
Ryan Rolls out Sweeping Tax Cut Proposals as Part of Election-Year Agenda
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Source: The Hill
Jun 24, 2016
House Republicans Roll out New Blueprint for Tax Reform
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Source: The New York Times
Jun 22, 2016
Medicare and Social Security Trustees Warn of Shortfalls
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Source: The Hill
Jun 22, 2016
Medicare trust fund running out of money fast
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Source: CNN
Jun 22, 2016
Social Security Trust Fund Projected to Run Dry by 2034
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Source: Washington Post
Jun 22, 2016
Republicans Have a Plan to Replace Obamacare, and Its Costs are Unclear
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Source: Reuters
Jun 21, 2016
Fed Cautious on Rates Due to Brexit, U.S. Hiring Slowdown: Yellen
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Source: The Hill
Jun 20, 2016
Week Ahead: Defense Talks to Zero in on War Fund
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Source: Bloomberg BNA
Jun 17, 2016
Spending Bill Strategy Sputters as Clock Runs Down
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Source: Military Times
Jun 16, 2016
House advances $576 billion defense spending bill
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Source: The Hill
Jun 16, 2016
Senate panel clears EPA spending bill, blocking rules
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Source: Morning Consult
Jun 16, 2016
Senate Appropriations Advances Spending Bill With Set-Top Box Provision
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Source: Morning Consult
Jun 16, 2016
Senate Appropriations Committee Advances Financial Services Funding Bill
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Source: The New York Times
Jun 15, 2016
Fed Holds Interest Rates Steady and Plans Slower Increases
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Source: The Hill
Jun 14, 2016
Senate approves wide-ranging defense policy bill
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Source: Bloomberg
Jun 14, 2016
Yellen Faces Rate Dilemma as U.S. Economy Runs Short of Workers
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Source: Bloomberg BNA
Jun 13, 2016
Congressional Leaders Lay Groundwork for Fall Spending Talks
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Source: The Hill
Jun 13, 2016
Week Ahead: Lawmakers Turn Focus to EPA Spending
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Source: ExecutiveGov
Jun 13, 2016
CBO: Senate Panel’s FY 2017 Defense Bill to Increase Net Direct Spending By $11B Over 10 Years
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Source: Morning Consult
Jun 10, 2016
The Coming Week: House GOP Tests New Amendment Rules
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Source: The Hill
Jun 10, 2016
Reid won't support defense bill
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Source: TaxVox
Jun 9, 2016
Busting Political Myths About Federal Taxes
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Source: The Hill
Jun 9, 2016
Senate rejects defense spending increase
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Source: Washington Post
Jun 9, 2016
Senators stage last-minute budget fight over the defense bill
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Source: The Hill
Jun 8, 2016
McConnell aims to wrap up defense bill
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Source: The Hill
Jun 8, 2016
Senate Dems warn against breaking budget deal
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Source: POLITICO
Jun 8, 2016
Paul Ryan proposes blocking amendments that could kill spending bills
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Source: Defense News
Jun 8, 2016
Democrats Offer Domestic Match for Proposed Defense Hike
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Source: The Hill
Jun 7, 2016
McConnell tees up spending fight
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Source: CRFB
Jun 7, 2016
CBO Estimates Economic Effects of the President's Final Budget
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Source: TaxVox
Jun 7, 2016
Lessons from CBO’s Macroeconomic Analysis of President Obama’s 2017 Budget
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Source: Bloomberg BNA
Jun 6, 2016
What Deficit? Budget Hawks See Issue Shunned By Campaigns
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Source: The Hill
Jun 6, 2016
McConnell warns of Friday work over defense bill
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Source: NPR
Jun 6, 2016
Fed Chair Yellen Says Weak Jobs Report Raises Questions For Economy
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Source: Bloomberg BNA
Jun 6, 2016
Decisions Loom as Republicans Tackle Spending Strategy
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Source: NPR
Jun 4, 2016
How Should You Look At The Jobs Report? Try These Different Angles
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Source: New York Times
Jun 3, 2016
Sharp Fall in U.S. Hiring Saps Chance of Fed Rate Increase in June
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Source: Marketplace
Jun 3, 2016
What's a sustainable level of job growth?
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Source: Five Thirty Eight
Jun 3, 2016
Hiring Really Is Slowing Down
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Source: Bloomberg
Jun 3, 2016
Employers in U.S. Add Fewest Workers in Almost Six Years
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Source: Defense News
Jun 3, 2016
Sticky Problems Await Congress' Return Next Week
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Source: The Hill
Jun 2, 2016
House may resume work on spending bills next week
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Source: Bloomberg Government
Jun 1, 2016
Sweeping defense reforms loom as NDAA moves to Senate
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Source: The Hill
Jun 1, 2016
Poll: Economy top issue in presidential year
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May 2016

Source: Pew Research
May 31, 2016
Oil and gas boom feeds greatest real wage growth in U.S., but will it last?
