Budget
  • Germany Mulls a ‘Shadow Budget’ to Add Debt

    By Michael Rainey

    With its economy on the verge of recession and interest rates at historical lows, German officials are looking into ways to evade the strict limits placed on federal spending. Germany’s so-called “...

  • Senator Shelby (R-AL) speaks to reporters after a vote in Washington

    Senate Spending Talks Go Off the Rails Amid Disagreements on Abortion, Border Wall

    Senators racing to move appropriations bills for fiscal year 2020 stumbled out of the gate Tuesday, tripped up by disagreements over abortion-related “poison pills” and funding for President Trump’s...

  • A red traffic light stands in front of the U.S. Capitol building in Washington

    Deficit Tops $1 Trillion

    By The Fiscal Times Staff

    The annual federal budget deficit rose above $1 trillion in August, the Congressional Budget Office said Monday. The deficit reached $1,067 billion in the first 11 months of the 2019 fiscal year,...

  • FILE PHOTO: A combine drives over stalks of soft red winter wheat during the harvest on a farm in Dixon, Illinois

    Is Trump’s Farmer Bailout Legal?

    By Michael Rainey

    Senior Trump administration officials are reportedly concerned that the president’s $28 billion bailout for farmers hurt by his trade war exceeds the limits of the Commodity Credit Corporation, the...

  • Mark Sanford speaks at the LPAC conference in Chantilly, Virginia

    Trump Gets a Fiscally Focused Challenger

    By Michael Rainey

    Mark Sanford announced Sunday that he is running for president, becoming the third Republican to challenge President Trump for the nomination in 2020. The former South Carolina congressman said he...

Budget Directory

Tags
Wednesday, July 12, 2017 - 8:00am
Wednesday, July 5, 2017 - 3:03pm
Friday, June 30, 2017 - 8:00am
Tuesday, June 13, 2017 - 5:15am
Monday, April 10, 2017 - 5:15am
Wednesday, March 15, 2017 - 2:02pm
Friday, September 9, 2016 - 12:40pm
Wednesday, September 7, 2016 - 1:13pm
Tuesday, June 14, 2016 - 5:30am
Tuesday, January 26, 2016 - 12:29pm
Tuesday, November 17, 2015 - 2:47pm
Friday, November 6, 2015 - 10:43am
Friday, October 9, 2015 - 10:35am
Thursday, September 17, 2015 - 10:45am
Tuesday, September 15, 2015 - 10:00am
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 - 6:00am
Thursday, March 5, 2015 - 9:15am
Friday, February 27, 2015 - 5:45am
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 - 5:15am
Tuesday, December 2, 2014 - 6:49am
Sunday, October 12, 2014 - 5:15am
Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - 5:30am
Thursday, September 11, 2014 - 10:15am
Tuesday, August 5, 2014 - 5:30am
Thursday, July 17, 2014 - 1:15pm

Pages