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    Pandemic Fuels Record-Breaking Deficits — and Other Key Takeaways from the Latest CBO Report

    The CBO released new baseline projections today, which show that the nation will face daunting fiscal challenges over the next decade resulting from the existing structural mismatch between revenues and outlays as well as the enormous amount of borrowing necessary to address the pandemic and its economic effects.


    https://www.pgpf.org/blog/2021/02/pandemic-fuels-record-breaking-deficits-and-other-key-takeaways-from-the-latest-cbo-report

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    As New Administration and Congress Address Range of National Challenges, Voters Remain Mindful of National Debt

    “With the nation still in the grips of a devastating public health and economic crisis, President Biden and the new Congress are right to explore additional relief and recovery legislation, but it’s also critical that we remain mindful of our long-term fiscal outlook, which has gotten far worse as our debt now exceeds the size of our economy,” said Michael A. Peterson, CEO of the Peterson Foundation.


    https://www.pgpf.org/press-release/2021/01/fci-press-release

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