Peterson Foundation in the News


4/15/2024 | CNBC

There's a Potential Tax Increase Coming. Here's What You Need to Know

4/11/2024 | Becker’s Hospital Review

Uncovering Collaboration Waste: A New Framework for Thinking About Efficiency in Healthcare

4/9/2024 | Real Clear Policy

Five Facts on the National Debt

4/7/2024| Fortune

Hedge Funder Famous for His ‘Black Swan’ Strategy Says There’s ‘Something Immoral’ About America’s Reliance on Debt

4/2/2024 | LEADERS Magazine

Addressing the Key Fiscal Challenges Threatening America’s Future

3/27/2024 | Yahoo News

Biden and Trump Try to Wish Away the Looming Entitlement Crisis

3/20/2024 | The Center Square

CBO Reports Grim Long-Term Outlook for Federal Government

3/20/2024 | The Washington Times

CBO: Spending Deal Improved Uncle Sam’s Fiscal Outlook

3/15/2024 | Business Insider

Soaring US Debt Will 'Break' Markets at Some Point if Spending Isn't Reined in, Wharton Professor Warns

3/13/2024 | CBS News

Dozens of Big U.S. Companies Paid Top Executives More Than They Paid in Federal Taxes, Report Says

3/12/2024 | The Center Square

Biden Budget Packed With Tax Hikes, Increases National Debt

3/11/2024 | The Hill

Biden Unveils Sweeping Budget Blueprint for Next Term

3/11/2024 | The Washington Times

Biden’s Budget Calls for Massive Tax Increases and $7.3T in Spending

3/11/2024 | New York Sun

Biden Proposes $7.2 Trillion Budget Next Year, Upping Annual Deficit to $1.8 Trillion

3/7/2024 | The Center Square

Biden Calls for Business Tax Hikes to Reduce Budget Deficit

3/3/2024 | The Daily Mail

Wharton Professor Predicts 2025 Financial Meltdown With $34 Trillion Debt Set to 'Derail the Next Administration’

3/1/2024 | CBS News

U.S. Interest Payments on Its Debt Are Set to Exceed Defense Spending. Should We Be Worried?

2/27/2024 | The Motley Fool

5 Things to Know About Medicaid

2/20/2024 | The Wall Street Journal

Record-High Interest Payments Could Make the National Debt Matter

2/13/2024 | Fortune

Elon Musk Weighs in on U.S. National Debt Debate, Joining the Likes of Jamie Dimon and Jerome Powell in Expressing Concern About the $34 Trillion Uncle Sam Owes

2/12/2024 | Deseret News

America’s Debt Dilemma: The $34.2 Trillion U.S. Debt and the Surge in Consumer Spending

2/11/2024 | Fortune

Jamie Dimon Believes U.S. Debt Is the ‘Most Predictable Crisis’ in History

2/9/2024 | The Center Square

Interest Costs Threaten to Crowd Out Other Federal Spending

2/7/2024 | The New York Times

U.S. Debt on Pace to Top $54 Trillion Over Next 10 Years

2/7/2024 | The Associated Press

CBO Projects a $188 Billion Decrease in This Year’s Federal Budget Deficit, but Debt Would Then Grow

2/7/2024 | CNN

Federal Budget Deficit Expected to Soar to $2.6 Trillion in 2034, CBO Says

2/7/2024 | Bloomberg

CBO Warns 2025 Debt Interest Costs to Exceed World War II Levels

2/7/2024 | The Center Square

Federal Interest Costs to Hit Record in Two Years, CBO Says

2/5/2024 | Spectrum News

House Set to Consider Raising State, Local Tax Deduction Limit

2/2/2024 | CBS News

A Trump-Era Tax Law Could Get an Overhaul. Millions Could Get a Bigger Tax Refund This Year as a Result.

2/2/2024 | Scripps National

Most Americans Don't Know Their Health Care Costs Until Receiving Care

1/30/2024 | Scripps National

News Live

1/26/2024 | POLITICO

Debt Hawks Poll the Fiscal Commission

1/25/2024 | POLITICO

Biden’s Gamble

1/19/2024 | Fox Business

US National Debt Tracker for Jan 19, 2024: See What American Taxpayers (You) Owe in Real Time

1/19/2024 | The Center Square

House Budget Committee Advances Bill to Create Fiscal Commission

1/17/2024 | WBBM

National Debt Is at an All-Time High: How That Affects You

1/11/2024 | Star Tribune

Fix U.S. Budget for Short, Long Term

1/9/2024 | Yahoo! Finance

Ex-BoC Boss Warns US$34T Debt Puts America 'Up Against the Wall'

1/7/2024 | WJAS

American Radio Journal

1/5/2024 | Barron’s

The U.S. Treasury Helped Fuel a Massive Stock and Bond Rally. Don’t Expect a Repeat

1/5/2024 | Moneywise

'Truly Depressing Achievement': US Hits Record $34 Trillion National Debt — More Than the Value of China, Japan, Germany, India and the UK's Economies Combined. What Does This Mean for You?

1/3/2024 | CNN

US National Debt Hits Record $34 Trillion

1/3/2024 | Reason

America Has Borrowed $1 Trillion Since the Start of Football Season

1/3/2024 | CNN

5 Things

1/3/2024 | Westwood One

Red Eye Radio

1/3/2024 | KFBK-AM

Morning Newscast

1/3/2024 | Investopedia

The National Debt Hit a Record $34 Trillion: How Much Should You Worry?

1/3/2024 | The New York Sun

Democrats, GOP Point Fingers as National Debt Surpasses $34 Trillion With No End in Sight

1/2/2024 | The Associated Press

US National Debt Hits Record $34 Trillion as Congress Gears Up for Funding Fight

1/2/2024 | Fox Business

US National Debt Tops $34T for First Time in History

1/2/2024 | ABC-WKOW

Evening Newscast

1/2/2024 | The Center Square

National Debt Passes $34 Trillion


12/18/2023 | The New York Times

Wall Street’s ‘Bond Vigilantes’ Are at Battle as U.S. Debt Soars

11/29/2023 | The Hill

Momentum Builds for Special Commission to Tackle $34T in US Debt

11/21/2023 | Reuters

Rising US Debt Stokes Calls in Congress for Special Fiscal Commission

11/21/2023 | Federal News Network

How Are CRs Impacting Agencies?

11/20/2023 | Arkansas Business

Rate of Uninsured Americans Fell to 7.9% in 2022

11/16/2023 | Forbes

New Poll Shows Working-Class Voters Want Lower Prices and Public Debt

11/13/2023 | The New York Times

America Needs a Serious Talk About How to Shrink Its Deficits

11/4/2023 | Business Insider

Amazon Pharmacy RxPass: A Guide to the Prime Health Program Offering Affordable Generic Medications Monthly

11/1/2023 | KSL NewsRadio

Discussion on Social Security Facing Automatic Cuts

10/27/2023 | The Washington Times

U.S. Debt Payments Soar to $659 Billion While Congress Aims for Fiscal Commission

10/26/2023 | The Yonkers Times

New Survey Says 89% of Americans Want Bipartisan Fiscal Commission

10/25/2023 | Markets Insider

The US Can't Grow Its Way Out of Its $33 Trillion Debt Mountain, Research Group Says

10/20/2023 | The New York Times

U.S. Deficit, Pegged at $1.7 Trillion, Effectively Doubled in 2023

10/20/2023 | CNN

Federal Deficit Effectively Doubled in Fiscal Year 2023

10/20/2023 | The Washington Times

Federal Government Notches $1.7 Trillion Deficit for Fiscal Year, Third-Worst on Record

10/17/2023 | Quartz

Wildfires Are Now Costing the US Up to $900 Billion Annually

10/10/2023 | McKnights Senior Living

Company’s Digital Product Assessments Start With Diabetes, Muscle Pain Tools

10/8/2023 | National Review

America’s Despotism of Debt

10/8/2023 | Fierce Healthcare

Peterson Health Technology Institute Sets Out to Build Clinical Evidence for Digital Health Tools

10/5/2023 | CNBC

With Social Security Trust Funds ‘Rapidly Heading to Zero,’ Some Ask Whether the Money Should Be Invested in Equities

10/5/2023 | MoneyWise

America Is Now Paying More in Interest on Its Record $33 Trillion Debt Than on National Defense — Here's Who Holds the IOUs

10/4/2023 | The Wall Street Journal

As the Fed's Inflation Fight Drags on, Government Interest Payments Climb, by Bob Fernandez

10/3/2023 | POLITICO

Growing Interest in U.S. Debt

10/3/2023 | Markets Insider

Rising Interest Rates Means the Cost of US Debt Will Hit a New Peak by 2025, Goldman Sachs Says

10/1/2023 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

What Parents Need to Know About College Savings Plans

9/28/2023 | Bloomberg

America's Looming Debt Spiral

9/27/2023 | POLITICO

The Public’s Wariness of a Shutdown Is Also Climbing

9/26/2023 | Barron’s

Congress Is Having a Budget Fight That Won’t Lower U.S. Debt Either Way

9/22/2023 | Federal News Network

How Bad Would a Government Shutdown Really Be?

9/22/2023 | Federal News Network

Resources to Help You Better Understand a Government Shutdown

9/20/2023 | CNN

US Debt Rises to $33 Trillion as Government Shutdown Looms

9/19/2023 | The New York Post

US National Debt Hits $33 Trillion Mark for First Time Ever

9/19/2023 | Daily Mail

US National Debt Hits $33 Trillion for the First Time in History — as Congress Careens Toward a Shutdown in Just 11 DAYS

9/19/2023 | The Washington Examiner

How a Government Shutdown Could Play in the 2024 Election

9/18/2023 | The New York Times

U.S. National Debt Tops $33 Trillion for First Time

9/18/2023 | Fox Business

US National Debt Hits $33T for First Time in History

9/10/2023 | USA Today

Does a Government Shutdown Affect Social Security? What to Know as Lawmakers Brace for Funding Fights

9/8/2023 | Barron’s

High Debt Levels Are Here to Stay. The Implications Aren’t Pretty

9/7/2023 | The Hill

Impeachment Inquiry, Funding Could Spell Trouble for House GOP Moderates

9/5/2023 | US News & World Report

Light Economic Data After Labor Day Leaves Markets Eyeing Upcoming Fed Meeting

9/5/2023 | Federal News Network

Federal Agency Contingency Plans Lay in Wait for Shutdown Notices

9/4/2023 | The Washington Times

Senate to Take First Crack at Spending Fight to Avoid Gov’t Shutdown as Congress Returns From Recess

9/3/2023 | WBND-ABC

News Right Now

8/31/2023 | USA Today

Congress Returns After Labor Day. With It, Americans' Fears of a Government Shutdown Crisis

8/31/2023 | The Well News

Majority of Voters Want Lawmakers to Avoid a Government Shutdown

8/23/2023 | Yahoo! Finance

15 Countries That Own the Most U.S. Debt

8/16/2023 | Fox Business

The US Is Paying a Record Amount of Interest on Its National Debt

8/14/2023 | Fox Business

US National Debt Tracker: See How Much the Government Obligations Cost

8/11/2023 | US News & World Report

Dysfunctional Government Carries a Financial Cost

8/10/2023 | Investors Business Daily

Baby Boomers Are Hitting Peak 65. What It Means for Retirement Planning

8/2/2023 | CNN

Why Fitch Downgraded US Debt When It Did

8/1/2023 | Managed Healthcare

ICER, Peterson Health Technology Institute Partner to Create Framework to Assess Digital Health Tools

7/31/2023 | The Financial Times

How Silicon Valley Is Helping the Pentagon in the AI Arms Race

7/26/2023 | The Chronicle of Philanthropy

Ballmer Group Gives $24 Million to Boys & Girls Clubs of America for Los Angeles County Programs

7/19/2023 | POLITICO

Future Pulse: Tech Maze

7/19/2023 | Axios

Tech Lightening Round

7/19/2023 | Fierce Healthcare

With a $50M Springboard, a New Initiative Plans to Evaluate Digital Health Tools

7/19/2023 | Philanthropy News Digest

Peterson Center on Healthcare Launches $50 Million Institute

7/19/2023 | mHealth Intelligence

Nonprofit Organization Evaluates Digital Healthcare Technologies

7/18/2023 | Axios

Health Tech Deals

7/18/2023 | The Well News

New Institute Vows to Be Watchdog for Digital Health Tech Space

7/18/2023 | Crain’s

Peterson Center on Healthcare Launches $50M Nonprofit to Vet Digital Health Innovations

7/14/2023 | Michigan Public Radio

Rep. Bill Huizenga Joining the Bipartisan Fiscal Forum

7/13/2023 | NPR

The Federal Deficit Nearly Tripled, Raising Concern About the Country's Finances

7/12/2023 | The Washington Post

The U.S. Debt Tsunami Meets With a Reflexive, Mindless Bipartisan Shrug

6/30/2023 | MarketWatch

With Interest Rates Near Zero, Fiscal Deficits Could Be Dismissed. That’s No Longer the Case.