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Source: Reuters
May 31, 2016
U.S. consumer spending increase strongest in over six years
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Source: Marketplace
May 31, 2016
Why we're in the mood to spend a little more
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Source: Quartz
May 27, 2016
The US housing market is starting to boom
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Source: Reuters
May 27, 2016
Yellen says Fed rate hike likely appropriate in coming months
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Source: Bloomberg Markets
May 27, 2016
U.S. Economy Grew More Last Quarter Than Previously Estimated
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Source: The Hill
May 26, 2016
Senate panel passes $574.5B defense bill
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Source: U.S. News & World Report
May 26, 2016
Applications for US unemployment benefits fell last week
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Source: Roll Call
May 25, 2016
House GOP Conservatives, Moderates Seek Consensus on Budget
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Source: The Hill
May 25, 2016
Pentagon chief fears going back to sequestration
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Source: The Hill
May 25, 2016
Reid: We're not breaking the budget deal
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Source: The Hill
May 24, 2016
Senators tout $574.5B defense spending bill that sticks to budget
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Source: The Hill
May 23, 2016
House GOP Budget 'SWAT' Team Is Formed
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Source: Defense News
May 23, 2016
NDAA Hits Senate as McCain Seeks Additional $17B
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Source: New York Times
May 19, 2016
House Passes $81 Billion Measure for Veterans and Military Construction
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Source: Orange County Register
May 19, 2016
GOP-led House passes defense policy bill under veto threat
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Source: ExecutiveGov
May 19, 2016
House Committee Proposes $56B Commerce, Justice, Science Budget for Fiscal 2017
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Source: Roll Call
May 18, 2016
House GOP Works on Budget Hail Mary
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Source: POLITICO
May 18, 2016
House passes sweeping defense policy bill
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Source: NPR
May 17, 2016
U.S. Economy Could Be Poised For Stronger Growth
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Source: Washington Post
May 17, 2016
House and Senate heading for a showdown over war funding
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Source: CNBC
May 17, 2016
Under Clinton or Trump, more debt, higher deficits on the way
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Source: The Hill
May 17, 2016
House begins work on spending bills despite budget impasse
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Source: Washington Post
May 16, 2016
This is actually happening. Senators are doing their jobs, moving bipartisan bills.
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Source: The Hill
May 16, 2016
White House issues veto threat over House defense policy bill
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Source: The Hill
May 16, 2016
GOP lawmakers say they haven't given up on a budget
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Source: The Hill
May 16, 2016
Week ahead: Defense bill hits House floor
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Source: Brookings
May 10, 2016
Fights loom over appropriations in the House and Senate
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Source: The Hill
May 10, 2016
National security experts sound alarm on long-term debt
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Source: NPR
May 9, 2016
Are More U.S. Workers Beginning To Get Raises?
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Source: NPR
May 6, 2016
Job Growth Might Be Slowing Overall — But It's Surging For New College Grads
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Source: New York Times
May 6, 2016
U.S. Added 160,000 Jobs Last Month as Brisk Hiring Slowed
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Source: Bloomberg
May 5, 2016
Jobless Claims in U.S. Increase to Highest Level in Five Weeks
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Source: Bloomberg
May 4, 2016
Productivity in U.S. Decreases for a Second Straight Quarter
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Source: Morning Consult
May 3, 2016
Treasury to Tax Writers: Don't Give In on International Rates
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April 2016

Source: New York Times
Apr 29, 2016
Another Chance for Bipartisan Achievement Slips Away
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Source: The Hill
Apr 29, 2016
House GOP reignites push for budget plan
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Source: The Hill
Apr 29, 2016
IRS: Annual unpaid tax liability was $458B
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Source: Marketplace
Apr 28, 2016
Consumer spending is slowing down and so is the GDP
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Source: Bloomberg
Apr 28, 2016
U.S. Economy Expands to 0.5% Pace, Weakest in Two Years
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Source: New York Times
Apr 28, 2016
Why Is Productivity So Weak? Three Theories
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Source: Morning Consult
Apr 27, 2016
Senate GOP's Push for 'Regular Order' Hits Major Roadblock
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Source: New York Times
Apr 27, 2016
Fed Keeps Rates Steady and Says Labor Market Is Improving
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Source: The Hill
Apr 26, 2016
Poll: Voters most concerned about US fiscal health
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Source: The Hill
Apr 26, 2016
Schumer open to international tax reform this year
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Source: The Hill
Apr 25, 2016
McConnell moves to wrap up energy appropriations bill
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Source: AP/ABC News
Apr 25, 2016
A Washington Ritual: Pentagon, Congress at Odds Over Bases
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Source: POLITICO
Apr 21, 2016
Ryan says he doesn't have the votes to pass a budget
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Source: Christian Science Monitor
Apr 21, 2016
Jobless claims fall to four-decade low. Again.
