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Listen to voters in Iowa and New Hampshire discuss the importance of addressing the federal budget and national debt in the 2016 presidential campaign in their own words in a new First Budget video.
The Highway Trust Fund needs to be fixed in a way that doesn't increase the national debt. There is a plan that can accomplish that.
We face more "Fiscal Speed Bumps" ahead, like the expiration of highway funding at the end of the month, because of the inability of Washington to comprehensively fix our budget problems.
Our latest infographic illustrates the debt hole Washington is putting us in.
Updates From Louisianasee more »
21 May 2015 - The field of presidential candidates seems to grow almost every day, and so does support for making the debt a priority in the campaign.
14 May 2015 - The latest deadline facing Congress involves funding for building and improving our roads. The recent past doesn’t offer much hope for the sort of solution we need, but there are plenty of options to get us there.
06 May 2015 - We have a federal budget. Now it’s time to focus on funding the government responsibly.
05 May 2015 - No sooner does Congress deal with one fiscal matter when the next one appears just around the corner.
04 May 2015 - As the presidential field grows, our efforts to make the national debt a major campaign issue are gaining steam.
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