6/29/2023 | CNN

CBO: US Debt Will Spike to Record High by 2029, Despite Debt Ceiling Deal

6/29/2023 | Newsweek

We're Heading for a Social Security Apocalypse

6/28/2023 | The Washington Times

Debt Squeeze: Interest Payments Will Swamp the Federal Budget

6/28/2023 | MarketWatch

Congressional Budget Office Paints Grim Long-Term U.S. Deficit Picture

6/20/2023 | Barron’s

MultiPlan and ECHO Health Partner to Drive Health Plan Administrative Costs Down

6/16/2023 | The New York Times

U.S. National Debt Tops $32 Trillion for First Time

6/16/2023 | The New York Post

US National Debt Exceeds $32 Trillion for First Time

6/13/2023 | The Center Square

Measure on Pritzker’s Desk Increases Statute of Limitation to Go After COVID Fraud

6/6/2023 | CNN

Debt Ceiling Package Does Little to Address America’s Major Fiscal Problems

6/6/2023 | WWL-CBS

Yes, the Federal Government Borrows Social Security Funds

5/31/2023 | The Washington Post

Politicians Keep Looking in the Wrong Place to Fix the Debt Problem

5/30/2023 | McClatchy Washington Bureau

Why Was It So Hard for Biden, McCarthy to Make a Deal on Debt Ceiling? A Look at History

5/30/2023 | WWL-CBS

The Breakdown: What Is the National Debt?

5/26/2023 | The Wall Street Journal

Debt-Limit Impasse Could Imperil Payments for Medicare, Medicaid, ACA

5/23/2023 | The New York Times

New Report Underscores Increasing Chances of U.S. Default in Early June

5/23/2023 | PBS

How the U.S. National Debt Reached $31.4 Trillion

5/22/2023 | USA Today

What Happens if the US Defaults? What You Need to Know as the Debt Ceiling Deadline Nears

5/19/2023 | NPR

Debt Talks Resume After a Snag as the Country Gets Closer to a Possible Default

5/19/2023 | The Motley Fool

As the U.S. Speeds Toward Default, Why the Pentagon Matters

5/17/2023 | Yahoo! Finance

Social Security Will Be Broke by 2034 — Are Tax Hikes the Only Solution?

5/16/2023 | Bloomberg

Debt Ceiling Talks Resume

5/13/2023 | The Washington Times

Shrinking Tax Revenue Complicates Debt Limit Talks; Biden Says ‘We’re Not There Yet’

5/10/2023 | BBC

Debt Ceiling Crisis Looms as Talks End With No Deal in Sight

5/10/2023 | DC News Now

Evening News Look at the National Debt

5/9/2023 | Sinclair Broadcast Group, ABC27 Florida

Look at the National Debt and Debt Ceiling

5/4/2023 |

The U.S. National Debt Is $31.4 Trillion. How Much Money Is That Really?

4/27/2023 | POLITICO

The Campaign to Rein in the Regulators

4/26/2023 | CNN

Debt Limit Plan

4/23/2023 | ABC 7 NY

Up Close: Understanding Our Growing National Debt

4/19/2023 | US News & World Report

U.S. Debt-Ceiling Deadline 2023: What Investors Should Know

4/16/2023 | MarketWatch

Social Security’s Expected Shortfall Sparks Debate Over Tax Increases

4/1/2023 | WFLA

“Some Government-Funded Programs Could Come Up Short Within the Next Decade”

3/31/2023 | The Associated Press

Medicare, Social Security Could Fall Short Over Next Decade

3/31/2023 | CNBC

Social Security Trust Funds Depletion Date Moves One Year Earlier to 2034, Treasury Says

3/31/2023 | The Washington Times

Countdown to Cuts: Social Security Has Enough Money in Trust Fund for Only 10 More Years

3/31/2023 | The Hill

Depletion Date for Social Security Trust Fund Draws Closer

3/31/2023 | 401K Specialist Magazine

Social Security Trust Fund Projected to be Depleted in a Decade

3/31/2023 | The Well News

Social Security On Course to Run Short of Cash Ahead of Projections

3/16/2023 | Yahoo! Finance

College Graduation Statistics

3/9/2023 | Fortune

World’s Largest Asset Manager Warns Fed May Not Stop Hiking Until Rates Hit 6%

3/8/2023 | CNN

The $31.4 Trillion Debt Dilemma

3/7/2023 | USA Today

As Lawsuits Pile Up, Democrats Make Fresh Push for Student Loan Forgiveness

3/7/2023 | Bloomberg

Surveillance: Powell Goes to the Hill

3/3/2023 | Nexstar

Projections Show Social Security Running Dry as Democrats Rally for Funds

3/1/2023 | WKXL

Facing the Future: Viewing the 10-Year Congressional Budget Outlook Through the Healthcare Lens

2/27/2023 | Becker’s

Outpatient Reimbursements Getting More Complex: What This Means for ASCs

2/21/2023 | Washington Examiner

America's Debt Problem: An Inconvenient Truth Returns

2/20/2023 | WUSA

No, the Debt and the Deficit Are Not the Same Thing

2/17/2023 | NPR

The Debt Ceiling, Extraordinary Measures, and the X Date. Why It All Matters.

2/17/2023 | CNN

Paying What’s Due

2/16/2023 | The New York Post

CBO Projects US Will Add $19 Trillion to the National Debt in the Next Decade

2/16/2023 | CNN

Here’s Where 20 Cents of Every One of Your Tax Dollars Will Go in 10 Years

2/15/2023 | The New York Times

U.S. On Track to Add $19 Trillion in New Debt Over 10 Years

2/15/2023 | CNBC

U.S. Will Default This Summer Unless Congress Raises Debt Limit, CBO Warns

2/14/2023 | CNN

The US Is Paying a Record Amount of Interest on Its Debt. It’s Only Going to Get Worse

2/13/2023 | Forbes

A Road Map for Action on Health Care Spending and Value

2/10/2023 | The Dispatch

Why the National Debt Matters

2/9/2023 | CNN

Medicare and Social Security Insolvency Is Right Around the Corner

2/8/2023 | Creators Syndicate


2/7/2023 | US News & World Report

U.S. Debt-Ceiling Clash: What Investors Should Know

2/6/2023 | The NonProfit Times

Fiscal Confidence Drop Could Impact Donors’ Giving

2/2/2023 | POLITICO

The Debt Ceiling Is Not Powell’s Problem

2/1/2023 | The New York Times

Assessing Political Spin in the Debt Ceiling Fight

1/25/2023 | The Wall Street Journal

Debt-Ceiling Madness

1/21/2023 | CNN

Why America’s $31.4T Debt Is a Crisis

1/20/2023 | The New York Times

What America Should Do About Its Ballooning Debt

1/20/2023 | RealClear Policy

Interest Rates to Cost Government $2.6 Trillion Over Decade

1/19/2023 | Axios

Rising Income Inequality Is Draining Billions From Social Security

1/19/2023 | Investopedia

Yellen Says Debt Limit Reached, Taking Extraordinary Action

1/18/2023 | NPR

Much Ado About Debt

1/18/2023 | The Hill

Five Ways a Debt Limit Crisis Could Derail the US Economy

1/16/2023 | C-SPAN

Washington Journal

1/12/2023 | The New York Times

U.S. Deficit Fell to $1.4 Trillion in 2022

1/11/2023 | The Hill

On the Money – Debt Limit Deadline Approaches

1/6/2023 | Barron’s

Get Ready for the Debt Ceiling Battle

1/5/2023 | POLITICO

The Biden Administration Steps Into the Banks v. Fintech War

1/3/2023 | Seeking Alpha

Will America’s National Debt Become a Bigger Problem in 2023?


12/24/2022 | The Boston Globe

A ‘rapidly growing death spiral.’ How Our $31.3 Trillion National Debt Is Getting More Expensive

12/19/2022 | Fox Business

US National Debt on Pace to Be 225% of GDP by 2050

12/16/2022 | Scripps National

Congress Passes $858 Billion National Defense Authorization Act

11/23/2022 | POLITICO

The Optimistic Economists

11/9/2022 | MoneyWise

'A Major Problem': The US Is Now a Record $31 Trillion in Debt, Made Worse by Rising Interest Rates — and This Is Who Holds the IOUs

10/31/2022 | POTUS Politics

The Michael Smerconish Program

10/25/2022 | POLITIFACT

How Much of the Inflation Reduction Act Goes Toward Trees

10/24/2022 | The Daily Mail

Will the US Economy Spiral Like It Did in the UK Under Ousted PM Liz Truss?

10/21/2022 | The New York Times

Federal Budget Deficit Fell to $1.4 Trillion as Pandemic Spending Eased

10/19/2022 | The Columbus Dispatch

Ohio Sits on $10B in Federal Relief Cash; $16B Already Spent, With Lawmakers to Decide Rest

10/11/2022 | The Wall Street Journal

Federal Deficit Fell by $1.4 Trillion in Fiscal Year 2022, CBO Estimates

10/7/2022 | Fierce Healthcare

Wasteful Administrative Spending Costs US Healthcare Up to $570B a Year, Research Finds

10/6/2022 | C-SPAN

Michael Peterson on U.S. $31 Trillion Debt

10/6/2022 | Fox Business

The Next US Debt Crisis: Making Hundreds of Billions in Interest Payments

10/6/2022 | Seeking Alpha

How Much Is Too Much? U.S. National Debt Hits $31T

10/6/2022 | HealthAffairs

The Role of Administrative Waste in Excess US Health Spending

10/6/2022 | UPI

U.S. National Debt Surpasses $31T for First Time

10/5/2022 | MarketWatch

What Might a Republican Congress Do About Social Security and Medicare?

10/5/2022 | TheStreet

Government Debt Rises: You Can't Blame Biden (Or Trump)

10/5/2022 | The New York Times

U.S. National Debt Tops $31 Trillion for First Time

9/20/2022 | Fox Business

Another Jumbo Fed Rate Hike Poised to Add $2.1T to National Debt

8/30/2022 | Deseret News

Is Biden’s Student Loan Forgiveness Plan Good for Students?

8/24/2022 | Bronx Times

Reviving NYC: Small Businesses

8/23/2022 | POLITICO

First in MM: Fiscal Confidence

8/16/2022 | Seeking Alpha

How the Inflation Reduction Act will Impact the Market

8/15/2022 | Bankrate

First-Generation College Student Statistics in 2022

8/14/2022 | Richmond Times-Dispatch

Woman Quit Her Job Amid Pandemic and Launched the Patchwork Punk

8/3/2022 | The Queens Gazette

$1.5 M for Small Biz Resource Network

7/28/2022 | POLITICO

Powell: Recession? Not yet

7/28/2022 | News 12

Mayor Eric Adams announces $1.5 million will be invested in Small Business Resource Network

7/26/2022 | US News & World Report

Consumer Confidence Falls Again in July for Third Month in a Row

7/26/2022 | NY1

News All Day

7/26/2022 | Staten Island Advance

S.I. Business Leader ‘Incredibly Pleased’ as Adams Invests $1.5 Million Supporting NYC Small Businesses

7/24/2022 |

Building Black Wealth Starts With Tackling Generational Hurdles of Homeownership and Debt, NAACP Says

7/19/2022 | The Motley Fool

Former FDIC Chair Sheila Bair Helps Students Get Smarter About Debt

6/30/2022 | CNBC

Students Are Taking on ‘Unsustainable Debt’ for College, Says Former FDIC Chair: How to Know What You Can Afford

6/25/2022 | The Wall Street Journal

U.S. Paying More to Borrow as Fed Raises Rates, Inflation Stays Elevated

6/24/2022 | USA Today

Biden is calling for a 'gas tax holiday.' What do gas taxes pay for?