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Source: Marketplace
Apr 19, 2016
15 years of labor shortages predicted for the U.S. economy
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Source: The Hill
Apr 19, 2016
House panel approves agriculture, energy spending bills
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Source: The Hill
Apr 18, 2016
House Freedom Caucus open to passing spending bills without budget
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Source: Bloomberg BNA
Apr 15, 2016
House Move Could Renew Debate on Broken Budget Process
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Source: AP
Apr 15, 2016
House Republicans miss budget deadline amid caucus divisions
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Source: Washington Post
Apr 15, 2016
House Republicans deadlocked over spending will miss budget deadline, dealing a blow to Ryan
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Source: Washington Post
Apr 15, 2016
Report says federal fragmentation, overlap, duplication abound
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Source: AP/ABC News
Apr 14, 2016
Spending Bills Advancing Despite Budget Impasse
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Source: The Hill
Apr 13, 2016
House GOP comes to terms with prospect of no budget
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Source: AP/ABC News
Apr 12, 2016
US Budget Deficit up Sharply to $108 Billion in March
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Source: Daily Mail
Apr 12, 2016
IMF cuts US growth outlook, warns of rising protectionism
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Source: Pew Research Center
Apr 11, 2016
Among developed nations, Americans' tax bills are below average
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Source: The Hill
Apr 10, 2016
Budget crunch time for GOP
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Source: CNBC
Apr 8, 2016
First-quarter economy looks bleaker by the day
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Source: The Hill
Apr 7, 2016
Jobless claims hold steady under 300K
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Source: Brookings
Apr 7, 2016
Hutchins Roundup: Defense spending, unconventional monetary policy
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Source: New York Times
Apr 6, 2016
Fed Still Waving Caution Flag on Resuming Interest Rate Increases
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Source: Pew Research Center
Apr 6, 2016
The biggest U.S. tax breaks
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Source: Morning Consult
Apr 5, 2016
After Market Jitters, Americans Gain Economic Confidence
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Source: Marketplace
Apr 5, 2016
Why a corporation's "inversion" matters to taxpayers
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Source: NASDAQ/Wall Street Journal
Apr 5, 2016
U.S. Sets Tougher Rules On Tax Deals
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Source: NPR
Apr 1, 2016
Minimum And Overall Wages Are Rising, Luring Workers Back
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Source: Pew Research Center
Apr 1, 2016
Americans' views of job availability among most positive in last 15 years
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Source: NPR
Apr 1, 2016
March Jobs Report Highlights Rise In Non-Traditional Employment
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Source: New York Times
Apr 1, 2016
This Is the Job Market We've Been Hoping for All These Years
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Source: Bloomberg
Apr 1, 2016
Payrolls in U.S. Increased 215,000 in March as Wages Picked Up
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March 2016

Source: AP/CNBC
Mar 30, 2016
Since the Recession, We're Spending Again—But With Less Income
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Source: Wall Street Journal
Mar 30, 2016
In CBO's Projections, a Growing Reason to Worry About the Federal Debt
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Source: Reuters
Mar 29, 2016
Higher taxes in Obama's budget would cut deficits: CBO
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Source: AP/CNBC
Mar 28, 2016
Survey: Economists more pessimistic on growth this year
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Source: Defense News
Mar 28, 2016
Congress Headed to Continuing Resolution to Fund Government in Fiscal '17, Lawmaker Says
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Source: Marketplace
Mar 28, 2016
Consumers keep a tight hold on their wallets
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Source: Bloomberg Business
Mar 28, 2016
Consumer Spending in U.S. Rose 0.1% in February for Third Month
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Source: The Hill
Mar 25, 2016
Skies darken for GOP budget
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Source: New York Times
Mar 24, 2016
Report Offers a Mixed View of Health Care Law Costs
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Source: Bloomberg Business
Mar 24, 2016
Jobless Claims in U.S. Climbed Less Than Forecast Last Week
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Source: Washington Post
Mar 23, 2016
House begins writing spending bills that may sit on the shelf
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Source: The Hill
Mar 22, 2016
Pelosi, Hoyer press for 'pay as you go' budget
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Source: AP
Mar 22, 2016
Ryan: No spending bills without broader budget plan
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Source: Money
Mar 21, 2016
Will Social Security Really Run Out of Money?
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Source: The Hill
Mar 21, 2016
This week: House looks for budget breakthrough
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Source: Brookings
Mar 18, 2016
7 ingredients for fixing the federal budget process
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Source: The Hill
Mar 17, 2016
Budget won't hit House floor next week, GOP leader says
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Source: Brookings
Mar 17, 2016
Is the Freedom Caucus still a formidable foe in 2016?
