Things are quiet in Washington now as Congress enjoys its August recess. But storms are brewing on the horizon that may converge by the end of the year. Our latest infographic illustrates the turbulence ahead.
Social Security’s 80th birthday is a good time to look at the challenges that must be overcome so that it can effectively see at least 80 more years. Our new infographic and brief highlight issues that must be addressed to secure Social Security for future generations.
The presidential campaign can be an excellent opportunity to engage in a frank, constructive dialogue about the nation's fiscal challenges and what to do about them. Of course, it is much easier to rely on well-worn myths than to explain complex concepts and propose ideas that voters may not like. That’s why we, along with our partners at the Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget, created Fiscal FactChecker: 16 Budget Myths to Watch Out for in the 2016 Campaign.
We were in Cleveland for the first debate of the presidential campaign and we were busy bringing attention to the debt.
We will be covering tonight's debate on Twitter. Follow us for analysis and debunking any myths that might be spread.