6/23/2022 | States Newsroom

Biden pitches a summer gas tax holiday as price hovers around $5 a gallon

6/22/2022 | The EdUp Experience Podcast

Demystifying Student Aid

6/22/2022 | Maryland Matters

Biden Call for Gas Tax Relief Reignites Special Session Debate in Annapolis

6/12/2022 | Latin Post

Stimulus Check 2022: Did Stimulus Payments Lead to U.S. Inflation?

6/10/2022 | Yahoo! Finance

A simple new tool to combat the student debt crisis

5/25/2022 | The New York Times

The U.S. budget deficit is projected to fall to $1 trillion in 2022

5/25/2022 | The Associated Press

Congressional Budget Office says inflation to last into 2023

5/25/2022 | The Wall Street Journal

CBO Projects Inflation, Economic Growth to Cool This Year and Next

5/25/2022 | POLITICO

Morning Money

5/25/2022 | The Washington Times

Federal budget improves this year but pain is looming, CBO says

5/25/2022 | Barron’s

Inflation Will Take Years to Hit Fed’s Target, CBO Says

5/25/2022 | POLITICO

U.S. deficit will shrink to $1T this year before soaring, federal forecasters say

5/9/2022 | Bankrate

2022 College Graduation Statistics

4/30/2022 | KTVK-CBS

Good Morning Arizona

4/16/2022 | Colorado Springs Gazette

Study: Colorado Received $63 Billion in Covid Relief, Stimulus

4/14/2022 | The Denver Post

The Big Payout: How we tracked the movement of pandemic assistance from the federal level down to Colorado counties

4/5/2022 | Public News Service

Federal Student-Loan Payment Freeze Still in Limbo

4/3/2022 | The Hill

Biden faces rising pressure on student loans with deadline looming

3/30/2022 | Crain’s

City copies small-business outreach program

3/21/2022 | C-SPAN

U.S. debt, tax policy, and the economic recovery post-COVID-19 pandemic

3/16/2022 | The Washington Times

Fed raises interest rates for first time since 2018, citing high inflation, Ukraine war

3/1/2022 | Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas

Federal Aid Helps Border Keep Pace with Texas Economy During Pandemic Turmoil

2/22/2022 | NPR

How to Understand a Trillion

2/16/2022 | Forbes

U.S. National Debt Surpasses $30 Trillion: What This Means For You

2/6/2022 | C-SPAN Washington Journal

Michael A. Peterson on the United States' $30 Trillion National Debt

2/5/2022 | WJAS

NewsTalk on the Debt

2/4/2022 | Money

Stimulus Checks Are Still Boosting First-Time Homebuyers' Down Payments

2/3/2022 | FXStreet

New national debt milestone signals currency crisis ahead

2/3/2022 | HealthAffairs

Tracking The Pandemic's Effects On Health Outcomes, Costs, And Access To Care

2/2/2022 | CNN

$30T national debt: Reasons to worry -- and reasons not to

2/2/2022 | New York Post

US national debt exceeds $30 trillion for first time in history

2/2/2022 | The Street

National Debt Hits $30 Trillion; Rising Rates May Boost it

2/2/2022 | KTBS-ABC

News First

2/1/2022 | The New York Times

U.S. National Debt Tops $30 Trillion as Borrowing Surged Amid Pandemic

2/1/2022 | The Wall Street Journal

U.S. National Debt Exceeds $30 Trillion for First Time

2/1/2022 | CNN

America's national debt surpasses $30 trillion for the first time

2/1/2022 | USA Today

'Sound the alarm': National debt hits $30 trillion as economists warn of impact for Americans

2/1/2022 | The Washington Times

Federal debt tops $30 trillion, added $1 trillion in less than two months

2/1/2022 | The Hill

US national debt tops $30 trillion

2/1/2022 | Washington Examiner

US national debt exceeds $30 trillion

1/19/2022 | Fortune

The biggest banks on Wall Street are worried that your big pay raise could be bad for the economy

1/12/2022 | POLITICO

Powell's path to maximum employment? Price stability

1/12/2022 | Roll Call

Inflation report triggers partisan jockeying

1/7/2022 | The Well News

Americans Growing More Concerned Over National Debt, Peterson Survey Finds


12/27/21 | International Business Times

Biden Signs Massive $770 Billion Defense Bill Into Law

12/14/21 | The National Desk

Dems face pressure to narrow agenda as Manchin questions costs

12/6/21 |

Queens Chamber of Commerce holds its Business Heroes of the Year awards ceremony

12/1/21 | GOBankingRates

Here’s How Stimulus Money Changed Everything in 2021

11/24/21 | US News & World Report

The Economy Delivers Some Good News Ahead of Thanksgiving

11/16/21 | St. Pete Standard

Paid-in-full PPP loans: Top 100 largest loans in 2020

11/12/21 | US News & World Report

Consumer Sentiment Hits 10-Year Low, Reflecting Partisan Divide Over Inflation and Economic Policy

11/8/21 | POLITICO

For Biden, strong October jobs report arrived just in time

10/26/21 | Yahoo! Finance

Social Security and 6 Other Safety Nets You’re Taking for Granted

10/18/21 | Florida News Times

What is the debt cap? How government defaults affect social security and child tax credits.

10/10/21 | Newsmaker Saturday

Debating defence budgets: Why military purchasing power parity matters

10/9/21 | Vox

Debating defence budgets: Why military purchasing power parity matters

10/7/21 | The New York Times

Senate Approves Bill to Raise Debt Ceiling and Avert Default, for Now

10/6/21 | MarketWatch

Social Security, Medicare, and other key programs on the line as Senate nears debt-ceiling agreement

10/5/21 | The New York Times

Biden Calls Curbing Filibuster to Raise Debt Limit ‘a Real Possibility’, By Katie Rogers

10/1/21 | US News & World Report

How Partisan Politics Threatened Even Must-Pass Legislation in Congress

9/30/21 | CBS-WUSA

5 p.m. News

9/29/21 | ABC News

What the debt ceiling is, and why you should care about it

9/29/21 | Yahoo! Finance

What’s the ‘Debt Ceiling’? And how could it impact Australia?

9/28/21 | Reuters

Biden pushes for action on infrastructure and broader agenda

9/27/21 | The New York Times

Explaining the U.S. Debt Limit and Why It Became a Bargaining Tool

9/23/21 | The Wall Street Journal

Electric-Car Shift Drains Fuel Taxes in Some Countries

9/23/21 | The Motley Fool

The Best and Worst Ways Americans Have Spent Their Stimulus Money

9/18/21 | CNN

Why we're talking about the debt limit again

9/15/21 | Yahoo! Finance

Could the US Benefit From Another Stimulus Check?

9/13/21 | Creators Syndicate

DC’s insatiable urge to splurge

9/3/21 | The Washington Post

Covid took one year off the financial life of the Social Security retirement fund

8/31/21 | The Washington Times

Covid-19 pandemic eats into Social Security’s solvency

8/27/21 | Money

A State-by-State Guide to Emergency Rental Assistance

8/26/21 | POLITICO

Powell’s big Jackson Hole moment

8/25/21 | The Wall Street Journal

Budget Deficits and Debt Are Growing. Do They Still Matter?

8/20/21 | QNS

Queens Chamber of Commerce and Koo encourage Flushing small businesses to get online

8/9/21 | CBS News

Senate Democrats tee up debt ceiling standoff as McConnell vows opposition

8/9/21 | Newsweek

The U.S. National Debt Has Increased $5.2 Trillion Since Start of 2020

8/9/21 | Insurance News Net

Spenders Into Savers: The Great American Shift

8/5/21 | AS English

How have stimulus checks helped Americans’ cash reserves?

7/29/21 | The Well News

Bipartisan Infrastructure Bill Advances in the Senate

7/27/21 | USA Today

Biden, Congress and student loan forgiveness: What is the federal government doing to address the issue?

7/26/21 | Yahoo! Finance

Initiative Aims To Boost Digital Presence For Small Black-Owned Businesses

7/22/21 | Roll Call

Bipartisan infrastructure talks said to be stuck on transit

7/22/21 | Harlem World Magazine

NYC Small Business Resource Network Launches ‘Open + Online’ To Help Small Business Owners

7/22/21 | Black Star News

NYC Small Business Resource Network Launches Digital Economy Initiative

7/22/21 | Northwestern Now

New policy-focused research examines COVID-19 societal impact

7/21/21 | CBS 13 KOVR

Clash Brewing on Capitol Hill

7/21/21 | News 12

Small businesses in NYC get digital boost from local initiative

7/19/21 | C-SPAN

Washington Journal

7/17/21 | Forbes

When Free College Benefits Go To Those Who Need It Least

7/9/21 | Government Technology

Lacuna Raises $16M, Aims to Muscle Up City Mobility Programs

7/8/21 | The Well News

Poll Finds Most Americans Want Infrastructure Paid for With Offsets

6/24/21 | The Well News

Bipartisan Efforts Win the Day As Senators, White House Strike Infrastructure Deal

6/23/21 | USA Today

64 Democrats call on Biden to extend student loan payment pause

6/20/21 | Forbes

Will The Folly Of Biden’s ‘No New Middle-Class Taxes’ Pledge Scuttle A Bipartisan Infrastructure Agreement?

6/19/21 | Yahoo! Finanzas

Fourth Stimulus Checks Rumors Are Everywhere – Here’s What’s Really Going On (and How to Get Some Cash)

6/16/21 | The Chronicle of Philanthropy

JPMorgan Chase Pledges $400 Million to Expand Affordable Housing for People of Color

6/15/21 | The New York Times

Opinion: The Fed Cannot Control Its Easy-Money Monster

6/13/21 | Cleveland Plain Dealer

From paying credit cards to buying a Vespa, how did we spend our stimulus money?

6/10/21 | Washington Examiner

Latest bipartisan infrastructure plan pitches higher gas tax

6/9/21 | Motley Fool

Stimulus Check Update: Studies Reveal Impact of Stimulus Checks

6/9/21 | Business Insider

Americans Have Saved up to 70% of Their Latest Stimulus Checks, Bank of America's CEO Says, Potentially Leaving Hundreds of Billions Unspent

6/7/21 | Business Wire

Baruch College Students Win ‘Up to Us’ National Policy and Advocacy Competition

6/5/21 | | True Jersey

Stimulus Check Update: Direct Payments Boosted Economy, Study Says, Spurring Calls for 4th Check

6/2/21 | CBS-WUSA

National Debt Clocks are Estimates of Total Federal Debt, Not Official Calculations

6/1/21 | International Business Times

Fourth Stimulus Checks Rumors Are Everywhere – Here’s What’s Really Going On (and How to Get Some Cash)

5/31/21 | Yahoo! Finance

Fourth Stimulus Checks Rumors Are Everywhere – Here’s What’s Really Going On (and How to Get Some Cash)

5/31/21 | USA Today

Highest Debt Since WWII, Looming Fight on Taxes: Takeaways From Joe Biden's Budget

5/28/21 | Reuters

Factbox: Biden's $6 Trillion Budget Plan Draws Partisan Scorn and Praise

5/28/21 | The Hill

Progressives Rebuff Criticism of Biden's Budget

5/28/21 | The New York Times

Biden to Propose $6 Trillion Budget to Make U.S. More Competitive

5/23/21 | Global Trade

State EDCS in Every Region of the U.S. Look Beyond the Economic Hit of COVID-19

5/22/21 | The Hill

Post-Pandemic Recovery Cannot Ignore Ballooning Debt

5/21/21 | MarketWatch

3.6 Million Americans Will Lose Extra Unemployment Benefits – Here Are the States Where it's Happening

5/21/21 | Crain’s New York Business

NY Hospitals Will Continue to Need Federal Relief This Year

5/20/21 | The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

April Employment Surveys Send Conflicting Signals

5/19/21 | The National Interest

Stimulus Money: How Did You Spend Your Check from Uncle Sam?