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Source: POLITICO
Mar 16, 2016
House Budget Committee approves budget
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Source: Washington Post
Mar 16, 2016
Deficit-slashing plan advances through House panel
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Source: AP/New York Times
Mar 16, 2016
Panel to Advance Budget Plan Despite Conservative Rebellion
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Source: Washington Post
Mar 15, 2016
Conservatives balk at budget, setting up year-long spending fight
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Source: POLITICO
Mar 14, 2016
House Freedom Caucus to break with leadership on budget
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Source: Washington Post
Mar 14, 2016
House GOP makes one more big push to get a budget
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Source: New York Times
Mar 10, 2016
House GOP hopes to break budget impasse with tax bills
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Source: New York Times
Mar 10, 2016
Medicare Tries an Experiment to Fight Perverse Incentives
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Source: Portland Press Herald
Mar 9, 2016
As prices soar, Medicare looks to change how it pays for drugs
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Source: Washington Post
Mar 8, 2016
Senate tired of waiting on the House to figure out its budget mess
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Source: Huffington Post
Mar 8, 2016
Despite House Bickering, McConnell Won't Budge On Budget Agreement
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Source: Washington Post
Mar 7, 2016
Senate Democrats want to get started on spending bills as GOP delays budget
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Source: Brookings
Mar 7, 2016
Taking the budget process into the 21st Century: Re-thinking executive involvement
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Source: POLITICO
Mar 7, 2016
Senate GOP to delay budget
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Source: The Hill
Mar 7, 2016
Senate GOP postpones its budget
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Source: NPR
Mar 4, 2016
Sure, There's More Hiring. But When Will Wages Rebound?
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Source: Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget
Mar 4, 2016
Candidates' Budget Plans Don't Add Up
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Source: New York Times
Mar 4, 2016
Jobs Report Shows Brisk U.S. Hiring in February
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Source: Gainesville Sun
Mar 4, 2016
Editorial: The big issue being avoided
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Source: Reuters
Mar 3, 2016
U.S. defense chief urges Congress to stick to bipartisan budget deal
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Source: Morning Consult
Mar 3, 2016
Hard-Line Conservatives Not Buying House GOP Budget Plan
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Source: The First Year Project
Mar 3, 2016
Tough choices
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Source: USA Today
Mar 3, 2016
Detroit's lesson — 2016 candidates can't ignore $60 trillion debt
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Source: Washington Post
Mar 1, 2016
McConnell to House GOP: You need to take the lead on spending bills
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February 2016

Source: New York Times
Feb 29, 2016
A Better, Not Bigger, Military Budget
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Source: NPR
Feb 29, 2016
Presidential Candidates Propose Changes To U.S. Tax System
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Source: Brookings
Feb 29, 2016
Bringing the budget process into the 21st century
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Source: Wall Street Journal
Feb 29, 2016
With Little Fanfare, the 2016 Campaign Is Producing a Serious Tax Debate
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Source: Washington Post
Feb 29, 2016
House Republicans struggle to end budget standoff
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Source: The Hill
Feb 28, 2016
GOP wary of budget blowup
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Source: Weekly Standard
Feb 26, 2016
Inappropriate Appropriations
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Source: The Hill
Feb 25, 2016
House conservative leaders want to break spending deal
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Source: Morning Consult
Feb 24, 2016
House Republicans Want Tax Draft by End of March
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Source: New York Times
Feb 24, 2016
Poorest Areas Have Missed Out on Boons of Recovery, Study Finds
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Source: The Hill
Feb 24, 2016
House Dems urge GOP to hold a hearing on Obama's budget plan
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Source: Forbes
Feb 24, 2016
New Report Shows The U.S. Is Heading For A Fiscal Danger Zone
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Source: Morning Consult
Feb 23, 2016
Tax Hearing Could Expose Party Disagreements on International Rates
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Source: The Hill
Feb 23, 2016
House GOP chairman rules out key part of budget plan
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Source: Marketplace
Feb 23, 2016
Mind the gap... the rift about consumer confidence
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Source: Brookings
Feb 22, 2016
Once more unto the breach: The deteriorating fiscal outlook
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Source: USA Today
Feb 22, 2016
Obama sends optimistic economic report to Congress
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Source: POLITICO
Feb 22, 2016
Heritage complicates House GOP's plans to break budget impasse
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Source: FiveThirtyEight
Feb 19, 2016
No One Can Agree How Much The Presidential Candidates' Tax Plans Will Cost
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Source: New York Times
Feb 19, 2016
Consensus on Need to Revise Tax Code, but Partisan Split on Specifics
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Source: Reuters/CNBC
Feb 19, 2016
Core inflation posts largest gain in 4-1/2 years
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Source: The Hill
Feb 18, 2016
Prospects fade for GOP budget
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Source: AP/ABC News
Feb 16, 2016
Foreign Holdings of US Treasury Debt Rose to Record
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Source: Christian Science Monitor
Feb 16, 2016
Americans divided on military power, new poll shows
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Source: MarketWatch
Feb 16, 2016
How Trump and Clinton plan to fix Social Security
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Source: NBC News
Feb 15, 2016
Americans Split on View of U.S. Military Power in World, Gallup Poll Finds
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Source: Brookings
Feb 12, 2016
In Obama’s budget, a suggestion more multinational corporate profits are escaping U.S. taxes
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Source: Time
Feb 11, 2016
How Much Does America's Huge National Debt Actually Matter?
