FISCAL BLOG

Monthly Archive for June 2020

Properly addressing the nation’s aging infrastructure requires action not only at the federal level, but also at the state and local levels, where most infrastructure spending is carried out.

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America’s economic rebound from the coronavirus pandemic seems to have begun, depending on location, according to Phillip Swagel, the director of the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office.

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New data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics show that the labor market experienced an unexpected improvement in May.

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There are three widely used measures of federal debt. What are the important differences between these measurements?

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Understanding the Coronavirus Crisis

Key fiscal and economic indicators as the nation responds and recovers.

National Debt Clock

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