5/19/21 | The Ascent

Stimulus Check Update: Here's How Americans Spent the Third Round of Stimulus Money

5/19/21 | Diario

Fourth Stimulus Check News Summary: 18 May 2021

5/18/21 | Forbes

Overcoming Digital Divides: The US Is Overdue For Modernized Broadband Access

5/17/21 | Newsweek

Only 19% Spent Their $1,400 Stimulus Check, Most Paid Off Debt or Saved the Funds

5/14/21 | Philanthropy Daily

Much Ado About ... Student Loan Debt

5/11/21 | News & Record

Watch Now: 10 Facts About Student Debt

5/9/21 | Bloomberg

The Big Question: Is America Headed For a Debt Crisis?

5/6/21 | The Salt Lake Tribune

Utah Ranked Dead Last for Federal Pandemic Aid Per Person. Why is That?

5/3/21 | MSN Money

What Simulus Checks are Being Spent On

4/29/21 | How Stuff Works

Biden Proposes Big Capital Gains Tax Hike; Should You Be Worried?

4/28/21 | Washington State Wire

Washington State Ranks 26th for Federal COVID Relief

4/28/21 | Gotham Gazette

What is New York City Doing to Prepare Its Workforce for the Post-Pandemic Economy?

4/27/21 | 22 News

Massachusetts 4th in Per Capita Federal Aid

4/27/21 | NJ Spotlight News


4/27/21 | WWLP-NBC

22 News

4/26/21 | WBUR-NPR

News Roundup

4/21/21 | The Chronicle of Philanthropy

Peloton Makes First Grants From $100 Million Commitment for Racial Equity and Well-Being

4/20/21 | The Center Square

Pilot Program Could Steer System in Better Direction

4/16/21 | The Wall Street Journal

U.S. Debt Is at a Record High, but the Risk Calculus Is Changing

4/15/21 | The CT Mirror

"Opinion" A Healthcare System Too Broken to Fix

4/13/21 | The New York Times

Midtown Has Been Empty, but Other Retail Zones Have Bounced Back

4/11/21 | The Denver Post

Record Unemployment, Massive Bailouts, New Businesses: Colorado's Pandemic Economy is a Shifting Landscape

4/8/21 | Newsweek

U.S. National Debt Highest Ever, Two Months Into Biden's Presidency

4/8/21 | FXStreet

Rising debt means a weaker Dollar

4/6/21 | Seeking Alpha

April Looks Promising, But What About the Rest of 2021?

4/5/21 | MSN Money

What America is Really Spending its Simulus Checks On

4/2/21 | White Mountain Independent

Navajo County Slashes Health Costs – But Offering More Services

4/1/21 | The Denver Post

Colorado's Share of Federal Pandemic Aid Tops $37 Billion, and More is Coming

4/1/21 | The Daily Northwestern

University Announces $1 Million Research Project on Pandemic Policy Response

3/30/21 | Reuters

Analysis: Corporations, Wealthy Pay in Biden Infrastructure Plan, Not Drivers and Riders

3/30/21 | The Wall Street Journal

Index Shows Rising Concern Over U.S. Debt Levels

3/30/21 | State House News Service

Rescue Act Spending Guardrails Not Going Up Until May

3/28/21 | WOR-AM

“The Recovery of Brooklyn and Beyond”

3/27/21 | C-SPAN

“Washington This Week”

3/14/21 | Akron Beakon Journal

Akron Area Private Companies Boosting Minimum Wages 15 and More

3/13/21 | Tampa Bay Times

Does Anyone Care About the National Debt? | Column

3/12/21 | Coeur D'Alene/Post Falls Press

TRILLION: A Really Big Number

3/11/21 | State House News Service

Here’s What Massachusetts Is Getting In The Stimulus Bill

3/10/21 | Clarion Ledger

Opinion: With another stimulus plan looming, national debt fears remain part of the debate

3/9/21 | POLITICO

What the COVID RELIEF Bill Means for MASS. — Battle Brewing Over GIG ECONOMY — BAKER Pays Top Dollar for VACCINATIONS — BOSTON Sheds WORST TRAFFIC Label

3/6/21 | WJAR- NBC

What the Federal Aid Package Means for Rhode Island

3/6/21 | WPRI-CBS

Nesi’s Notes: March 6

3/5/21 | The Well News

Once COVID is Slain, Sustainable Budgets Must Be Priority

3/4/21 | The New York Times

Mounting Federal Debt Puts the U.S. at Risk of a Fiscal Crisis, Congressional Budget Office Warns

3/4/21 | The Wall Street Journal

U.S. National Debt Is Likely to Nearly Double to 202% of GDP by 2051, CBO Projects

3/4/21 | The Washington Times

$100 Trillion in New Debt Over Next 30 Years: CBO

3/3/21 | Industry Leaders Magazine

U.S. Airline Industry Desperate for Next Round of Stimulus

3/3/21 | Financial Times

Outlook for US Airlines Remains Cloudy Despite Further $15bn Aid Injection

2/25/21 | USA Today

'A Reconing is Near': America has a Vast Overseas Military Empire. Does it Still Need That?

2/19/21 | Kings County Politics

Bklyn Lawmakers on the Move Feb. 19, 2021

2/17/21 | Grocery Dive

Improving SNAP E-Commerce Functionality Takes Priority as More Grocers Chase EBT Dollars

2/12/21 | Fortune

Latest Federal Budget Projections Rekindle Debate: Do Deficits Matter?

2/8/21 | Scripps National

Policy Expert Argues Further Targeting of Stimulus Checks Not Really Necessary

2/8/21 | State House News Service

Baker: More Fed Aid Critical to Rebuilding Economies

2/2/21 | Sinclair Broadcast Group

Funds for State and Local Governments Remain a Sticking Point in COVID Relief Talks

2/2/21 | TAPinto

Small Business Can Tap Into New Business Resource

1/22/21 | The Washington Post

Another Urgent Item for Biden's to-do List: The Looming Social Security Funding Crisis

1/19/21 | Bankrate

Will Rising Treasury Rates Mean Higher Mortgage Interest Costs Ahead?

1/15/21 | Yonkers Times

What to Know About the Second Coronavirus Stimulus Checks

1/14/21 | The Washington Post

Trump's Most Enduring Legacy Could be the Historic Rise in the National Debt

1/12/21 | Health Day

Crowdsourcing Raises Billions for Families Hit Hard by Medical Bills

1/10/21 | CBS News

"Face the Nation"

1/5/21 | Bloomberg

Stocks, Bitcoin and More: Unusual Ways Americans Are Planning to Use Their $600 ‘Stimmy’

1/5/21 | Yahoo! News

Fewer Kids are Enrolled in Public Kindergarten - That Will Have a Lasting Impact on Schools and Equality

1/4/21 | Variety

NYC Business Leaders Urge Congress to Certify Election Results


12/23/20 | Fox Business

How Would a Second Stimulus Check Affect the Economy?

12/16/20 | Richmond County Daily Journal

More Virus Relief? The Numbers Are Already Eye-Popping

12/8/20 | WCBS Radio

The Morning News

12/8/20 | Kokomo Perspective

Georgia Senatorial Race

12/7/20 | Crain's New York

Small-Business Owners Blast Senate's $908 Billion Relief Bill

12/5/20 | The New York Times

They Offered Us Comfort and Normalcy. Now They Need Our Help

12/5/20 | The Washington Times

Biden Emphasizes Quick Action on COVID-19 Spending 'Even With Deficit Financing'

12/5/20 | Business Insider

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Bernie Sanders Call for Another Round of $1,2000 Stimulus Checks, Which are Excluded From the COVID-19 Relief Bill Gaining Momentum in Congress

11/16/20 | The New York Times

For Small-Business Owners, a Shifting Landscape of Resources

11/10/20 | Bond Buyer

Infrastructure Advocates Hope for Bipartisan Effort Under a New Administration

11/10/20 | Life Science Leader

Opinion: Election Fallout: Can Divided Government Forge Bipartisan Solutions?

11/6/20 | Bloomberg Radio

Bloomberg Radio

11/1/20 | Reuters

Analysis: Bidencare or Trumpcare? Health Plans Will Affect the U.S. Economy Differently

11/1/20 | Seeking Alpha

Tech Bubble Could Burst Sooner Than You Expect

10/29/20 | Financial Times

Trump and Biden Spar Over State of Economy in Final Days of Race

10/28/20 | Clarion Ledger

After the Election, Health Care Looms as the Same Irresistible Force, Immovable Object

10/27/20 | The Washington Post

The Finance 202: Executives Pocketed Big Bonuses Before Declaring Bankruptcy, Firing Thousands

10/27/20 | New York Business Journal

Manhattan Chamber CEO on COVID-19 Recovery Efforts So Far, and What More Needs to be Done

10/23/20 | FiveThirtyEight

The Issues That Divide People Within Each Party

10/22/20 | The Washington Post

Opinion: Trump Guarenteed the Election Would Be All About Him

10/22/20 | The Washington Post

Trump's Under-Performing 2020 Campaign, in 2 Key Numbers

10/21/20 | CNBC

World Newscast

10/21/20 | The Washington Examiner

Biden Now Trusted Over Trump on Economic Issues, Polling Shows

10/21/20 | Seeking Alpha

Finding The Buffett Balance For Your Portfolio As Major Economies Diverge

10/20/20 | Financial Times

US Voters Turn Against Donald Trump's Economic Policies

10/20/20 | POLITICO

Big 2020 Question: Are You Better Off?

10/20/20 | The Hill

Most Voters Think Trump Should Be Paying More in Taxes: Poll

10/20/20 | Roll Call

PPP Plan Falls Short in Senate as Hope for COVID-19 Aid Wanes

10/20/20 | Axios

New Poll Doubs Trump on Economy

10/20/20 | NBC-WRGX

Can a Deal Be Made on a Second Coronavirus Stimulus?

10/18/20 | The Washington Times

Federal Government Spent $6.6 Trillion During Fiscal 2020

10/13/20 | Forbes

Forget What You’ve Heard—NYC Businesses Will Bounce Back. Here’s Why, And How To Boost The Resilience Of Your Own Business.

