Every month the U.S. Treasury releases data on the federal budget, including the current deficit. Here is the data for June 2019.
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Every month the U.S. Treasury releases data on the federal budget, including the current deficit. Here is the latest data for Fiscal Year 2019, charted out monthly and on a year-over-year basis.
Today, the Federal Reserve announced a decrease in the federal funds rate — the interest rate at which commercial banks lend to each other overnight .
While there has been positive news about recent wage growth, looking back over the last 40 years reveals a different story for the average worker.
While Congress and the President move forward on a budget deal that will add $1.7 trillion to the debt over the next 10 years, voters across party lines are increasingly concerned about the nation’s finances.
Modeled after the Consumer Confidence Index, the Fiscal Confidence Index is a national survey that measures public opinion about the national debt.
“This deal ignores our large and growing fiscal imbalances and is a step in the wrong direction for our economy." said Michael A. Peterson, CEO of the Peter G. Peterson Foundation.
Americans and the economy are vulnerable to a series of high-stakes fiscal deadlines, with an uncertain path forward.
If the president and Congress are unable to come to an agreement on the amount of the budget caps, they will risk either a harmful government shutdown or a potential automatic across-the-board cancellation of budgetary resources.