Tagged With Federal Deficit

The federal deficit jumped 26% to $984 billion for fiscal 2019, its 3rd straight yearly gain under Trump


The new federal budget shows how Republicans went from being thrifters to big spenders on deficits in the Trump era


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.



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


Trump's top economic adviser made an outrageous claim about the deficit


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



Ivanka Trump: Tax cuts and deregulation will 'ultimately eliminate the national debt'


Paul Ryan just undercut a major Republican argument about the GOP tax bill


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


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


Republicans could be the biggest obstacle to Trump's massive planned tax cut for businesses