10/11/20 | NewsNation

Republican Senator Locked in Tight Race With State's Former Governor

10/8/20 | Real Clear Energy

Opinion: America's Young Conservatives Want Responsible Climate Action

10/6/20 | Fox 5

Morning Newscast

10/6/20 | White Mountain Independent

Rising Ranks of Uninsured Fuel Political Healthcare Debate

10/5/20 | CNBC

Lobbying in Q1 Topped a Record $938 Million, But Lobbyists Say Their Profession is Misunderstood

10/5/20 | Arkansas Business

US Health Care Spending Far Exceeds Other Developed Nations

10/4/20 | Las Vegas Review Journal

Editorial: The National Debt is a National Crises

10/3/20 | Vox

Senate Republicans Are Still struggling on a Stimulus Deal — Even as they Expedite a Supreme Court Nomination

10/3/20 | WOKV-AM

Saturday Morning News Talk

10/2/20 | POLITICO

Trump Has COVID — All Grades Up and Running in NYC Schools — New York Launches COVID-19 Tracking App — Comptroller: Half of Restaurants Could Shut Down

10/1/20 | Bloomberg

House Democrats Pass US$2.2T Stimulus Republicans Reject

10/1/20 | 6sqft

New 'One-Stop Shop' Network Helps NYC Small Businesses Reopen and Recover Amid COVID-19

10/1/20 | Connect New York

Peterson Foundation, PFNYC Launch Small Business Resource Network

9/30/20 | Forbes

September's Jobs Report Will Only Make a Dent in the Number of Unemployed People

9/30/20 | NY 1

Mornings on 1

9/30/20 | Crains

Public Private Partnership Launches Resource Network for Small Businesses

9/30/20 | New York Business Journal

Resource Network Set Up for New York City Small Businesses

9/30/20 | Patch

New 'One-Stop Shop' Launches To Help NYC Small Businesses

9/30/20 | Staten Island Live

Coronavirus: Program Launched to Help Small Businesses

9/30/20 | El Diario

Una asociación público privada crea una red de asistencia a pequeños negocios de NYC

9/30/20 | Black Star News

COVID-19: NYC Small Business Resource Network Launched to Help Businesses

9/30/20 | Brooklyn Daily Eagle

Launch of ‘NYC Small Business Resource Network’

9/30/20 | Harlem World Magazine

One-Stop Shop For NYC Small Business Aid + Recovery From Harlem To Hollis

9/29/20 | Vermont Digger

For This Small State, A Huge Share of the Federal Coronavirus Funding

9/28/20 | Yahoo! Finance

The Most Valuable Tax Exemptions

9/25/20 | Yahoo! Finance

Up To Us Launches New Election 2020 Information Hub To Empower Young Americans To Vote

9/24/20 | Business Insider

Mark Cuban Says All American Households Should Get a $1,000 Stimulus Check Every 2 Weeks for 2 Months

9/24/20 | Newsweek

Mnuchin and Pelosi Revive Stimulus Talks as Democrats Call for Compromise Bill Before Election

9/23/20 | Forbes

More Than 3 in 10 Households Used Up All or Most of Their Savings During Pandemic, Survey Finds

9/22/20 | Financial Times

Vast Majority of Americans Want More Economic Aid to Offset Covid

9/22/20 | POLITICO

Wall Street Keeps Waking Up to Reality

9/22/20 | Newsweek

Stimulus Bill Needed by 89 Percent of Voters, Democrats and GOP Equally to Blame for Delay: Poll

9/22/20 | Newsweek

Democrats Push for Second Stimulus Checks Amid Congressional Hearing: 'Rent Must be Paid'

9/22/20 | QC-Roll Call

Mnuchin, Powell Say Congress Needs to Pass More COVID-19 Relief

9/22/20 | Toronto Star

Today's Coronavirus News: B.C.'s Top Doctor Says She's Received Death Threats as a Public Figure During the Pandemic; Ontario Reports 478 New Cases, 3 New Deaths

9/21/20 | Forbes

Which U.S. States Have Received the Most Federal Coronavirus Funding Since the Pandemic Erupted? Infographic:

9/21/20 | The Hill

CBO: $900B a a Year Needed to Stabilize Post-Crisis Debt

9/21/20 | Nikkei Asia

Coronavirus: Week of Sept. 20 to Sept. 26 China Halts Seafood Imports From Russian Vessels

9/18/20 | The Denver Post

IRS Makes Last Call on Millions in Unclaimed Economic Impact Payments

9/16/20 | Fortune

How Much Coronavirus Relief Funding Has Gone to Your State?

9/15/20 | Arkansas Times

Arkansas Gets Left Behind in Federal Coronavirus Aid

9/3/20 | The Week

10 Things YOu Need to Know Today

9/2/20 | Reuters

U.S. CBO Seeys FY20 Federal Budget Deficit of $3.3 Trillion Amid Coronavirus Spending

9/2/20 | USA Today

Federal Debt Will Exceed Size of Entire US Economy Next Year Because of Coronavirus, Analysis Says

9/1/20 | The Bond Buyer

Transportation Groups Seek Short Term Funding Fix, Urge Replacement of the Gas Tax

8/25/20 | Forbes

Fighting Telemedicine Fraud: Why Robust Verification Is Needed

8/21/20 | Forbes

Why Most Voters Oppose Schools Reopening

8/19/20 | WTIC-FOX

Morning News

8/19/20 | The Oklahoman

Achievers: OC Students Receive Honors

8/18/20 | U.S. News & World Report

Poll: 6 in 10 Americans Oppose Reopening Schools In Person

8/18/20 | Financial Times

Most US Voters Fear Reopening of Schools, FT Poll Shows

8/18/20 | Newsweek

Trump's Economic Bravado Fails to Convince Americans of a Swift Recovery: Poll

8/18/20 | The Union Journal

Most US Voters Fear Reopening of Schools, FT Poll Shows

8/16/20 | WBAL-AM

Who Can Guide the Budget, Who Can Guide the Economy in a Post-COVID-19 Era?

8/5/20 | The Oklahoman

Editorial: Mountain of U.S. Debt Keeps Growing

8/3/20 | Alabama Political Reporter

Jones Calls for McConnell to Bring the Senate Back to Work on Bipartisan Aid Package

8/2/20 | Forbes

Is The U.S. National Debt Getting Out Of Hand?

7/24/20 | MarketWatch

Opinion: How Has COVID-19 Impacted Social Security — and Will It Ever Recover?

7/21/20 | Forbes

Resistance To $600 Weekly Extra Unemployment Says 4 Things, None Good

7/17/20 | The Denver Post

In Colorado, About 12% of Renters and 4.5% of Homeowners Report Missing June Payments

7/16/20 | Newsweek

Stimulus Checks Were Passed by the House Two Months Ago. Where Are They?

7/13/20 | The New York Times

Monthly U.S. Budget Deficit Soared to Record $864 Billion in June

7/13/20 | The Washington Times

Feds Spent $1 Trillion Last Month

7/13/20 | The Denver Post

Colorado Taxpayers Have and Extra Incentive to File a Return by Wednesday's Deadline

7/13/20 | Washington Examiner

June Hits Record-Breaking Deficit as Coronavirus Response Generates Red Ink

7/10/20 | NBC

Poll Shows Second Stimulus Check Needed to Help Americans Pay Bills

7/9/20 | POLITICO

Key Battleground States Most Vulnerable to Cutoff in Jobless Aid

7/9/20 | Newsweek

Second Stimulus Checks Still Needed to Pay Essential Bills: Poll

7/8/20 | The Well News

Voters Growing More Doubtful of Sustained Economic Rebound

7/7/20 | U.S. News & World Report

Reports: Battered by COVID-19, States Face Cuts to Key Services

7/7/20 | Financial Times

US Voters More Pessimistic on Chances of Economic Rebound

7/7/20 | Newsweek

Older People, More at Risk From COVID-19, Taking Least Precautions: Poll

7/7/20 | KMOX-AM St. Louis

The Charlie Brennan Show with Amy Marxkors

7/3/20 | NBC News

Senate Republicans Cool to 2nd Round of Stimulus Checks, Direct Deposits

7/2/20 | POLITICO

Employment Won't Recover for a Decade, CBO Says

6/30/20 | Forbes

Economic Growth Rates Will Be Distorted The Rest Of The Year Due To How They Are Calculated

6/28/20 | USA Today

Fact Check: Verifying President Donald Trump's Alleged Failurs in Office

6/25/20 | Axios

Coronavirus Pandemic Prompts Record Food Stamp Spending

6/24/20 | Newsweek

COVID-19 Could Change the Future of America’s Minimum Wage

6/23/20 | Business Insider

How Tech Titans Like Amazon, Google, and Microsoft are Taking on the $3.6 Trillion Healthcare Industry

6/20/20 | Yahoo! finance

Here's What Joe Biden Means for Markets, Business and America

6/11/20 | The Washington Post

The GOP's Decision to Keep its 2016 Platform is, well, a Little Awkward for Trump

6/11/20 | The New York Times

With Jobless Benefits Set to Lapse, Congress Is at Odds Over an Extension

6/9/20 | Forbes

7 Reasons To Not Get Excited About May’s Jobs Report

6/9/20 | Financial Times

Coronavirus Fuels Black America's Sense of Injustice

6/9/20 | POLITICO

Downturn Spurred by Pandemic Tougher to Fix than 2008 Crisis, CBO Director Says

6/9/20 | The Washington Times

Trump Team Should Get 'A Lot of Credit' for Fast Coronavirus Stimulus: CBO

6/8/20 | Morningstar

75 Must-Know Statistics About Race, Income, and Wealth

6/8/20 | Legal Reader

COVID-19 Could Change the Future of America’s Minimum Wage

6/5/20 | Newsweek

Wisconsin Man Receives a Stimulus Check for Just $5.60

6/5/20 | S&P Global

COVID-19 Daily Update: June 5, 2020

6/5/20 | Latin Times

Most Americans Want a Second Stimulus Check so They Can Cover Basic Living Costs: Poll

6/4/20 | POLITICO

“Poll: Most Americans want a 2nd stimulus check from Congress”

6/4/20 | Newsweek

Poll Shows Most Americans Want Second Round Of Stimulus Checks

6/4/20 | Financial Times

Covid-19 Pandemic Hits Black Voters' Incomes Hardest, FT Poll Shows

6/4/20 | POLITICO

This Changes Everything — Except The Polls

6/4/20 | POLITICO

Some Green Shoots Emerge

6/1/20 | Bronx Times

Bronx College Students Use Campaign to Show That Youth Can Make a Difference

5/21/20 | Associated Press

Nearly 39 Million Have Lost Jobs in US Since Virus Took Hold

5/14/20 | Newsweek

National Debt Has Increased $5.2 Trillion During Trump's 3 Years as President

5/8/20 | C-SPAN

“Coronavirus Briefings & Events”

5/8/20 | C-SPAN

“Washington Journal”

5/7/20 | Financial Times

Most Americans Trust Governors Over Trump on Reopening, Poll Shows

5/7/20 | Yahoo! Finance

Jobless Claims Remain 'Frightening' as Employers Pull Back on Hiring

5/7/20 | ABC

"ABC News Desk"

5/3/20 | Bloomberg

Treasury’s $4 Trillion Funding Task Signals Record Auction Slate

5/1/20 | Axios

The Unemployment Insurance Conundrum

4/27/20 | U.S. News & World Report

The Coronavirus and the Coming Week of Bad News for the U.S. Economy

4/27/20 | Washington Examiner

States Face $500B Shortfalls as Congress Debates Aid

4/24/20 | CBS-WUSA


4/23/20 | Harvard Magazine

The Politics, Policymaking, and Public Consequences of Mounting Government Debt — and How to Cope with it

4/12/20 | The Washington Times

Coronavirus Pandemic, Rescue Bills Weak Havoc on Already Growing Federal Deficit

4/8/20 | CNN

Wall Street Rallies on Coronavirus Optimism

4/8/20 | Axios

“Sobering Stat”

4/8/20 | POLITICO

How Many Online Tools We Got?

4/7/20 | MSNBC

“Live with Stephanie Ruhle”

4/7/20 | Financial Times

Income of 73% in US Hit by Outbreak — FT-Peterson Poll

4/7/20 | American Public Media


4/7/20 | The Washington Times

Almost Three-Quarters of Americans Suffering Economic Hit From Coronavirus: Poll

4/2/20 | Bergen Record

For Years NJ Closed Hospitals. Now Facing Coronavirus Surge, It Needs Them

3/27/20 | CBS News

How Will the U.S. Pay for $2 Trillion Coronavirus Stimulus Package?

