Tagged: fiscal cliff
This commonsense guide to avoiding the fiscal swindle would nearly eliminate the budget deficit while making the United States more equitable, green, and secure.
Throwing the nation over the climate cliff will make our current fiscal challenges look like a minor bump in the road.
Like things you spot in your side-view mirror, many of the budget numbers flitting around the debt talks are larger than they appear.
Don't believe the cliff hype.
One billionaire has the wherewithal to totally redirect America's political discourse.
With a little creativity, we can easily balance the budget without cutting Social Security.
Your Social Security or the fiscal cliff?
Lawmakers have long underinvested in young people, and sequestration would make matters even worse.
A new report by IPS shows that “Fix the Debt” CEOs hold an average of $9 million each to put toward retirement, but are running deficits in pension funds for their own employees.
"We can make cuts to the military budget without compromising our national security. The Unified Security Budget shows how to cut Pentagon spending to the levels required by sequestration, but still invest in programs that strengthen national security." - Miriam Pemberton, Institute for Policy Studies