FISCAL BLOG

Monthly Archive for May 2021

The administration and Congress have suggested adding new sources of revenue through various types of taxation of wealth.

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While investing in a college education has undeniable, lifelong economic benefits, excessive levels of student debt can impose hefty financial burdens on borrowers.

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Last week, President Biden outlined the details of the American Families Plan (AFP), a $1.8 trillion package including major new investments in education, childcare, healthcare, and family leave.

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Economists don’t always agree — but there is a wide consensus developing that the United States is in store for rapid economic growth.

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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.