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Partnering with The Concord Coalition, we have launched the First Budget initiative to raise public awareness of the dangers posed by the nation’s unsustainable budget policies and make solving this problem a high priority for the 2016 presidential candidates. Click to learn more and get involved.
In conjunction with the president's State of the Union address, we provide a look at the state of the debt.
The new year will bring some old budget battles back. Learn more.
High national debt will directly impact each of us and our families. Our latest brief lays out the ways we will be affected.
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22 January 2015 - We launched an important new initiative that will compel presidential candidates to discuss the debt and how they will deal with it.
21 January 2015 - On Tuesday night President Obama delivered the State of the Union address. He used soaring rhetoric to describe his vision for the country’s future, but did not detail how he would address the soaring long-term debt that threatens that future.
16 January 2015 - On Tuesday, Fix the Debt hosted a conference call with supporters from around the country on our plans for 2015.
09 January 2015 - The 114th Congress began this week. The early action shows that fiscal issues will play a big role this year.
23 December 2014 - Although Congress managed to avoid a government shutdown before adjourning for the year, many more budget battles will greet the new Congress next year.
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