Fiscal and Economic News from
Around the Nation

February 2024

Source: AP News
Feb 13, 2024
What’s Inside the Senate’s $95 Billion Bill to Aid Ukraine and Israel and Counter China
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Source: POLITICO
Feb 13, 2024
Senate Passes $95B Aid Package for Ukraine, Israel and Taiwan Despite Trump Attacks
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Source: The Washington Post
Feb 11, 2024
Congress Agrees on How Much to Spend — but Not on How to Spend It
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Source: The Washington Post
Feb 7, 2024
Biden-McCarthy Deal Will Limit Debt Growth by $1.4 Trillion, CBO Says
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Source: The New York Times
Feb 7, 2024
U.S. Debt on Pace to Top $54 Trillion Over Next 10 Years
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Source: The New York Times
Feb 5, 2024
Here’s What’s in the Senate’s $118 Billion Ukraine and Border Deal
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Source: The Washington Post
Feb 1, 2024
Calculate How Much You Would Get From the Expanded Child Tax Credit
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January 2024

Source: Roll Call
Jan 31, 2024
Tax Bill Overcomes Objections From Left and Right, Passes House
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Source: The New York Times
Jan 25, 2024
U.S. Economy Grew at 3.3% Rate in Latest Quarter
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Source: AP News
Jan 25, 2024
US Economy Grew at a Surprisingly Strong 3.3% Pace Last Quarter, Pointing to Continued Resilience
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Source: The New York Times
Jan 19, 2024
What’s in the New Tax Deal?
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Source: Roll Call
Jan 19, 2024
Strong Bipartisan Showing in First Test of Tax Deal’s Support
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Source: The New York Times
Jan 18, 2024
Congress Clears Stopgap Spending Bill for Biden, Moving to Avert Shutdown
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Source: The Washington Post
Jan 18, 2024
House, Senate Pass Short-Term Bill Averting Government Shutdown Until March
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Source: Roll Call
Jan 18, 2024
House Clears Stopgap Funding Extension Into March
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Source: The New York Times
Jan 18, 2024
Congress to Clear Stopgap Spending Bill for Biden, Moving to Avert Shutdown
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Source: The Washington Post
Jan 18, 2024
Another Government Shutdown Deadline Is Nearly Here. Here’s What to Know.
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Source: The New York Times
Jan 16, 2024
Senate Advances Stopgap Bill to Avert a Partial Shutdown
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Source: Roll Call
Jan 16, 2024
First Roadblock to March Stopgap Measure Removed
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Source: The Washington Post
Jan 16, 2024
Congress Moves Toward Preventing Government Shutdown This Weekend
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Source: The Washington Post
Jan 16, 2024
The Child Tax Credit May Expand in 2024. Here’s What It Means for You.
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Source: The New York Times
Jan 14, 2024
Congressional Leaders Unveil Stopgap Bill to Head Off Shutdown
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Source: Roll Call
Jan 13, 2024
New Stopgap Plan Would Extend Funding Deadlines to Early March
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Source: The Washington Post
Jan 11, 2024
House Republican Revolt Scrambles Plan to Prevent Government Shutdown
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Source: Star Tribune
Jan 11, 2024
Fix U.S. Budget for Short, Long Term
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