Tagged: federal budget
The Congressional Progressive Caucus' new budget goes after areas of wasteful spending that other legislators won't touch.
Come to this dynamic, interactive and multimedia forum presenting a book by the National Priorities Project that brilliantly breaks down how your tax dollars are raised and spent and how you can influence the process.
Offshore tax dodging costs United States $150 billion annually -- groups illustrate impact with 16 dramatic ways lost revenue could be used.
Without trimming the safety net, an Institute for Policy Studies framework would shrink the federal budget deficit by $881 billion per year while making the United States more equitable, green, and secure.
It's simply not time to hit the panic button.
Here's the good, the bad, and the ugly from a budget proposal where Obama is letting the 1 percent off rather easy, while the rest of us, especially the poor, shoulder the pain.
Members of the media seeking to interview IPS experts should contact Lacy MacAuley, Institute for Policy Studies, (202) 445-4692, [email protected]
A study commissioned by the largest defense industry trade association says that military spending creates jobs. The facts, however, indicate otherwise.
While the Supercommitee appears ready for failure, new report lays out reforms worth $824 billion per year - seven times the supercommittee's mandate.
The Postal Service is actually making a profit.