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Source: Wall Street Journal
Feb 11, 2016
Checking the Presidential Candidates’ Math – and Potential Red Ink
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Source: Roll Call
Feb 10, 2016
Ryan: Congress May Prep Reconciliation Measure for GOP President
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Source: Bloomberg View
Feb 10, 2016
Obama's Budget Has at Least One Good Idea
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Source: Brookings
Feb 10, 2016
Three budget fights to watch
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Source: Brookings
Feb 9, 2016
In Obama's budget, a case study on finding and closing tax loopholes
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Source: Washington Post
Feb 9, 2016
How our leaders could start reducing the federal deficit now
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Source: POLITICO
Feb 9, 2016
Ryan, top Republicans huddle with members on budget
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Source: The Hill
Feb 9, 2016
What's inside Obama's budget
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Source: Bloomberg Politics
Feb 9, 2016
Obama Reaches for Relevance With $4.1 Trillion 2017 Budget
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Source: Fosters.com
Feb 8, 2016
Candidates need credible solutions to fix the debt
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Source: AP
Feb 8, 2016
Timing is everything: Obama's budget same day as NH primary
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Source: Fox News
Feb 7, 2016
Obama to deliver 2017 budget to Congress, GOP leaders plan to draft their own
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Source: The Hill
Feb 7, 2016
Ryan, GOP face budget squeeze
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Source: New York Times
Feb 5, 2016
Wages Rise as U.S. Unemployment Rate Falls Below 5%
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Source: Marketplace
Feb 5, 2016
Productivity is anemic, so are wages
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Source: Bloomberg Politics
Feb 3, 2016
Ryan Tested as Republican Faction Threatens to Upend 2017 Budget
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Source: The Guardian
Feb 2, 2016
Obama's last defense budget refocuses on Europe and great-power conflict
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Source: POLITICO
Feb 2, 2016
Ryan moves to quell Freedom Caucus anger on budget
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Source: New York Times
Feb 2, 2016
Despite Pledges, Tax Reform Remains an Elusive Goal
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Source: Washington Post
Feb 2, 2016
After Tuesday veto vote on Obamacare repeal, GOP moves on to another budget fight
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Source: Des Moines Register
Feb 1, 2016
Editorial: Candidates offer deficit of ideas on debt
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January 2016

Source: Washington Post
Jan 31, 2016
The dangerous deficits our candidates aren’t talking about
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Source: USA Today
Jan 29, 2016
Six takeaways from the Iowa Republican debate
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Source: The Guardian
Jan 29, 2016
US GDP slows sharply in fourth quarter on weak consumer spending
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Source: Roll Call
Jan 27, 2016
Blizzard Whiteout Buries Issue of Red Ink
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Source: Washington Post
Jan 27, 2016
Jeb Bush's seriousness on America’s fiscal predicament
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Source: Des Moines Register
Jan 27, 2016
CEOs: National debt needs to be controlled
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Source: New Hampshire Public Radio
Jan 27, 2016
Where They Stand: Republicans Offer Broad Range of Tax Reform Proposals
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Source: Los Angeles Times
Jan 27, 2016
What to expect (and not to expect) from the Federal Reserve's policymaking meeting
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Source: The Hill
Jan 27, 2016
Rising red ink poses challenges for GOP
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Source: AP
Jan 26, 2016
Analysis: GOP needs budget cuts to fulfill political promise
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Source: Roll Call
Jan 26, 2016
Ryan’s 2016 Agenda Likely to Be Sidelined Until 2017
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Source: Marketplace
Jan 25, 2016
CBO predicts deficits about to get a lot worse
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Source: National Journal
Jan 24, 2016
Outlook: "Snowzilla" Sidelines House, Delays Senate
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Source: POLITICO
Jan 24, 2016
House of Representatives snowed out
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Source: Wall Street Journal
Jan 21, 2016
What CBO's Debt Projections Suggest About Congress and the Budget Process
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Source: St. Louis Post-Dispatch
Jan 21, 2016
Nicklaus: Deficit is about to start rising again, but candidates ignore it
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Source: Washington Post
Jan 20, 2016
The presidential candidates have one thing in common — a disregard for our debt predicament
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Source: Wall Street Journal
Jan 20, 2016
Four Takeaways From CBO’s Budget and Economic Outlook
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Source: St. Louis Post-Dispatch
Jan 20, 2016
Raasch: Debt-and-deficit debate in Campaign '16: What debate?