3/25/20 | The Well News

Budget Hawks Urge Lawmakers to Address COVID-19 Crisis, But Heed Its Lessons

3/11/20 | Reuters

Trump's Coronavirus Payroll Tax Cut Would Punch Hole in Social Security, Medicare Budgets

3/11/20 | Reuters

Payroll Tax Cut Just One Option Being Considered in Coronavirus Response: U.S. Senate's Grassley

3/5/20 | MSNBC

MSNBC “Live with Stephanie Ruhl”

3/5/20 | Financial Times

Fears Over Healthcare Costs Rising Among US Voters, Poll Shows

2/21/20 | Sioux City Journal

“Editorial: America's Mountain of Red Ink Continues to Grow”

2/20/20 | CNBC

White House Report Takes Aim at Obama While Boasting About Trump's Economic Record

2/18/20 | The Well News

Peterson Foundation Launches ‘2020 Voters’ Fiscal Guide

2/18/20 | The Center Square

Second Wave of Middle Class Tax Cuts Slated for September

2/13/20 | Consumer Affairs

U.S. Consumers Pay More for Healthcare but Receive Little in Return, Fed Chairman says

2/11/20 | The Center Square

President, Others Critical of Federal Reserve Chariman's Testimony

2/11/20 | The Well News

Blue Dogs Pan Trump Budget Proposal, Call for Bipartisan Effort to Fix It

2/11/20 | The Balance

“Opinion: The Surprising Truth about the US Debt Crisis”

2/10/20 | USA Today

Chop and Spend: The Many Ways the Federal Government's Budget is Different Than Yours

2/10/20 | The Hill

Deficit Hawks Slam Trump Budget as Unrealistic

2/10/20 | The Center Square

Report: One Aspect of Trump's New Budget Proposal Targets Waste, Fraud

2/9/20 | The Dallas Morning News

Why America Isn't Doing Anything About the National Debt

2/6/20 | The Catalyst

Our $23 Trillion National Debt: An Inter-generational Injustice

2/5/20 | Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

Opinion: The D.C. disorder that’s sadder than SAD

2/4/20 | The New York Times

Trump Is Expected to Showcase U.S. Economy in State of the Union

1/29/20 | The Center Square

Congressional Budget Office: Federal Debt to Grow to 98 Percent of GDP by 2030

1/29/20 | CFO

Budget Deficit Forecast to Top $1 Trillion in 2020

1/28/20 | CNN

CBO Projects a Decade of Trillion-Dollar Deficits and Soaring US Debt

1/28/20 | The Hill

Deficits to Average Record $1.3 Trillion Over Next Decade: CBO

1/28/20 | U.S. News & World Report

CBO: Deficits to Top $1 Trillion for Foreseeable Future

1/28/20 | Business Insider

The US Budget Deficit is Projected to Top $1 Trillion This Year, its Highest Level Since 2012

1/28/20 | Newsy

CBO Projects Federal Budget Deficit To Hit Record $1.7T In 2030

1/28/20 | The Week

U.S. National Debt Projected to Reach 98 Percent of GDP by End of Decade

1/28/20 | The Well News

Budget Deficit Poised to Break $1 Trillion Despite Strong Economy

1/27/20 | Barrons

Tesla, Apple, Boeing, Amazon, and Other Stocks for Investors to Watch This Week

1/15/20 | Bloomberg

Trump to Sign Trade Deal With China While Leaving Tariffs in Place

1/14/20 | Federal News Network

Sequestration to Have No Effect on Agency Spending in 2020

1/13/20 | Business Insider

US Budget Deficit Jumps Above $1 Trillion for First Time Since 2012

1/13/20 | The Hill

Budget Deficit Up Almost 12 Percent Compared to Last Year

1/13/20 | Arkansas Business

Health Care Spending & Outcomes

1/13/20 | Arkansas Business

Paying More for Less

1/12/20 | The Dallas Morning News

Trump Slashed Corporate Tax Rates to 21%, But Many Companies Paid Far Less Than That

1/11/20 | CNN

Navarro on Economy: 'Smart Money Sees Through the Noise'

1/10/20 | Business Insider

Trump Campaigned on Promises to Revive US Manufacturing. But Factories Lost 12,000 Jobs in December

1/10/20 | Sinclair Broadcast Group

Trump Touts a Strong Economy in 2020, Dems Say it Should be Stronger

1/10/20 | Reason

The 2020s Will Be the Decade of Deficit Doomsday

1/7/20 | The Well News

Voters Remain Deeply Concerned about Fiscal Irresponsibility in Washington

1/3/20 | Financial Times

Trump's Iran Attack Becomes 2020 Campaign Issue


12/31/19 | The Hill

Trump Enters 2020 on a Bull Market High

12/26/19 | Reason

Poll: Federal Budget Deficit is a Bigger Problem than Climate Change, Racism, and Terrorism

12/19/19 | The Hill

Budget Watchdogs Howl Over Deficit-Ballooning Deals

12/18/19 | The Center Square

Social Security Warning: Costs to Exceed Income in 2020 for First Time in Nearly 40 Years

12/17/19 | Cox Media Group

House Easily Okays $1.4 Trillion Spending Deal with Legislative Extras

12/13/19 | The Center Square

End of Year Review: National Debt Growth in 2019 Unprecedented, Unsustainable

12/11/19 | Federal News Network

Where's the Volcker for Deficit, Exploding Debt?

12/6/19 | Las Vegas Review-Journal

EDITORIAL: Trillion Dollar Deficits Should be Raising Alarms, Not Eliciting Yawns

12/6/19 | The Dalles Chronicle

Commentary: Concern Regarding National Debt Continues to Grow

12/6/19 | The Street

Jim Cramer: We Need Higher Contribution Levels to IRA's

12/5/19 | CNBC

Jim Cramer Blames Bears, Media for the Public's Low Interst in Stocks

12/5/19 | MSNBC

“Live with Stephanie Ruhle”

12/5/19 | Financial Times

Two-Thirds of Americans Do Not Feel the Benefits of Wall ST Rally

12/5/19 | Nikkei Asian Review

Trump's Economic Policies Work, 4 in 5 Republican Voters Say

12/3/19 | C-SPAN

Washington Journal

12/2/19 | The Center Square

Poll: Majority of Voters Across Party Lines Want Congress to Address $23 Trillion National Debt

11/25/19 | Business Insider

The National Debt Just Barreled Past $23 trillion. Here's How Trump's $3 trillion Portion Compares to Obama, Bush, and Clinton

11/24/19 | Financial Times

Soaring Healthcare Costs Weigh on Voters in US Battleground States

11/15/19 | USA Today

Surfboard Proposal, Duke Dorm Opossum, Sky Bar's Back: News From Around Our 50 States

11/14/19 | Yonkers Times

$23 Trillion National Debt ... and Counting

11/10/19 | The Center Square

National Debt Surpasses $23 Trillion Mark, Adds $4.1 Billion More in One Week

11/8/19 | FOX-WAGA

“Good Day Atlanta”

11/7/19 | The Associated Press

Tick Tock, In Hock: National Debt Clock Looms Over Atlanta

11/7/19 | Atlanta Journal Constitution

National Debt Clock Comes to Atlanta Amid 2020 Election Season

11/7/19 | NBC-WXIA

“11 Alive News at 6”

11/4/19 | Des Moines Register

Iowa Politics Newsletter: Foundation Launches Iowa national debt clock

11/4/19 | MSNBC

Video: Is The Economy Driving Perceptions of Trump?

11/4/19 | MSNBC

Video: South Carolina Teacher Works Two Jobs to Get By

11/4/19 | Financial Times

Nearly Two-Thirds of US Voters Say Trump Has Not Made Them Better Off

11/4/19 | Newsweek

Nearly Two-Thirds of Americans Say Trump Has Not Helped Their Financial Standing

11/4/19 | The Hill

Majority Say They Are Not Better Off Financial Under Trump: Poll

11/4/19 | Nikkei Asian Review

Trumponomics Yields Mixed Results for Voters, Poll Shows

11/4/19 | Newsmax

Poll: 35 Percent of Americans Say They Are Better Off Financially Under Trump

11/4/19 | Cheddar

Video: Financial Issues that Matter Most to Americans Heading into 2020 Election

11/4/19 | Money and Markets

Financial Times: Two-Thirds Say They’re No Better Off in Trump Economy

11/2/19 | ABC-WISN

National Debt Hits $23 Trillion for First Time Ever

11/1/19 | The Hill

US Debt Surpasses $23 Trillion for First Time

11/1/19 | Axios

National Debt Surpasses Record $23 Trillion

10/30/19 | Sequim Gazette

Guest Opinion: It is Time to Talk About Our National Debt

10/29/19 | CBS News

Trump Promised to Eliminate the National Debt. It has Risen by $3 Trillion

10/26/19 | Newsweek

U.S. Deficit Skyrockets 26 Percent Since 2018, Economists Blame Trump Tax Cuts for Massive Spending Gap

10/25/19 | CNN

U.S. Budget Deficit Balloons to Nearly $1 Trillion for Fiscal 2019

10/25/19 | POLITICO

Federal Deficit Tops $984B for Fiscal 2019

10/25/19 | The Hill

2019 Deficit Nears $1 Trillion, Highest Since 2012: Treasury

10/25/19 | National Review

Budget Deficit Nears $1 Trillion, Highest Level Since 2012

10/25/19 | Washington Examiner

Deficit Rose to $984B in 2019, Highest in Seven Years: Treasury

10/25/19 | The Well News

Federal Deficit Just Shy of $1 Trillion for 2019, Highest Since 2012

10/12/19 | Kearney Hub

Peterson's Warnings Not Heeded

10/9/19 | Sinclair Broadcast Group

Deficit Nears $1 Trillion in 2019, but 2020 Dems and Trump Have Little to Say About Debt

10/7/19 | Yahoo! Finance

Economist: Medicare Costs Need to be Brought 'Under Control' Before Expansion

9/29/19 | The Center Square

Report: Interest Payments on National Debt to Exceed Federal Spending on Children Next Year

9/27/19 | The Las Vegas Review-Journal

EDITORIAL: Las Vegas Strip Debt Clock a Reminder of Most Important Subject No One Wants to Talk About

9/23/19 | NBC-WKYC

nonprofit Foundation Installs National Debt Clock Billboard in Cleveland

9/19/19 | CBS-WOIO

19 Consumer Alert

9/19/19 | Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

A Big and Scary Number (The Federal Debt) Greets Drivers on the Highway in Milwaukee

9/19/19 | ABC-WISN

$22 Trillion: New Billboard Shows Ongoing Rise of National Debt

9/19/19 | Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas Strip Gets a Look at the Eye-Popping National Debt

9/17/19 | The Center Square

Congressional Auditor: Interest Payments on National Debt to Top Military Spending by 2025

9/17/19 | InsideSources

Which Democrat Health Care Plan Will Cost You More?

9/17/19 | The Conversation

A Quarter of US Parents are Unmarried – and that Changes How Much They Invest in Their Kids

9/13/19 | United Press International

Annual U.S. Deficit Tops $1 Trillion For First Time in 7 Years

9/12/19 | The Associated Press

US Budget Deficit for 11 Months up $169 Billion Over 2018

9/12/19 | The Hill

Treasury: US Deficit Tops $1 Trillion in 11 Months

9/12/19 | Fox Business

US Budget Deficit Tops $1 Trillion

9/12/19 | Atlanta Journal-Constitution

August Red Ink Pushes 2019 Federal Deficit Over $1 Trillion

9/9/19 | Marketplace

Congress Returns to Face Funding Deadline

9/5/19 | POLITICO

POLITICO Pro Q&A: Michael Peterson, chairman and CEO of the Peter G. Peterson Foundation

9/1/19 | GateHouse Media

As Federal Debt Mounts, Guess Who's on the Hook for the Bill

8/29/19 | Rising Media

Democrats’ Emerging Tax Idea: Look Beyond Income, Target Wealth

8/27/19 | The Wall Street Journal

Democrats’ Emerging Tax Idea: Look Beyond Income, Target Wealth

8/25/19 | NPR

Consequences Of The U.S. Deficit

8/25/19 | Forbes

Politicians Don't Have Your Economic Back

8/21/19 | The New York Times

Budget Deficit on Path to Surpass $1 Trillion Under Trump

8/21/19 | The Washington Post

With Deficit Rising, Worries Grow the U.S. May Be Out of Tools if Recession Hits

8/21/19 | CNN

US Deficit Estimated to Hit $1 Trillion for 2020, CBO Says

8/21/19 | The Hill

Spending Deal to Add $1.7 Trillion to Deficit: CBO

8/21/19 | Markets Insider

The US Deficit is Set to Top $1 Trillion 2 Years Sooner than Expected

8/21/19 | The Well News

Federal Deficit Growing Faster Than Expected, Will Top $1 Trillion Next Year, Budget Office Says

8/21/19 | MarketWatch

Social Security is Already in Trouble — and a Payroll-Tax Cut Might Only Make it Worse

8/20/19 | USA Today

Economists Question Whether a Payroll Tax Cut Would be Worth Ballooning the Deficit

8/13/19 | Newsweek

Trump's Government Spends Nearly as Much Paying Interest on National Debt as it Spends on Nation's Children

