Fiscal and Economic News from
Around the Nation

June 2019

Source: The Hill
Jun 20, 2019
Protecting US From Rising Sea Levels Will Cost $400 Billion Over Next 20 Years, Study Finds
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Source: The Hill
Jun 20, 2019
House Panel Approves Bills on Tax Extenders, Expanding Tax Credits
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Source: POLITICO
Jun 19, 2019
Budget Talks at Impasse as Spending Cuts, Debt Ceiling Threaten Economy
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Source: The Washington Post
Jun 19, 2019
Budget Meeting on Capitol Hill Produces No Progress as Deadlines Loom
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Source: The Associated Press
Jun 19, 2019
White House Offers Budget Freeze if Dems Don’t Agree to Deal
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Source: The New York Times
Jun 19, 2019
The Fed Threads the Needle, for Now
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Source: The Hill
Jun 19, 2019
Key Senators Release Bipartisan Package to Lower Health Care Costs
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Source: The Hill
Jun 18, 2019
Congressional Leaders, White House Officials to Meet Wednesday on Spending
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Source: The Hill
Jun 18, 2019
House Panel to Hold Hearings on SALT Deduction Cap
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Source: Marketplace
Jun 18, 2019
Fed’s Challenge: To Spur Inflation
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Source: Bloomberg
Jun 18, 2019
Markets Say U.S. Doesn’t Need China—or Fed—to Buy Its Debt
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Source: POLITICO
Jun 16, 2019
White House, Congressional Leaders Will Try Again to Reach Spending Deal
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Source: Roll Call
Jun 14, 2019
One-Year Spending Cap Option, Warts and All, Gains Momentum
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Source: CNBC
Jun 14, 2019
The Fed Is Likely to Drop “Patient” Word This Week, Clearing Way for July Cut, Economists Say
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Source: CNBC
Jun 14, 2019
Many Americans Say Their Financial Situation is Worse Since The Great Recession
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Source: The Hill
Jun 13, 2019
Senate Passes Bipartisan IRS Modernization Bill
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Source: Forbes
Jun 13, 2019
Seven Think Tanks Describe Their Vision Of Government, And How They’d Fund It
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Source: Marketplace
Jun 13, 2019
Despite a Strong Economy, the Federal Deficit Continues to Grow
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Source: The Hill
Jun 13, 2019
House Panel Approves $733B Defense Policy Bill
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Source: Bloomberg
Jun 12, 2019
U.S. Budget Gap Balloons to $739 Billion Despite Tariff Revenue
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Source: The Hill
Jun 12, 2019
Senate Judiciary Committee Plans Markup of Drug Pricing Bill This Month
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Source: The Hill
Jun 11, 2019
Democrats Push for Tougher Oversight on Student Loan Market
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Source: The Hill
Jun 11, 2019
Climate Change Poses “High Risk” to Federal Spending: GAO
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Source: Roll Call
Jun 11, 2019
Contractors Would Receive Shutdown Pay in Next Spending Package
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Source: The New York Times
Jun 7, 2019
The Job Market Isn’t as Strong as It Seemed. The Fed Needs to Pay Attention
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