TITLE

Savings Grace

AUTHOR(S)
Lizza, Ryan
PUB. DATE
March 2001
SOURCE
New Republic;03/12/2001, Vol. 224 Issue 11, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
4158139

 

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