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- The Deficit Returns With A Vengeance. Evans, Michael K. // Industry Week/IW;Oct2002, Vol. 251 Issue 9, p86
Discusses the return of deficit in the U.S. economy as of October 2002. Estimate of the federal budget deficit for 2002; Increase in federal spending in the administration of President George W. Bush; Assumption on a decline in unemployment.
- The President's News Conference. Bush, George W. // Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents;6/6/2005, Vol. 41 Issue 22, p903
Presents the text of a speech given by U.S. President George W. Bush during the news conference on May 31, 2005. Status of the U.S. economy; Increase in home ownership; Passage of a bill that encourages energy conservation; Details of the proposed budget.
- Remarks on the National Economy. Bush, George W. // Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents;5/8/2006, Vol. 42 Issue 18, p857
Presents a speech by U.S. President George W. Bush at Frager's Hardware on May 5, 2006. Number of Americans who found jobs in April 2006; Unemployment rate as of May 2006; Claim that the U.S. economy is doing well; Economic impact of raising taxes; Supplemental budget requested by the Bush...
- Remarks to the American Legislative Exchange Council in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Bush, George W. // Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents;7/30/2007, Vol. 43 Issue 30, p1011
The article presents the text of the remarks given by U.S. President George W. Bush to the American Legislative Exchange Council in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on July 26, 2007. He acknowledged Congressman Kenny Marchant for attending the event. He discussed issues concerning the U.S. budget and...
- Not The First Cliff. Boswell, Harry // Moderate Voice;12/30/2012, p7
The article offers information on the fiscal cliff facing the U.S. It is mentioned that the crises started by the introduction of tax cuts by former Republican president George W. Bush in the year 2001 and 2003, following which the federal surplus started decreasing and eventually led to...
- Expect red numbers from capital. Thredgold, Jeff // Enterprise/Salt Lake City;2/2/2004, Vol. 33 Issue 32, p11
Presents U.S. economic and political forecasts as of February 2004. Projection of the gross national debt in the next decade; Estimated budget deficit for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2004; Assumptions concerning the re-election bid of President George W. Bush; Majority battle in the...
- Remarks on Signing the Deficit Reduction Act of 2005. // Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents;2/13/2006, Vol. 42 Issue 6, p213
Presents a speech by U.S. President George W. Bush on signing the Deficit Reduction Act of 2005 on February 8, 2006. Impact of the act on federal spending; Status of the U.S. Economy; Types of federal budget's spending.
- Bush delivers final State of the Union address. Naugebauer, Randy // Breckenridge American;1/30/2008, Vol. 113, p6
The author comments on U.S. political issues. He commends U.S. President George W. Bush and the leaders of the House of Representatives for agreeing to address the slowdown of the U.S. economy. He thinks that the government should have made some spending cuts in order to offset the budget...
- By this budget, we've lost our way. // National Catholic Reporter;2/17/2006, Vol. 42 Issue 16, p28
The article comments on the budget deficits of the administration of U.S. President George W. Bush. According to the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, the budget proposal would increase deficits by 192 billion dollars for the next five years. In 2001, the federal budget has 125.3 billion...