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Source: Christian Science Monitor
Jan 19, 2016
Federal deficits are back, big time. Here's what D.C. can do.
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Source: NPR
Jan 19, 2016
Once Upon A Time, Congress Cut Deficits; Now CBO Says That's Over
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Source: POLITICO
Jan 19, 2016
Deficit jump expected amid big tax, spending plans
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Source: New York Times
Jan 19, 2016
For Now, Bernie Sanders's Health Plan Is More of a Tax Plan
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Source: Roll Call
Jan 15, 2016
GOP Wants Presidential Candidates to Buy-In to Budget Blueprint
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Source: The Hill
Jan 15, 2016
The once and future bipartisan coalition for tax reform
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Source: Washington Post
Jan 14, 2016
Hill Republicans try to figure out just what exactly they’ll be doing this year
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Source: Wall Street Journal
Jan 14, 2016
White House's Furman Flattens 'Innovation Box' Tax Hopes
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Source: Fox News
Jan 13, 2016
What Obama didn't say: SOTU glosses over trouble spots
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Source: Brookings
Jan 13, 2016
Brookings experts offer federal budget advice to candidates
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Source: Reuters/New York Times
Jan 13, 2016
Fed Report Shows Modest Growth in Many U.S. Areas
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Source: International Business Times
Jan 12, 2016
State Of The Union 2016: A Closer Look At Obama's Economy
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Source: New York Times
Jan 12, 2016
In Final State of the Union Address, Obama May Set Aside Convention
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Source: Washington Post
Jan 12, 2016
Obama’s 2015 State of the Union proposals: What flopped and what succeeded
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Source: AP/ABC News
Jan 12, 2016
State of Union in 2016: Strong Job Market, Middling Economy
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Source: AP/Business Insider
Jan 11, 2016
Rubio in home state vowing to solve national debt crisis
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Source: POLITICO
Jan 11, 2016
Obama, GOP Congress near end of long, ugly relationship
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Source: The Hill
Jan 9, 2016
Obama likely to tout economy in final SOTU
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Source: Reuters
Jan 8, 2016
House tax writer pushes 2016 tax reform on foreign earnings
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Source: New York Times
Jan 8, 2016
U.S. Added 292,000 Jobs in December, Capping Year of Steady Growth
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Source: POLITICO
Jan 7, 2016
House GOP likely to avoid votes on big policy plans
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Source: New York Times
Jan 6, 2016
Fed Minutes Show Some Concern on Economic Outlook
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Source: Washington Post
Jan 5, 2016
Republicans threaten budget showdown over Obama's gun control actions
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Source: National Journal
Jan 5, 2016
Why Election Years and Smooth Spending Bills Don't Mix
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Source: The Hill
Jan 4, 2016
Left readies for brawl on taxes
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Source: POLITICO
Jan 4, 2016
Tax cuts trump deficit concerns for leading GOP candidates
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Source: Bloomberg Politics
Jan 2, 2016
Clinton Says January Tax Proposals Will 'Go Beyond' Buffett Rule
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December 2015

Source: USA Today
Dec 29, 2015
Congress loses interest in the deficit: Our view
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Source: POLITICO
Dec 24, 2015
RIP tax extenders?
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Source: CBS Moneywatch
Dec 23, 2015
Will the U.S. economy slip into recession in 2016?
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Source: Wall Street Journal
Dec 22, 2015
Deficit Concern Fades in Congress, Among Voters and on the 2016 Trail
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Source: New York Times
Dec 22, 2015
U.S. Economic Growth Was Tepid in Third Quarter
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Source: Brookings
Dec 21, 2015
The federal deficit is shrinking…for now
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Source: The Hill
Dec 21, 2015
Congressional leaders gear up for broad tax reform push
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Source: The Hill
Dec 21, 2015
Tax extenders on the road to tax reform
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Source: Wall Street Journal
Dec 18, 2015
The Grim News About Demographics and Federal Spending
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Source: Christian Science Monitor
Dec 18, 2015
Why deficit hawks are missing in action on budget, tax bills
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Source: POLITICO
Dec 18, 2015
House easily clears $1.1 trillion spending bill
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Source: Washington Post
Dec 18, 2015
House passes spending bill that would avert shutdown
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Source: New York Times
Dec 18, 2015
House Passes $1 Trillion Spending Measure
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Source: POLITICO
Dec 17, 2015
Congress' half-trillion-dollar spending binge
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Source: Bloomberg
Dec 16, 2015
Congrats, Fed. Grab Your Pompoms.
