Tagged With Federal Debt

Trump and congressional Democrats' budget agreement could add $1.7 trillion to the soaring federal debt


Paul Ryan says one of his biggest regrets is the ballooning federal deficit. The evidence shows he has himself to blame.


Trump is suddenly obsessed with the ballooning federal deficit after his signature legislative victories caused it to explode



The US will issue over $1.3 trillion in new debt in 2018, the highest amount since the depths of the recession


Americans hate Republicans' idea to cut Medicare, Medicaid, and Social Security to bring down the soaring deficit. And they have another idea the GOP won't like.


One of Republicans' biggest promises about their tax law is coming apart at the seams



The US budget deficit ballooned to $779 billion this year, the highest since 2012, driven by Trump's tax law and the massive budget deal


Bob Woodward book: Gary Cohn was 'astounded at Trump's lack of basic understanding' about the federal debt


Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin doubled down on a claim about the tax bill that almost every independent group says is wrong


John Boehner details Paul Ryan's 'biggest disappointment as speaker'


Top Republican senator says voting for the GOP tax law could be 'one of the worst votes I've made'


OBAMA TREASURY SECRETARY: Trump has gotten 'a lot of luck' when it comes to the economy -- but that could end soon



Republicans are talking about adding a 'trigger' to the tax bill -- and it could end up being a disaster for the economy


Republicans just passed a huge tax reform test by the skin of their teeth


The Trump administration is sending confusing signals on the their tax plan and the federal deficit


One chart shows why Trump could have big trouble getting his tax plan past some Republicans



The US government just passed $20 trillion in debt for the first time ever


The world economy is stuck in a 'rolling cycle of crises'


America's budget deficit this year will be the lowest since 2007


The Complex Tax Measures Microsoft Uses To Avoid $2.4 Billion In Taxes