8/8/19 | FedSmith

The Retirement Math Problem

8/6/19 | Seeking Alpha

Northrop Grumman: A Long-Term Investment Case

8/4/19 | The Columbus Dispatch and GateHouse Media

Trump, Democrats Use Taxpayers' Credit Cart to Pay for Pricey Budget Deal

8/2/19 | USA Today

'Self-Inflicted Wound': Donald Trump Signs Budget Bill as Experts Warn He's on Track to Add Trillions to U.S. Debt

7/31/19 | CNN

Fact Check: CNN's Democratic Debate

7/30/19 | The Hill

Large Majority of Voters Concerned Over Debt Following Spending Deal: Poll

7/26/19 | ABC News

New Bipartisan Budget Deal Raises Government Spending by Billions of Dollars

7/26/19 | U.S. News & World Report

Hey, Big Spender

7/25/19 | Reuters

U.S. House Passes Trump-Backed Spending and Debt Limit Bill

7/25/19 | World

Big Spenders

7/24/19 | C-SPAN

Congressional Chronicle

7/24/19 | Las Vegas Review-Journal

Budget Hawks Hate Debt Deal

7/23/19 | Northwest Arkansas Democrat Gazette

Trump, Top Democrats Announce Budget Deal

7/22/19 | The New York Times

Federal Budget Would Raise Spending by $320 Billion

7/22/19 | Forbes

What Congress Is Doing By Suspending The Debt Ceiling

7/22/19 | Fortune

5 Things You Need to Know About the Debt Ceiling

7/19/19 | The Washington Post

Trump Tells Aides to Look for Big Spending Cuts in Second Term, Sowing Confusion About Budget Priorities

7/18/19 | C-SPAN

Congressional Chronicle

7/17/19 | The Washington Times

Editorial: Spending Like There's No Tomorrow

7/16/19 | United Press International

Budget Office: U.S. Federal Deficit Will Top Record $1 Trillion

7/15/19 | The Washington Post

'His Own Fiefdom': Mulvaney Builds 'an Empire for the Right Wing' as Trump's Chief of Staff

7/15/19 | The Hill

WH Projects $1 Trillion Deficit for 2019

7/12/19 | The Well News

US Budget Deficit Jumped by $140 Billion Through June

6/30/19 | Forbes

We Need More Competition And Innovation To Bring Healthcare Costs Down

6/27/19 | The Epoch Times

Senators Warn ‘Absolute Catastrophe’ Coming if Congress Won’t Face ‘Debt Crisis’

6/26/19 | The New York Times

Fact-Checking Night 1 of the 2020 Democratic Debates

6/26/19 | CFO

Growth of Federal Debt Slows, but ‘Unprecedented Levels’ Ahead

6/25/19 | CNN

US Debt Projected to Hit 'Unprecedented Levels' Over the Next 30 Years, CBO Says

6/25/19 | The Wall Street Journal

U.S. Deficits Expected to Continue Growing

6/25/19 | The Hill

CBO Projects 'Unprecedented' Debt of 144 Percent of GDP By 2049

6/25/19 | The Washington Times

Long-Term Picture Improves, But Red Ink Still Swamps Federal Budget: CBO

6/25/19 | The Well News

Federal Debt on Track to Reach ‘Unprecedented’ Levels, CBO Says

6/19/19 | Fox News

Deficits are Exploding – And Neither Party Seems to Care

6/17/19 | National Interest

This One Chart Shows How Much Debt America Is In (Be Terrified)

6/13/19 | RealClear Politics

The Deficit in Media Questioning

6/13/19 | The Washington Post

The Finance 202: Corporate Confidence in the Economy Drops Amid Trade Fears. But Republicans Aren't Budging.

6/13/19 | The Hill

New Poll Finds Little GOP Support for Spending Cuts to Specific Federal Programs

6/13/19 | Salon

As Deficit Skyrockets, Author of GOP Tax Bill Admits Cuts May Not Pay for Themselves

6/12/19 | CNBC

Trump and Pelosi Can Still Work Together, But an Infrastructure Deal is Likely Not Happening, White House Acting Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney Says

6/12/19 | CNBC

Top White House Official Mick Mulvaney Says Public May Never See Trump’s ‘Secret Deal’ With Mexico

6/12/19 | POLITICO

Grassley Pushes Back on Tariffs

6/11/19 | CNN

The Lead with Jake Tapper

6/11/19 | The Washington Post

GOP Leader Concedes Tax Cuts May Not Pay for Themselves as 2019 Deficit Grows

6/11/19 | Yahoo! Finance

Students from Michigan's Oakland University Win Top Prize in Seventh Annual "Up to Us" National Campus Competition

6/11/19 | The Well News

Yarmuth: Budget Talks ‘Not Going Very Well,” Sees Them Going Into September

6/11/19 | The Hill

Pelosi Expresses Frustration During Testy CNN Interview

6/11/19 | Washington Examiner

Mulvaney Says There is 'No Center of Gravity' For Cutting Government Spending

6/11/19 | Bloomberg

Democrats Signal Hope for Passing New North America Trade Accord

6/11/19 | The Hill

Mulvaney Downbeat on Infrastructure, Hopeful on Pelosi

6/11/19 | Bloomberg

Trump Says Secret Deal With Mexico Takes Effect When He Wants

6/11/19 | Las Vegas Review-Journal

Mulvaney: Deficits Won't Go Away Anytime Soon

6/11/19 | Bloomberg

Trump Says He's Holding Up Trade Deal With China Ahead of G-20

6/11/19 | MarketWatch

What Modern Monetary Theory Gets ‘Plain Wrong,’ According to Former IMF Chief Economist

6/11/19 | CNN

Transcript of Live Coverage of Peterson Foundation’s Fiscal Summit via “Newsroom”

6/11/19 | The Washington Post

The Finance 202: Trump v. U.S. Chamber Shows Just How Much Washington is Changing

6/11/19 | CBS

Acting WH Chief of Staff Mulvaney Speaks at Forum on America's Future

6/19 | Health Affairs

Work-Related Opportunity Costs Of Providing Unpaid Family Care In 2013 And 2050

5/6/19 | The Hill

Rising Debt Imperils Trump, Dem Hopes on Infrastructure

5/2/19 | The Hill

CBO Projects Deficits Will Add Up to $12.7 Trillion Through 2029

5/2/19 | Newsweek

It's Only May, and the Federal Deficit is Already Higher than in All but Five Full-Year Deficits in U.S. History

4/28/19 | Dayton Daily News

Social Security Won't Be Able to Pay Full Benefits By 2035, Government Warns

4/26/19 | The Washington Post

U.S. Economy Feels Like the 1990s, But With More Inequality, Less Readiness for a Downturn

4/23/19 | MarketWatch

Don't Believe This Myth About Social Security

4/23/19 | Seeking Alpha

Winter Is Coming: The Case For A Low-Growth, Low-Rates Future

4/22/19 | Cox Media Group

Familiar Financial Warning on Social Security and Medicare

4/19/19 | The Washington Post

U.S. Military Spending Set to Increase for Fifth Consecutive Year, Nearing Levels During Height of Iraq War

4/10/19 | The Hill

US Deficit Soars to $691 Billion, Expected to Top $1 Trillion This Year

4/10/19 | Business Insider

11 Mind-Blowing Facts About the US Economy

3/28/19 | Voice of America

Student Debt Puts Millennials Behind in Wealth

3/27/19 | Yahoo! Finance

Millenials are 41% Below Boomers in a Key Wealth Measure

3/24/19 | The Washington Times

Enzi's 2020 Budget Plan Attempts to Tame Federal Deficits

3/22/19 | Fast Company

Americans Think The Future Looks Bleak: Can We Change That By 2050

3/20/19 | Yonkers Times

Americans Do Care About Our $22 Trillion Debt

3/18/19 | Forbes

Retirement Savings Headwinds Plaguing Millenials

3/18/19 | POLITIFACT

Yes, Americans Spend a Ton on Healthcare, and the Outcomes Aren't So Good

3/13/19 | Forbes

What's Different About Generation Z Tech Talent

3/12/19 | The Washington Post

Trump's Budget Reflects His Party's Confusion and Contempt for Governance

3/11/19 | USA Today

"Get Rid of the Fat": Why Uncle Sam's Annual Budget is a lot Different From Yours

3/11/19 | U.S. News & World Report

One Cut Not Seen in Trump Budget: the Debt

3/11/19 | The Hill

Five Takeaways From Trump's Budget

3/11/19 | Las Vegas Review-Journal

Trump's $4.7 Trillion Budget Offers More Money for Military, Border Wall

3/11/19 | The Washington Times

Trump's 2020 Budget to Reduce Medicare Costs By Targeting Waste, Fraud

3/8/19 | Star Tribune

Editorial: Both the Republican and Democratic Parties are Failing on Deficits

3/1/19 | POLITICO

Deficit-Swelling Trump White House Plans to Use Deficit Against Democrats

2/15/19 | The New York Times

The Federal Debt is Rising. Concern is Not

2/15/19 | HuffPost

Trump Vowed to Wipe Out National Debt; Deficit Soars 41.8 Percent

2/13/19 | U.S. News & World Report

National Debt Tops $22 Trillion for First Time

2/13/19 | The Post-Standard

National Debt Tops $22 Trillion for First Time; Experts Warn of Consequences

2/13/19 | Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

National Debt Tops $22 Trillion, Treasury Reports

2/13/19 | Fox News

Fox News Poll: Voters Want a Border Compromise

2/13/19 | Las Vegas Review-Journal

National Debt Tops $22 Trillion for First Time

2/12/19 | The Associated Press

National Debt Hits New Milestone, Topping $22 Trillion

2/12/19 | USA Today

National Debt Tops $22 Trillion For The First Time as Experts Warn of Ripple Effects

2/12/19 | CBS News

National Debt Tops $22 Trillion For First Time in U.S. History

2/12/19 | The Hill

Debt Surpasses $22 Trillion For First Time

2/12/19 | New York Post

National Debt Passes $22 Trillion for First Time in History

2/12/19 | MarketWatch

U.S. National Debt Tops $22 Trillion for the First Time

2/12/19 | UPI

National Debt Surpasses $22T for First Time in U.S. History

2/12/19 | POLITICO

National Debt Surpasses $22 Trillion

2/12/19 | Newsweek

U.S. National Debt Passes $22 Trillion for First Time in History

2/12/19 | Washington Examiner

National Debt Jumps to $22 Trillion

2/6/19 | USA Today

Will Trump Administration Tax Cuts, Spending Hikes Blow Up Deficit and Doom Economy?

1/28/19 | Fox News

Government Shutdown Exposed Americans' Deep Savings Crisis

1/10/19 | The Columbus Dispatch

Trump Walks Out on Talks With Democrats Over Wall

1/9/19 | The New York Times

A Shut Down Government Actually Costs More Than an Open One

1/8/19 | BBN Times

When Alan Greenspan Worried About Overly Large Budget Surpluses

1/2/19 | The Daily Signal

The New Congress Is Here. 4 Debates to Monitor.


12/31/18 | San Antonio Express-News

Express-News Editorial Board: Now Is The Time to Raise the Gas Tax

12/20/18 | Washington Examiner

House Passes End-of-Year Tax Bill, But Outlook in the Senate Looks Doubtful

12/18/18 | The Associated Press

Final Goodbye: Roll Call of Some Who Died in 2018

11/28/18 | The Washington Post

House GOP's Lame-Duck Tax Package Would Cost $55 Billion, CBO Says

11/27/18 | TalkMarkets

Global Debt Bubble: The 247 Trillion Overhang

11/8/18 | The Associated Press

Up to Us Year 7 Launches with Thousands of Students on 400 Campuses Nationwide

10/30/18 | CNBC

Nightly Business Report

10/30/18 | CNBC

Rising National Debt to Affect Voters' Midterm Election Decisions, Poll Says

10/17/18 | The Wall Street Journal

Trump Seeks 5% Budget Cuts from Cabinet Agencies

10/17/18 | The Hill

Trump to Request 5 Percent Cut from Cabinet Members

10/16/18 | The Washington Post

Who's Conservative Now? Republicans' Budget-Busting Continues.

