Fiscal and Economic News from
Around the Nation

February 2023

Source: The New York Times
Feb 1, 2023
Biden and McCarthy Are Set to Discuss Debt Limit as Both Sides Trade Barbs
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Source: NBC News
Feb 1, 2023
Federal Reserve Officials Prepare Latest Interest Rate Announcement as Inflation Appears to Slow Down
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Source: The Washington Post
Feb 1, 2023
Biden to Host McCarthy at White House as Debt-Limit Talks Start
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January 2023

Source: The New York Times
Jan 30, 2023
Smaller Rate Increase by Federal Reserve Likely as Inflation Cools
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Source: POLITICO
Jan 30, 2023
Schumer Plots Debt Ceiling Course Against McCarthy: ‘We’ll Win’
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Source: The Washington Post
Jan 29, 2023
McCarthy Thinks He Can Find ‘Responsible’ Way to Raise Debt Ceiling
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Source: The Hill
Jan 25, 2023
Senators Eye Social Security Reforms as Some in House GOP Consider Cuts
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Source: The Washington Post
Jan 24, 2023
House GOP Eyes Social Security, Medicare Amid Spending Battle
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Source: The Associated Press
Jan 24, 2023
Debt Ceiling: 2011 Showdown Leaves Lessons for Biden, GOP
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Source: Reuters
Jan 24, 2023
Explainer: Shutdown? Default? Washington's Risky New Debt Ceiling Standoff
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Source: The Washington Post
Jan 22, 2023
Republicans Hold Firm in Demanding Debt-Ceiling Deal With Biden
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Source: The New York Times
Jan 22, 2023
How the U.S. Government Amassed $31 Trillion in Debt
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Source: The Wall Street Journal
Jan 22, 2023
Fed Sets Course for Milder Interest-Rate Rise in February
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Source: The New York Times
Jan 20, 2023
The U.S. Hit Its Debt Limit. What Happens Next?
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Source: Associated Press
Jan 19, 2023
US Treasury Buys Time for Biden and GOP on Debt Limit Deal
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Source: The New York Times
Jan 19, 2023
America Hit Its Debt Limit, Setting Up Bitter Fiscal Fight
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Source: NBC News
Jan 19, 2023
US Hits the Debt Limit, Setting June Deadline as Capitol Hill Fight Intensifies
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December 2022

Source: The Washington Post
Dec 22, 2022
Congress Has a $1.7 Trillion Bill to Fund the Government. Here’s What’s in It.
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Source: The New York Times
Dec 22, 2022
Senate Passes $1.7 Trillion Spending Bill Ahead of Friday Deadline
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November 2022

Source: POLITICO
Nov 14, 2022
Fiscal Winter Is Coming: Lawmakers' 5 Chilly Hills to Climb
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Source: The Washington Post
Nov 14, 2022
With Election Unsettled, Congress Braces for New Spending Showdowns
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Source: The Wall Street Journal
Nov 13, 2022
Fed Official Warns Inflation Fight Has ‘Ways to Go’
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October 2022

Source: The New York Times
Oct 27, 2022
US Economy Returned to Growth Last Quarter, Expanding 2.6%
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Source: AP News
Oct 27, 2022
U.S. Economy Returned to Growth in Third Quarter
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Source: The Hill
Oct 27, 2022
US Growth Rebounds in Third Quarter, but Shows Warnings Signs
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