President Trump will unveil an outline of his first budget next week. Help us encourage him to address the national debt in it.
High and rising national debt is getting increased scrutiny. Here’s why you should be paying attention.
The gross national debt is nearing $20 trillion and debt held by the public is already at the highest level as a share of the economy other than the World War II era. It’s time for our leaders to make fixing the debt a priority. You can help by writing your Members of Congress and urging action. We make it easy with our tool.
Happy New Year! A new year, Congress, and presidential administration mean it’s a good time for some New Year’s resolutions to move us in a new direction. We have some ideas when it comes to the federal budget and national debt based on the resolutions many of us are making now.
With deficits and national debt on the rise, Congress invited us to offer some guidance. Campaign to Fix the Debt co-chair Judd Gregg, steering committee member Alice Rivlin, and Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget co-chair Mitch Daniels testified before the Joint Economic Committee of Congress.