10/16/18 | USA Today

The National Debt and the Federal Deficit are Skyrocketing. How it Impacts You.

10/16/18 | POLITICO

Guns or Butter? Republicans Pick Both

10/16/18 | SAFEHAVEN

U.S. Deficit Defies Economic "Boomtime"

10/15/18 | New York Post

Let's Look at the Real US Defit Number

10/15/18 | The Washington Times

Trump Sees Federal Deficit Soar in First Full Year

10/15/18 | Newsweek

U.S. Budget Deficit Reaches Higher Level Under Trump than at any Point in Obama's Second Term

10/11/18 | CBS News

The Skyrocketing Interest Payments on U.S. Debt

10/9/18 | The Washington Post

The Finance 202: Trump's Economy Means Soaring Deficits, Too

10/9/18 | Golden Gate Xpress

Up to Us Looks Forward to 2018 Campaign

10/5/18 | The Florida Times-Union

Friday Editorial: We Must Still Reform Social Security, Medicare

9/11/18 | The Hill

Budget Hawk Warns "Tax Cuts 2.0." Would Balloon Debt

9/10/18 | Washington Times

House Republicans Move to Lock in Cuts with Tax Reform 2.0

9/7/18 | Seeking Alpha

Drowning in Debt: The Road to $30 Trillion

9/6/18 | The Florida Times-Union

Americans Have More Sense on Debt than Our Leaders

9/3/18 | Pensions & Investments

3 Research Papers about Retirement Win Grants from Foundations

8/29/18 | The Chronicle of Philanthropy

Grants Roundup: Foxconn Commits $100 Million for Engineering Research

8/29/18 | Kearney Hub

Tax Cuts OK, but We’ll Get Bill Later

8/21/18 | Star Tribune

Greece Gets through its Crisis — for Now

8/15/18 | The Hill

Analysis: GOP Tax Law Increased Complexity of Tax Code

8/15/18 | POLITICO

Shortchanging IGs?

8/8/18 | The Hill

CBO: National Debt Could be Twice the Size of GDP by 2048

8/3/18 | Star Tribune

Trump's Wall Funding Shouldn't Cause Government Shutdown

7/27/18 | The New York Times

Economy Hits a High Note, and Trump Takes a Bow

7/26/18 | The Buffalo News

The Briefing: Deeper and Deeper and Deeper into Debt

7/20/18 | POLITICO

U.S. Approaches Historic Red Inck after Tax Reform

7/7/18 | The Star Tribune

Ominous National Debt Projections Not Seen as Big Business Concern — Yet

6/27/18 | WHYY

Trump Swims in Red Ink that Republicans Used to Care about

6/26/18 | The Washington Post

Paul Ryan’s Legacy: Gallons of Red Ink

6/26/18 | The Hill

CBO Projects Grim Budget Outlook under Trump

6/6/18 | The Hill

Dem Leaders Embrace Pay-Go

5/30/18 | Houston Chronicle

The Doomsday Clock Continues to Tick in North Korea

5/27/18 | The Washington Post

Democrats, Emboldened by GOP Cuts and Policies, Back Bigger Government

5/25/18 | The Washington Post

Republicans Leave us Drowning in Red Ink

5/24/18 | The Wall Street Journal

Congressional Budget Office’s Long-Term Deficit Forecast Dwarfs White House Estimate

5/11/18 | POLITICO

Bumps Coming for IRS Nominee

5/10/18 | Newsmax

Sen. Flake: Would Not Vote to Make Individual Tax Cuts Permanent

5/10/18 | Bloomberg

Pelosi Plans to Revisit Trump Tax Cuts If She Becomes Speaker

5/10/18 | The Washington Times

Pelosi is Adamant: Republicans are Losing Public Relations Battle on Tax Law

5/10/18 | The Hill

Flake Says He Won't Vote to Make Individual Tax Cuts Permanent

5/8/18 | Urban Milwaukee

Murphy's Law about that Deficit, Sen. Johnson

5/7/18 | The Washington Post

Trump Wants a $15 Billion Spending Cut. That’s about 1 Percent of the Cost of His Tax Bill.

4/24/18 | The Hill

Advocacy Group Poll: Concerns about Debt Rising

4/12/18 | The Hill

Proposal to Amend the Constitution Falls Short in House

4/9/18 | The New York Times

Federal Budget Deficit Projected to Soar to Over $1 Trillion in 2020

4/9/18 | Bloomberg

U.S. Deficit to Surpass $1 Trillion Two Years Ahead of Estimates, CBO Says

4/9/18 | USA Today

Federal Deficits Projected to Rise, Surpassing $1 Trillion in 2020

4/9/18 | The Hill

CBO Projects Booming Deficits

4/9/18 | Reuters

Republican Tax Cuts to Fuel Historic U.S. Deficits: CBO

3/31/18 | Kearney Hub

Peterson Was Right; Budget Out of Control

3/23/18 | Tampa Bay Reporter

Opinion: Rising National Debt Threatens Future Generations

3/23/18 | South Bend Tribune

Viewpoint: Why You Should be Worried about the National Debt

3/22/18 | Huffington Post

After Years of Deficit Doomsaying, Republicans Go on Massive Spending Spree

3/20/18 | The New York Times

Peter G. Peterson, a Power from Wall St. to Washington, Dies at 91

3/20/18 | The Washington Post

Peter G. Peterson, Financier Who Warned of Rising National Debt, dies at 91

3/20/18 | The Associated Press

Peter Peterson, Billionaire and Philanthropist, Dies at 91

3/20/18 | The Wall Street Journal

Peter Peterson, Blackstone Co-Founder, Dies at 91

3/20/18 | Bloomberg

Peter G. Peterson, Blackstone's Co-Founder, Dies at 91

3/20/18 | Reuters

Blackstone Co-Founder Peter Peterson Dies, Aged 91

3/18/18 | Financial Tribune

US Nat'l Debt Exceeds $21t

3/16/18 | Washington Examiner

$21 trillion

3/13/18 | The Wake Forest Review

Up to Us Campaign Takes on National Debt

2/26/18 | POLITICO

Public's Fiscal Confidence Hits Lowest Point in Two Years in Poll

2/19/18 | The Patriot Post

How Continuing Resolutions Create More Debt

2/18/18 | SunHerald

Do the Math. Today’s GOP Doesn’t Add Up

2/17/18 | The Free Lance-Star

First Save Enough for a Rainy Day

2/15/18 | Bloomberg

Doesn’t Anyone Care about Deficits Anymore?

2/12/18 | The Wall Street Journal

Trump’s Budget Proposal Projects Big Jump in Deficits

2/9/18 | The Weekly Standard

Ugly but Necessary

2/8/18 | POLITICO

Welcome Back to Big Spending

2/8/18 | Los Angeles Times

New Budget Deal Adds More Stimulus — and Debt — to an Overextended American Economy

2/8/18 | The Buffalo News

Thursday's Briefing: Hey, Big Spenders, What Happened to the Deficit?

2/8/18 | The Daily Star

The Trump Tax Cut: A Mockery of Fiscal Responsibility?

2/7/18 | CNBC

Washington is on Track for More Government Spending and Bigger Deficits — Even Under Republican Control

2/7/18 | The Columbus Dispatch

Senate Strikes Budget Deal Increasing Spending by $400 Billion for Two Years

2/2/18 | The Washington Post

It's What the House Has Not Done

1/30/18 | The New York Times

As Deficit Soars Toward $1 Trillion, Congress Shrugs and Keeps Spending

1/19/18 | CNN

Governing From Crisis to Crisis Isn't Governing

1/3/18 | The Hill

U.S. Voters More Concerned about Nation's Ballooning Debt


12/14/17 | Huffington Post

What’s Inside the GOP’s Christmas Box?

11/30/17 | The Washington Post

Why U.S. Budget Deficits are Facing a Fatter Future: QuickTake

11/29/17 | The Atlantic

A Conservative Uprising Confronts GOP Deficit Hawks

11/27/17 | Bloomberg

Ryan Dismisses Deficit Concerns to Chase a Political Win on Taxes

11/17/17 | The New York Times

Accounting "Gimmicks" in G.O.P.’s Tax Overhaul Mask Higher Cost, Deficit Hawks Say

11/2/17 | The New York Times

Republican Plan Delivers Permanent Corporate Tax Cut

10/18/17 | Yahoo! Finance

"It's Very Hard Not to Give Tax Cuts to the Wealthy," Steven Mnuchin Now Says

10/7/17 | Forbes

The #5 Reason Bernie Sanders' Medicare-for-All Single-Payer Plan is a Singularly Bad Idea

9/27/17 | The Hill

Dems Slam GOP Tax Plan as Deficit-Buster, Risk to Medicare

9/27/17 | U.S. News & World Report

Trump, Taxes and the "Middle Class Miracle"

9/20/17 | Bloomberg

Senators' Deal Makes Tax Cuts More Likely, May Limit Their Scope

9/19/17 | The Hill

Corker Unveils Tax Reform Details

9/13/17 | The Washington Post

Getting Rid of All Tax Breaks Could Reduce the Corporate Tax Rate to 26 Percent, Study Says

9/11/17 | The Hill

US Federal Debt Passes $20 Trillion for First Time

9/11/17 | Fox Business

US National Debt Tops $20T for First Time in History

9/8/17 | St. Louis Post-Dispatch

US National Debt Tops $20T for First Time in History

8/7/17 | CNBC

Canadians May Pay More Taxes than Americans, but Here's What They Get for Their Money

8/4/17 | newser

Greenspan Warns of the Bubble That May Be Bursting Next

7/31/17 | U.S. News & World Report

Mnuchin: "Most" Top Earners Won't Get Tax Cut Under Trump Plan

7/18/17 | Washington Examiner

Millennials to Congress: Fix Social Security Now to Save Our Financial Future

6/26/17 | The Hill

Poll: Majority Worried about National Debt

5/23/17 | U.S. News & World Report

Mnuchin Wavers on Claim of No Tax Cuts for the Wealthy

4/27/17 | The New York Times

Republicans’ Fiscal Discipline Wilts in Face of Trump’s Tax Plan

4/21/17 | The Progress-Index

For the Economy to Grow, Washington Needs to Take on Entitlement Programs

3/17/17 | The Washington Post

Trump’s Cuts Would Do Nothing to Balance the Budget

3/2/17 | Chicago Tribune

Trump Promises "Rebuilding" of Military Aboard Over-Budget Ship in Newport News


12/7/16 | Chicago Tribune

Trump's Victory Tour Stump Speech, Annotated

12/5/16 | Jackson Free Press

JSU Students Raise Awareness about National Debt

10/21/16 | The New York Times

Ignoring the Debt Problem

10/20/16 | Huffington Post

Donald Trump Dodges on His Medicare and Social Security Plans

8/8/16 | Forbes

Social Security: Where Clinton and Trump Stand

7/24/16 | The Wall Street Journal

Debate Over U.S. Debt Changes Tone

5/16/16 | Los Angeles Times

A Trump Presidency Would Threaten Programs Like Social Security. Here's How We Know.

5/11/16 | Reuters

Trump Open to Social Security Changes if Elected: Adviser

5/11/16 | CNN

Pelosi Dismisses Trump's Candidacy: "We've Had our Fun"

5/11/16 | POLITICO

Top Aide Claims $7 Trillion Budget Surplus from Trump's Economic Plans

4/19/16 | Time

Millennials Need the Next President to Be Very Worried about the Debt

3/24/16 | The Washington Times

Employers to Drop Millions from Health Care Plans as Obamacare Premiums Spike, CBO Projects

3/21/16 | St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Federal Spending in Missouri Equivalent of More than a Fifth of Economy

2/17/16 | The Flat Hat

College Political Groups Debate the National Debt

2/8/16 | Nashua Telegraph

Op-Ed: Debt is an Issue that New Hapshire Voters Care about

1/13/16 | NPR

What the Powerball Cash Could — and Couldn't — Buy

1/13/16 | POLITIFACT

Obama: US Spends More on Military than Next 8 Nations Combined

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