Fiscal and Economic News from
Around the Nation

October 2023

Source: The New York Times
Oct 20, 2023
The Federal Deficit Is Growing. This Is Why.
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Source: The Wall Street Journal
Oct 19, 2023
Jerome Powell Signals Fed Will Extend Interest-Rate Pause
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Source: Roll Call
Oct 18, 2023
‘SALT’ Relief on the Table in Speaker Negotiations
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Source: POLITICO
Oct 18, 2023
Biden Announces $100 Million in Humanitarian Aid to Gaza and West Bank
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Source: The New York Times
Oct 17, 2023
Here’s What Can’t Get Done While Republicans Fight Over a Speaker
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Source: Reuters
Oct 16, 2023
As Global Debt Worries Mount, Is Another Crisis Brewing?
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Source: Axios
Oct 13, 2023
Medicare Premiums Set to Rise in 2024
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Source: Morning Star
Oct 13, 2023
Markets Brief: Why the Budget Deficit Suddenly Matters
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Source: CNBC
Oct 12, 2023
Consumer Prices Rose 0.4% in September, More Than Expected
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Source: The New York Times
Oct 12, 2023
Social Security Benefits Will Rise 3.2% in 2024
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Source: The New York Times
Oct 11, 2023
Investors Are Calling It: The Federal Reserve May Be Done Raising Rates
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Source: Yahoo! Finance
Oct 11, 2023
IMF Fiscal Chief: U.S., China Must Rein in Debt, Face Different Challenges
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Source: NPR
Oct 9, 2023
The House Has No Speaker, but Plenty to Do. Here Are 5 of the Most Pressing Issues
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Source: AP News
Oct 6, 2023
US Employers Added a Surprisingly Strong 336,000 Jobs in September in a Sign of Economic Resilience
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Source: The New York Times
Oct 5, 2023
Higher Rates Stoke a Growing Chorus of Deficit Concerns
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Source: Roll Call
Oct 5, 2023
Tensions High as Medicare Drug Negotiations Advance
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Source: AP News
Oct 5, 2023
Rising Long-Term Interest Rates Are Posing the Latest Threat to a US Economic ‘Soft Landing’
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Source: The Washington Post
Oct 5, 2023
As House GOP Flails, Government Shutdown Fears Reemerge
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Source: The New York Times
Oct 3, 2023
Job Openings Rose in August, Shaking Markets
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Source: AP News
Oct 3, 2023
More Evidence That the US Job Market Remains Hot After US Job Openings Rise Unexpectedly in August
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Source: The Hill
Oct 2, 2023
The Hill’s Morning Report — Shutdown Averted: What Now?
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September 2023

Source: Roll Call
Sep 30, 2023
Shutdown Averted as Biden Signs Seven-Week Spending Bill
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Source: The Washington Post
Sep 29, 2023
Amid GOP Confusion, U.S. Braces for ‘First-Ever Shutdown About Nothing’
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Source: The Hill
Sep 29, 2023
Conservative Opposition Imperils GOP Bill to Avoid Shutdown
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Source: The Washington Post
Sep 28, 2023
A Government Shutdown Could Cost Billions. Here’s Why.
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