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The Peter G. Peterson Foundation launched the Fiscal Confidence Index to help policymakers, members of the media, and everyday Americans gauge public opinion on the nation’s fiscal and economic challenges.
The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is an unprecedented national emergency requiring a significant federal response. This page provides resources and analysis, tracking the actions our leaders are taking to respond, and providing insights on the state of America’s fiscal and economic outlook during the recovery.
Federal debt is on an unsustainable path.
The growing debt is caused by a structural mismatch between spending and revenues.
The proportion of the population who are uninsured began increasing in 2017.
U.S. dependency on foreign lenders to finance the public debt has risen sharply.
The national debt is on an unsustainable path.
Historically, debt and deficits rose with wars and economic downturns. Today, they rise from factors such as growing healthcare costs and an aging population.
A broad, bipartisan majority of voters agree that the national debt is a key issue for the 2020 campaign.