Obama: Defender of the Status Quo
After a tough three-day weekend of golfing with the boys away from Michelle and the girls, President Obama returns to work today with a press statement standing beside “a group of emergency responders who might have to absorb some of …
CBO: Social Security Now Officially Broke
Today’s CBO report has some bad news about the deficit. But CBO has some really, really bad news about Social Security: It’s officially broke.
The CBO’s revenue/expenditure estimates now place the program in permanent deficit. There …
The Young Guns vs. the Deficit
The “Young Guns” — Paul Ryan, Eric Cantor, and Kevin McCarthy — paid National Review a visit today, and they give every sign of being serious about the deficit: no nonsense about relying on cutting earmarks, waste, or redundancy to …