Monthly Archive for April 2018

Economists generally agree that public investment in infrastructure has a positive effect on productivity, and therefore on gross domestic product.

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The concentration of income toward high earners has become more pronounced over the last 36 years.

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CBO reports that the fiscal outlook is dramatically worse than it was last year, primarily due to the fiscally irresponsible tax legislation and budget deal that were enacted within the past few months.

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On March 15, 2018 the federal government passed an unfortunate milestone: $21 trillion dollars in gross federal debt.

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The Fiscal Response to the Coronavirus

Here’s everything Congress has done to respond to the coronavirus so far.

National Debt Clock

See the latest numbers and learn more about the causes of our high and rising debt.