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Source: Bloomberg
Dec 16, 2015
Tax Package With Permanent Extenders House-Floor Bound
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Source: New York Times
Dec 16, 2015
Budget Deal Raises Spending, and the Deficit, Through Tax Breaks
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Source: Washington Post
Dec 16, 2015
Winners, losers in Congress’ year-end budget and tax endgame
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Source: Washington Post
Dec 15, 2015
Congress reaches year-end deal on taxes and spending
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Source: New York Times
Dec 15, 2015
House Reaches Accord on Spending and Tax Cuts
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Source: POLITICO
Dec 15, 2015
Ryan: Budget package a true compromise
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Source: The Atlantic
Dec 15, 2015
Has Congress Already Forgotten About the Deficit?
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Source: The Hill
Dec 14, 2015
Negotiators see $1.1T deal in sight
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Source: Washington Post
Dec 14, 2015
The Federal Reserve will likely raise interest rates this week. This is what happens next.
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Source: New York Times
Dec 14, 2015
Congress Races Toward Holiday Under Pressure to Deliver Spending Bill
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Source: The Hill
Dec 11, 2015
Time for a new US budget process
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Source: Washington Post
Dec 11, 2015
Spending bill bleeds into next week
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Source: POLITICO
Dec 10, 2015
Senate delay tactics could stall budget
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Source: Roll Call
Dec 10, 2015
Negotiators Hope to Unveil Omnibus on Monday
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Source: Brookings
Dec 10, 2015
Former CBO Director Doug Elmendorf is "unleashed" in a new video series
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Source: CBS News
Dec 9, 2015
Congress to vote on short-term funding bill, avert shutdown for now
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Source: POLITICO
Dec 9, 2015
Democrats dig in over GOP policy riders
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Source: Roll Call
Dec 9, 2015
House Republicans Introduce 5-Day CR as Negotiations Continue
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Source: New York Times
Dec 9, 2015
Hillary Clinton Outlines Plan to Overhaul Corporate Taxes
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Source: New York Times
Dec 9, 2015
Congress Braces for Holiday Rush as Spending Discussions Bog Down
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Source: POLITICO
Dec 8, 2015
No budget deal in sight as deadline looms
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Source: Washington Post
Dec 8, 2015
Speaker Ryan tries to turn the ‘Hope yes, vote no’ caucus
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Source: Roll Call
Dec 7, 2015
As Omnibus Timeline Slips, House Preps Weekend Work
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Source: POLITICO
Dec 7, 2015
Congress likely to blow budget deadline
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Source: New York Times
Dec 7, 2015
Congress Seeks to Keep Momentum Ahead of Funding Deadline
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Source: POLITICO
Dec 7, 2015
Talks stall as shutdown deadline nears
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Source: The Economist
Dec 5, 2015
Reflections on projections
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Source: Washington Post
Dec 4, 2015
The popular tax breaks that could go away (yet again)
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Source: New York Times
Dec 4, 2015
The Economy Is Growing, but Not Fixed Yet
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Source: New York Times
Dec 4, 2015
Robust Jobs Report All but Guarantees Fed Will Raise Rates
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Source: Reuters
Dec 3, 2015
US Senate approves highway bill that revives EXIM bank; Obama to sign Friday
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Source: Forbes
Dec 3, 2015
5 Reasons Congress Will Increase Next Year's Defense Budget
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Source: The Hill
Dec 2, 2015
House to vote Thursday on $305B highway bill
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Source: POLITICO
Dec 2, 2015
Tax deal swelling into $800 billion blowout
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Source: Reuters
Dec 2, 2015
U.S. debt limit threat defanged on Wall Street
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Source: Washington Post
Dec 1, 2015
A ‘tax extenders’ bill that could make fiscal matters worse
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Source: POLITICO
Dec 1, 2015
Congress reaches deal on 5-year highway bill
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Source: The Hill
Dec 1, 2015
Speaker Paul Ryan eyes strategy for government shutdown fight
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Source: POLITICO
Dec 1, 2015
Congress actually set to pass bills — lots of them
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November 2015

Source: Washington Post
Nov 30, 2015
Congress closes in on deal to extend tax breaks for businesses, individuals
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Source: POLITICO
Nov 30, 2015
GOP looks to back Obama into a corner
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Source: Roll Call
Nov 30, 2015
Congress Has a List of Deadlines, Is Checking It Twice
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Source: New York Times
Nov 30, 2015
Congress Reconvenes to Nail Down a Budget Before Deadline
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Source: POLITICO
Nov 24, 2015
Morning Money
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Source: Washington Post
Nov 23, 2015
A body at rest: Congress planning a light schedule for next year
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Source: MarketWatch
Nov 23, 2015
Data may support Fed view that economy ‘good enough’ for rate hike
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Source: Wall Street Journal
Nov 23, 2015
One Big Influence on Interest Rates Is About to Reverse
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Source: Bloomberg
Nov 23, 2015
Unemployment Debt Weighs on U.S. States 6 Years After Recession
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Source: Wall Street Journal
Nov 23, 2015
Two Views of Where the Economy Is Heading
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Source: Bloomberg Business
Nov 23, 2015
Fed's Tarullo Remains Worried by Low Inflation Despite Job Gains
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Source: New York Times
Nov 20, 2015
Momentum Builds to Tax Consumption More, Income Less
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Source: The Hill
Nov 20, 2015
Obama signs two-week highway bill with autopen
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Source: Stars and Stripes
Nov 19, 2015
McCain pushes to lift defense spending caps after Paris attacks
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Source: Forbes
Nov 19, 2015
Would Two Year Budgeting Help Break the Fiscal Impasse?
