Budget
  • Chart of the Day: How Taxes and Transfers Affect US Incomes

    By Michael Rainey

    A new analysis of the distribution of household income by the Congressional Budget Office shows how taxes and means-tested transfers such as Medicaid and food stamps affect US incomes. “The combined...

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

    Improving Odds for the Farm Bill

    By The Fiscal Times Staff

    The Farm Bill has been held up by a dispute over new work requirements for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, or SNAP, among other issues. House Republicans passed a bill that includes...

  • U.S. President Trump talks to reporters as he departs the White House in Washington

    Build That Wall? The Next Budget Battle Ahead

    By Michael Rainey

    Congress reconvenes for a lame-duck session next week and funding for President Trump’s border wall with Mexico will be front and center as lawmakers turn to unsettled budget items for the current...

  • The U.S. Capitol Building is seen at sunset in Washington, U.S. May 17, 2017. REUTERS/Zach Gibson

    Fiscal Mayhem Ahead in 2019 — and 5 Other Takes on the Election Results

    By The Fiscal Times Staff

    Prepare for budget mayhem: “The budget bottom line is simple: Senate Republicans will have a very different fiscal agenda than House Democrats, and both houses’ tax and spending to-do lists will be...

  • Pelosi leads Democratic members of Congress in a rally at the U.S. Capitol in Washington

    What Should Democrats Do Now That They’ve Won the House?

    By Michael Rainey

    With Democrats winning control of the House Tuesday, political experts are lining up to give advice on what they should do with their new powers. While there’s little chance of enacting significant...

Budget Directory

Tags
Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 2:32pm
Monday, March 12, 2018 - 5:26pm
Wednesday, February 8, 2017 - 2:05pm
Friday, November 11, 2016 - 2:00pm
Tuesday, March 15, 2016 - 2:00pm
Wednesday, February 3, 2016 - 4:59pm
Tuesday, January 19, 2016 - 4:45pm
Tuesday, December 8, 2015 - 5:01pm
Saturday, November 14, 2015 - 12:15am
Saturday, November 7, 2015 - 12:15am
Sunday, November 1, 2015 - 12:15am
Wednesday, October 28, 2015 - 12:30pm
Saturday, October 24, 2015 - 12:15am
Friday, October 9, 2015 - 12:10pm
Saturday, June 27, 2015 - 12:00pm
Tuesday, June 23, 2015 - 5:15am
Thursday, May 14, 2015 - 6:00am
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 - 5:09pm
Tuesday, April 7, 2015 - 1:37pm
Tuesday, March 17, 2015 - 11:01am
Wednesday, February 25, 2015 - 5:15am
Tuesday, February 3, 2015 - 8:15am
Friday, January 23, 2015 - 2:46pm

Pages