Savings Grace

Lizza, Ryan
March 2001
New Republic;03/12/2001, Vol. 224 Issue 11, p12
Examines the policies of U.S. President George W. Bush regarding the public debt. Controversy over changes on how the Treasury Department reports the nation's debt; Efforts by legislators, including Representative Gene Taylor (Democrat-Mississippi), to pay off the debt; Reasons why Bush believes the nation must keep some debt; Actions of Federal Reserve Board Chairman Alan Greenspan and the Congressional Budget Office on the debt planning.


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