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Federal Budget
SEXCAPADE SCANDALS and EMAILGATE
A Presidential Election Scripted for the History Books and Possibly the Big Screen
The Federation of CT - Taxpayer Org. - Oct 30, 2016
The Presidents Budget for 2017
The White House
Also Explore the Congressional - Budget Office - 2017
Fed Officials See Faster Economic Growth under Trump
But No Boom
New York Times - Check back for more news - Jan 2017
Another Year Another Budget Breakdown
Guest Commentary by Chrissy Harbin Director of Federal Affairs and Strategic Initiatives with Americans for Prosperity.
Chrissy Harbin - Forbes - Nov 2016
US DEBT CLOCK
TODAY OUR NATIONAL DEBT EXCEEDS 19 TRILLION CHECK IT OUT
Federation of CT - Taxpayers - 2016
Why It is Time to Again Worry About Americas Rising Debt
23 Billion Dollars in Wrongful Tax Credits
The Fiscal Times - Staff - 2016
Offshore Shell Games
Use of Offshore Tax Havens by Fortune 500 Companies
Citizens for Tax Justice - Staff - 2015
Keep Current on the Federal Budget with the Fiscal Times
Billions in Unfinished Business
The Fiscal Times - Check Daily - July 2015
Four Political Issues
That Could Tank the Markets
CNBC - Jeff Cox - August 2015
FEDERAL SPENDING 2015
Where does the Money Go
national priorities - staff - 2015
The Race to Washington
Follow the campaign of CT candidates with CTMirror.org
CTMirror.org - Staff - Oct 2014
Keep Current with What is Transpiring in Washington
with thehill.com
The Federation of - CT Taxpayers - Oct 2014
Presidents Budget
For Fiscal Year 2015
The Federation of - CT Taxpayers - 2014
Learn About US Govt Spending from 1970 to 2013 with Cato Research
Downsizing Government Has A New Tool
CATO - Chris Edwards - Sept 2013
Sequestration
News, Analysis and Opinion from POLITICO
Politico - Staff - Feb 2014
THE SEQUESTER
Absolutely everything you could possibly need to know in one FAQ
Dylan Matthews - Washington Post - March 1, 2013
Michigan May Help Spur Convention on Federal Budget
A proposal in Lansing would help force a convention that would decide without Congress whether to require a balanced federal budget in the U.S. Constitution
Livingston Daily - Christopher Behnan - Feb 15, 2014
Obama Contributes to Income Inequality by Signing
Federal Pay Raise
Investors - Business Daily - Dec 2013
How the 1.2 Trillion Dollar Debt Crisis is Crippling Students
Parents and the Economy
Forbes - Chris Denhart - Aug 2013
IMF Lipton calls on U.S. to address fiscal cliff
A polarized Washington that cannot find a way around the looming fiscal cliff is compounding economic uncertainty and more....
by Lesley Wroughton - Reuters - Oct 8, 2012
Jobs numbers nothing to celebrate as fiscal cliff looms
US Debt Hits 16 Trillion Dollars
Federation of CT - Taxpayer Organizations - Sept and Oct 2012
US MINT
Wasting Money by Making Money
ABC News - Staff - July 2, 2012
OPINION A Vast New Taxing Power
The Chief Justices ObamaCare ruling is far from the check on Congress of right left myth.
Wall St Journal - Staff - July 2, 2012
US Corporate Pension Plan Deficit at End September Reaches a Post World War II High
Funding levels plummet during the month as equities values dropped and bond yields fell
marketwatch.com - staff - Oct 2011
IRS policies help fuel tax refund fraud officials say
Criminals are raking in billions of dollars in tax refunds through a new and brazen form of fraud that takes advantage of IRS fast online returns
CNN Special Investigations Unit - Scott Zamost and Randi Kaye - March 20, 2012
US MINT Wasting Money By Making Money
Federal Reserve says coins are piling up so quickly they will need to spend 650,000 dollars to build a new vault to hold them and Shipping the coins will cost 3 million dollars.
ABC NEWS - JONATHAN KARL - 2011
Stay Current with News from The Hill and Federal Budget. Check Daily.
