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Budget Deal Already Paid for the 2017 Sequestration Relief
Vice President for Federal Fiscal Policy at the Center on Budg...
House conservatives are demanding that lawmakers pay for the $30 billion in sequestration relief for discretionary programs in 2017 that the President and Congress provided last year. Policymakers, however, already paid for the funding increase.
Republicans Admit To Guessing On The Budget
Vote for Yourself Tuesday
Leo W. Gerard
International President, United Steelworkers
The rich always vote for themselves. They go for their self-interest, their tax breaks, their liability escapes (think Wall Street). Meanwhile, they've relentlessly instructed the non-rich that they too must vote for the rich.
Dem Rep Blasts Congress, Obama Over Handling Of Border Crisis
GOP Rep Gets Schooled By Economist During Tense Exchange
Fmr. Obama administration economist; CNBC and MSNBC contributor
A few months ago I was in a restaurant and noticed a mistake on the check. "I'm sorry," the waiter said, suggesting there was nothing he could do about the overcharge. "That's how it's in the computer."
In the Name of Protecting Children, the Poor, and the States, the Ryan Budget Does the Opposite
President, First Focus & First Focus Campaign for Children
House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan released his fiscal year 2015 budget proposal last week, but the rhetoric in the document and out of the Committee often seem at odds with the budget choices that are being made.
The Ryan Budget Is an Affront to Economics and American History
Anthony W. Orlando
Assistant Lecturer in the Sol Price School of Public Policy at...
Paul Ryan has issued a new proposal to cut the budget even further, to the point where most unemployment programs will be
the size that they were during the Reagan administration. This is a cruel, counterproductive path we are on, and that is not a statement of mere opinion.
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