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Our latest infographic illustrates the debt hole Washington is putting us in.
The congressional budget conference committee has begun formal negotiations on a Fiscal Year 2016 budget. Our primer has everything you need to know, like what the committee is supposed to do, who's on it and what a concurrent budget resolution is.
Now that your taxes are (hopefully) out of the way. Check out where the money goes and other facts about our tax system with our Taxpayer Receipt, Tax Day infographic and handy charts.
New Jersey Governor and prospective 2016 presidential candidate, Chris Christie, unveiled a major entitlement reform plan on Tuesday. See a one-page summary.
Updates From Louisianasee more »
27 April 2015 - The United States finds itself in a historically large debt hole. However, instead of working together to patch it, policymakers in Washington are joining hand-in-hand to dig the hole even deeper.
24 April 2015 - Leaders in Congress continue to talk about balancing the budget, but are increasing deficits at the same time. Legislation repealing the estate tax is the latest example.
21 April 2015 - The next step towards adopting a federal budget for the coming fiscal year kicked off on Monday with the first formal meeting of negotiators. We have everything you need to know about what that means.
17 April 2015 - Now that you (hopefully) met the April 15 deadline to file your federal tax return. Let’s look at how Congress is dealing with its own deadlines.
15 April 2015 - Tax Day is once again upon us, as April 15 is the deadline for filing federal income tax returns. If the whole experience has you wondering about the system you just paid into and where the money goes, we have the resources for you.
Melancon Critiques Government Gridlock
Charlie Melancon on the Jim Engster Show
Our National Debt is Real and Growing
Livingston: Time to Fix the Debt Is Now
Livingston Says Congress and White House Must Address the Budget
Mayor Landrieu joins bi-partisan effort to reign in national debt