White House to push housing plan despite Republican opposition and Voters willing to see US attack Iran over nuclear weapons and Much More News
News from The Hill - and Federal Budget - Feb 6, 2012
Government aid keeps millions out of poverty
Unemployment insurance helped keep 3.2 million Americans out of poverty in 2010. Without this vital lifeline which lasts up to 99 weeks these jobless folks would have joined the roughly 46.2 million people now considered in poverty.
CNNMoney.com - Tami Luhby - Sept 14, 2011
Leaders Friday meetings yield no budget breakthroughs
House Republicans most of whom do not want to raise the debt ceiling at all applauded their leaderships decision to call up the Cut, Cap and Balance bill.
The Hill - Molly K. Hooper - July 2011
Crisis Real For August 2 Debt Deadline
Tough decisions will have to be made if borrowing limit is not boosted
Associated Press - TOM RAUM - July 2011
Budget deficit moves closer to One Trillion Dollar mark
Gov at risk of defaulting on debt payments if Congress fails to raise 14.3 trillion dlr borrowing limit by August.
Associated Press - Martin Crutsinger - June 2011
Federal Budget Deficit Highest on Record. Treasury Dept Says Last Month Budget Deficit Was 25 Percen
US Debt by President, See How Congress Spends Your Money
The Federation of CT - Taxpayer Organizations - Dec 2010
2010 Budget of the United States Government
Code in Your Annual Income to See How Your Tax Dollars are Spent
USTaxDollars - Web site - 2010
WEB WEALTH
Finding out about how the federal government is spending those billions targeted at reviving the economy is no easy task. As the promised transparency remains a fog, these sites help to clear it.
Reid Kanaley - Inquirer Columnist - July 2009
The Net Cost of TARP
From The Economists View
Report from - The Economists View - 2009
Worst Federal Budget Outlook Ever
A Report from Americans for Prosperity
Americans for Prosperity - Phil Kerpen - 2009
OMB - A Federal Watchdog
Keep current on TARP, the Banks and More
OMB - Website - 2009
Fiscal Year 2009 Federal Budget
Includes Website of Watchdog Group
Federation of - Connecticut Taxpayer Organizations - 2008
The Debt to the Penny and Who Holds It
Find the Debt on Any Day
Sue Kniep - FCTO - 2007
The Debt to the Penny and Who Holds It
To find the debt outstanding on a specific day or days, simply select a single date or date range and click on the FIND HISTORY button.
TreasuryDirect - Same - 2007
2008 Budget of the United States Government
Mid-Session Review, Budget of the United States Government, Fiscal Year 2008 contains revised estimates of budget receipts, outlays, and budget authority for fiscal years 2007 through 2012 and other summary information.
Washington - Federal Office of Management and Budget - 2007
Budget of the United States Government, Fiscal Year 2007
Budget of the United States Government, Fiscal Year 2007 contains the Budget Message of the President, information on the Presidentís budget and management priorities, and budget overviews organized by agency.
Washington - Federal Office of Management and Budget - 2006
The Total Federal Debt is $8.1 Trillion
See how Congress is spending your money
S. Kniep - FCTO - 2006
Budget of the United States Government, Fiscal Year 2006
Budget of the United States Government, Fiscal Year 2006 contains the Budget Message of the President, information on the Presidentís budget and management priorities, and budget overviews organized by agency.
Washington - Federal Office of Management and Budget - 2006
Budget of the United States Government, Fiscal Year 2005
Budget contains the Budget Message of the President, information on the Presidents budget and management priorities, and budget overviews organized by agency, including assessments of their performance.
Washington - Federal Office of Management and Budget - 2005
The Looming National Benefit Crisis
The long-term economic health of the United States is threatened by $53 trillion in government debts and liabilities that start to come due in four years when baby boomers begin to retire.
DENNIS CAUCHON and JOHN WAGGONER - USAToday - Oct, 2004
Following the National Debt
National Debt Awareness Center
National Debt Awareness Center - Author - June, 2004
Another January, Another Congressional Pay Raise
As of Jan. 1, their salary is $158,100. The highest ever and an increase of $3,400 over the amount they collected last year.
Jeff Jacoby - Boston Globe - Jan 5, 2004
Budget of the United States Government Fiscal Year 2004
Budget Documents from the Federal Government
Federal Government - US Government - October 2003
The Total Federal Debt is Nearing $7 Trillion
Debt for 2003 to 2004 is nearing $500 Billion.
FCTO - Associated Press - September 21, 2003



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