Panelists: Budget Crisis Calls for Decisive Action by States
- Americans can keep their money without busting budget. Lambro, Donald // Human Events;8/30/96, Vol. 52 Issue 33, p20
Argues for the reduction of tax rates in the United States. Tax rate cuts made by former President John F. Kennedy; More revenue for the government as a result of cutting taxes; Myth that tax cuts created the deficit.
- WASHINGTON REPORT. // Modern Machine Shop;Apr2003, Vol. 75 Issue 11, p44
Presents news on the U.S. economy as of April 2003. Economic forecasts of the White House; Budget deficit by 2008; Views of Federal Reserve Board Chairman Alan Greenspan on the proposed tax cuts.
- Budget Deficit, Trade Deficit, Savings Deficit and Monetary Policy Deficit: "Are We OK?". Levine, Mark Lee // Real Estate Issues;Fall2005, Vol. 30 Issue 1, p31
This article addresses the fiscal issues facing the U.S. in 2005. There has been an increase in U.S. trade deficit on goods and services in November 2004. The U.S. government's budget deficit will have negative impacts on numerous financial markets and the U.S. economy in general. An overview of...
- From Budgets to Ballots. Simendinger, Alexis; Victor, Kirk // National Journal;2/09/2002, Vol. 34 Issue 6, p392
Reports on the stand of Republican and Democratic parties on homeland security spending proposed by U.S. President George W. Bush. Estimated budget deficit for 2002 and taxation cuts on security spending; Issue regarding the expenditure on health plans; Opposition raised by both political...
- DYNAMIC REVENUE ESTIMATING: A STATE PERSPECTIVE. Wortley, Jay // Proceedings of the Annual Conference on Taxation;2004, p318
Presents a study on the estimation of the interest in dynamic revenue in the U.S. Determination of given tax policy changes; Effort of government to eliminate budget deficits due to the weak level of economic activity; terms of the general magnitude of the feedback effects.
- Cost of a 'Government Day' includes $1.16 trillion in regulations. // Hudson Valley Business Journal;7/28/2008, Vol. 19 Issue 30, p5
The article highlights the $1.16 trillion federal budget and cost of federal regulations in 2007 in the U.S. The report indicates the hidden tax of regulation has approached half the level of the federal spending itself and the regulation costs more than seven times the $163 billion budget...
- Don't Fear The Big Bad Deficit. Norton, Rob // Fortune;2/4/2002, Vol. 145 Issue 3, p40
Suggests that people view the budget deficit in the United States as an opportunity for a worthwhile debate about the country's tax and spending priorities. Factors which caused the deficit; Whether people should be worried about the 2002 deficit; Likelihood that the deficit will raise...
- Hard times: States facing budget deficits. // State Health Watch;Jun2008, Vol. 15 Issue 6, p6
The article deals with the concern of some economists over several U.S. states that face budget shortfalls for the 2009 and 2010 fiscal years. According to the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities (CBPP), the coming problems can be traced to the bursting of the housing bubble. The primary...
- Common Sense on Budgets. Borosage, Robert // Progressive Populist;3/1/2010, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p12
The article presents the authors's views on deficits and economic problems in the U.S. The author alleges that the economic downturn, decreased tax revenues, and increased unemployment expenditures are some of the causes of budget deficits. He speculates that the increasing medical care cost is...