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CBO Issues Stark Warning that Deficits Are Increasing Again

Ben Ritz / Blog January 27, 2016

Fiscal projections now look substantially worse than they did just last year, let alone in 2010, when a new Congress was elected on campaign promises to rein in deficits.

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A Bipartisan Approach to America’s Fiscal Future

The health of the U.S. economy will be damaged if we do not fundamentally alter the current trajectory of federal debt.

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Five Things to Look for as Republicans Roll out Their Budget Proposals

Economy / News March 17, 2015

Republicans are back in control of both chambers of Congress for the first time since 2006 and will use that perch to offer their budget blueprints this week.

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Tough Fiscal Choices for the 2016 Campaign

Economy / December 16, 2014 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. ET

BPC hosted former Senators Bob Kerrey and Jack Danforth as they released the 20-year anniversary update of their commission on entitlement and tax reform, and called for a new generation of leaders and voters to take up the cause of fiscal sustainability.

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