Articles Tagged 'Federal Budget'
GOP presses Trump to make a deal on spending
Congressional leaders face an uphill battle in selling President Trump on a two-year spending deal when they meet with his top advisers at a meeting… READ MORE
Dems eye big infrastructure package, with or without Trump
If Nancy Pelosi and Donald Trump can’t strike an infrastructure deal, key Democrats say they should push their own partisan bill through the House ahead… READ MORE
Pelosi, Schumer say they’ve agreed to pursue $2T infrastructure bill with Trump
Democratic congressional leaders said Tuesday they reached an agreement with President Trump to seek a deal on a $2 trillion infrastructure bill, a surprising development… READ MORE
Dems want climate change, tax hikes in infrastructure deal
The top two Democratic leaders on Monday told President Trump that any bipartisan infrastructure package needs to take into consideration climate change and include “substantial,… READ MORE
Trump weighs two-week government funding extension after George H.W. Bush death
President Trump said he’ll likely agree to a request from congressional leaders to extend government funding for two weeks beyond Friday’s deadline due to the… READ MORE
McConnell says deficits ‘not a Republican problem’
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell
(R-Ky.) on Tuesday said the nation’s rising debts were something for both parties to address.
Treasury data released Monday showed… READ MORE
US budget deficit expands to $779 billion in fiscal 2018 as spending surges
The U.S. federal budget deficit rose in fiscal 2018 to the highest level in six years as spending climbed, the Trump administration said Monday.
The… READ MORE
Feds Collect Record Taxes in First Month Under Tax Cut; Run Surplus in January
(CNSNews.com) – The federal government this January ran a surplus while collecting record total tax revenues for that month of the year, according to the… READ MORE
Trump releases federal budget with big increases for military, border security
It’s difficult to see through all the red ink, but President Trump’s proposed $4.38 trillion budget for fiscal 2019 contains consistent conservative policy solutions for… READ MORE
‘The swamp won’ on spending bill, Freedom Caucus co-founder says
Rep. Jim Jordan says the swamp struck back with the passage of a massive budget deal that increases government spending by $300 billion.
“I’m saying… READ MORE