OMB Projects $331B FY '05 Deficit
- Reverse that reverse mortgage. Rosenzweig, Stan // Fairfield County Business Journal;1/9/2006, Vol. 45 Issue 2, p9
The article presents comments of the author on the budget deficit in the U.S. It was discovered that federal deficit rose to 83.1 billion dollars. This deficit is due to the increased spending of the government that reached 221.9 billion dollars. The tax being collected reached 138.8 billion...
- THE ELEPHANT IN THE ROOM: THE DEFICIT. Baumann, David // National Journal;10/4/2003, Vol. 35 Issue 40, p3039
Deals with concerns about the state of the U.S. federal budget deficit as of October 2003. Projection on the federal budget deficit by 2004; Results of public opinion polls on the deficit; Implications of the deficits for Republican politicians; Futility of recommended budget deficit remedies.
- Treasury: U.S. Ran $57.8B Deficit in Nov. Newman, Emily // Bond Buyer;12/13/2004, Vol. 350 Issue 32028, p2
Reports on the budget deficit of the U.S. government based on the data released by the Treasury Department in November 2004. Deficit amount; Comparison of the figures with the November 2003 deficit.
- A welcome decline in the deficit. Thredgold, Jeff // Enterprise/Salt Lake City;7/25/2005, Vol. 35 Issue 4, p9
Presents an article about the U.S. budget deficit. Decline in the projected budget deficit in 2005; Consequences of the declining budget deficit; Challenges to deficit reducing initiatives; Recommendations for reducing the national budget deficit.
- Another Record-breaking Deficit Looms. // New American (08856540);6/8/2009, Vol. 25 Issue 12, p6
The article reports on the $1.8 trillion budget deficit as of 2009 in the U.S. The figures which has been released by the administration of U.S. President Barack Obama, attributed the deficit to the underperforming economy in the country. Furthermore, the Obama administration is forecasting a...
- Will GOP Overcome Democratic Economic Stimu-lies? Babbin, Jed // Human Events;1/19/2009, Vol. 65 Issue 3, p9
The author calls on the Republicans to fight the Democratic economic stimulus plan in the U.S. Congress. He notes that both House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and President-elect Barack Obama said that the stimulus package should be targeted but failed to cite what is the target. He argues that the...
- Some inconvenient fiscal truths. Harris, Marlys // Consumer Reports Money Adviser;Oct2006, Vol. 3 Issue 10, p2
The article discusses the U.S. economic condition. Professor and author Laurence Kotlikoff thinks that the decline in the annual budget deficit announced by the government in July 2006 signals a lifetime fiscal burden. There is an estimation that the disparity between what the U.S. will have to...
- Here We Go Again. Wechsler, Pat // Treasury & Risk Management;Mar2003, Vol. 13 Issue 3, p5
Comments on economic conditions in the United States in 2003. Comparison with conditions in 2001 and 2002; Conversion of budget surpluses into deficits; Benefits to companies of the reduction of the country's budget deficit.
- Autumn view. Thredgold, Jeff // Enterprise/Salt Lake City;9/24/2007, Vol. 37 Issue 13, p9
The author comments on various economic issues in the U.S. He analyzes whether of not the U.S. economy will dip into recession in 2007. He then predicts the implications of a possible increase in budge deficit for fiscal year 2007. He also cites factors that will contribute to the increase in...