Deficit

Politics
There’s one plan the top 2020 Democratic contender doesn’t need.
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Fox Business host Lou Dobbs went off after another host on the network slammed Trump over the debt and deficit.
Politics
The president frequently conflated the two as he ran for office, but now is presiding over massive increases in both
Politics
The nation's total debt has topped $22 trillion for the first time in U.S. history.
Opinion
It's an unnecessary and misguided impediment to progressive goals.
Politics
The federal deficit has soared 17 percent in the president's first fiscal year.
Politics
Look who suddenly cares about budget deficits!
Politics
But nobody in Washington is really worried about the deficit fairy.
Politics
"Everybody stares at the inkblot and sees what they want to see, because we don’t have a bill," one lawmaker said.
Politics
Now Mick Mulvaney thinks "we need to have new deficits."
Politics
The Democrats have responded to Republican criticism that they are burdening future generations with debt by making great effort to reduce deficits; this often entailed capping social expenditures.
Business
It would be nice if the media called attention to the incredible hypocrisy of Speaker Ryan and the Republican caucus. Maybe they could take away a little time from covering Hillary Clinton's e-mails.
Politics
Deficit hawk sightings used to be quite common in Washington, D.C., but early indications are that this bird’s about to become