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
Friday, December 11, 2015 - 3:40pm
Sunday, March 22, 2015 - 8:15am
Sunday, March 8, 2015 - 8:00am
Sunday, December 7, 2014 - 5:15am
Sunday, November 30, 2014 - 5:30am
Sunday, October 26, 2014 - 5:15am
Sunday, September 28, 2014 - 5:15am
Sunday, September 21, 2014 - 5:15am
Sunday, September 7, 2014 - 5:15am
Sunday, August 31, 2014 - 5:15am
Sunday, August 10, 2014 - 5:00am
Monday, May 12, 2014 - 5:15am
Thursday, May 8, 2014 - 12:08pm
Sunday, March 23, 2014 - 5:45am
Sunday, March 16, 2014 - 12:15am
Sunday, February 2, 2014 - 5:00am
Sunday, January 26, 2014 - 5:15am
Sunday, January 5, 2014 - 5:15am
Sunday, November 17, 2013 - 5:45am
Sunday, November 10, 2013 - 12:15am
Tuesday, October 22, 2013 - 12:15am
Friday, October 18, 2013 - 4:41pm
Sunday, August 11, 2013 - 12:01am
Sunday, August 4, 2013 - 12:11am
Sunday, July 28, 2013 - 12:06am
Sunday, June 30, 2013 - 12:30am
Sunday, June 23, 2013 - 12:01am
Wednesday, June 19, 2013 - 12:46pm
Sunday, June 16, 2013 - 12:01am
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 - 3:08pm