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Source: Dow Jones Business News
Nov 19, 2015
Total U.S. Household Debt Rises to $12.1 Trillion in Third Quarter
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Source: POLITICO
Nov 18, 2015
Income inequality or growth? Early-state insiders clash
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Source: AP/The Guardian
Nov 18, 2015
US inflation rise increases likelihood of Federal Reserve interest rate hike
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Source: The Hill
Nov 17, 2015
House passes short-term highway patch
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Source: Huffington Post
Nov 15, 2015
Democrats Dodge Some Tough Questions On Fiscal Policy
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Source: Wall Street Journal
Nov 10, 2015
The GOP Candidates' Tax Plans
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Source: Washington Post
Nov 5, 2015
Debate over Medicare, Social Security, other federal benefits divides GOP
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October 2015

Source: CBS News
Oct 30, 2015
GOP debaters find a big target in entitlements
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Source: Reuters
Oct 28, 2015
Congress Aims for Fast Budget, Debt Limit Passage
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Source: Concord Coalition
Oct 28, 2015
Congress Urged to Improve Budget Process
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Source: Tax Policy Center
Oct 27, 2015
Major Candidate Tax Proposals
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Source: NPR
Oct 25, 2015
Why You Shouldn't Stare Up At The Debt Ceiling And Yawn
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Source: Politico
Oct 23, 2015
House Republicans Scramble for Debt-Ceiling Plan
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Source: Senate Budget Committee
Oct 22, 2015
Reforming the Federal Budget Process: The Need for Action
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Source: Politico
Oct 21, 2015
6 Expert Budget Fixes — And a Cry for Help
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Source: Brookings
Oct 17, 2015
The Hutchins Center Explains: Debt and Deficits
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Source: USA Today
Oct 17, 2015
Video: Debt Ceiling – Again?! Here’s How it Works
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Source: USA Today
Oct 16, 2015
Budget Deficit Shrinks for Fourth Straight Year, But Debt Compounds
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Source: Las Vegas Review-Journal
Oct 12, 2015
At Tuesday’s Debate, Presidential Candidates Must Address Growing National Debt
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Source: AP
Oct 3, 2015
Obama: No More Temporary Spending Bills, Budget Deal Needed
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Source: New York Times
Oct 2, 2015
Spending Bill Passes, Averting a Shutdown
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Source: ABC News
Oct 1, 2015
Federal Government Avoids Shutdown
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September 2015

Source: Reuters
Sep 30, 2015
Congress moves on spending bill as shutdown deadline looms
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Source: USA Today
Sep 30, 2015
Congress gears up for major budget talks with White House
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Source: Washington Post
Sep 26, 2015
John Boehner’s resignation means there won’t be a government shutdown — yet
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Source: Washington Post
Sep 26, 2015
House Speaker John Boehner to resign at end of October
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Source: MarketWatch
Sep 24, 2015
Outrage over high drug costs unlikely to bring change any time soon
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Source: Brookings
Sep 22, 2015
The budget showdown: How do we get there from here?
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Source: PolitiFact
Sep 21, 2015
Marco Rubio says CNN debate had no question on debt and little about the economy
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Source: Reuters
Sep 17, 2015
U.S. budget woes send 'wrong message' to potential foes: Defense Secretary
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Source: Washington Post
Sep 15, 2015
U.S. economy faces perilous autumn with threats in Washington and from abroad
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Source: CNN Money
Sep 15, 2015
7 things you need to know about the debt ceiling (yes, that again)
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Source: Wall Street Journal
Sep 12, 2015
Five Fiscal Deadlines to Watch This Fall
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Source: Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget
Sep 11, 2015
Governor Bush Releases Tax Reform Plan
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Source: Bloomberg
Sep 11, 2015
The U.S. Government May Shut Down (Again). Here's What to Know
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Source: AP
Sep 6, 2015
Congress returns to weighty list of unfinished business
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Source: Brookings
Sep 4, 2015
As summer construction winds down, transportation jobs challenge still looms large
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