Inflation’s up… credit card debt tops $1 TRILLION ... and Americans drain 401(K)s to make ends meet…
It calls to mind Charles Dickens' famous line – 'It was the best of times, it was the worst of times.'
AFPI Debt Ceiling Deal Policy Takeaways
In February 2023, AFPI published a debt ceiling primer that contained recommendations to address the country’s unsustainable fiscal path and implement policies that put the American people first.1 The primer made key recommendations and included several estimates of impact on deficit reductions.
Op-Ed: Want To Solve The Debt Crisis? Here’s Where To Start
House Republicans fired a strong opening salvo in the debt ceiling debate with the passage of the Limit, Save, Grow Act, which partners a necessary debt limit increase with a critical push for fiscal responsibility and economic growth.
Op-Ed: Debt ceiling fight: Republican Medicaid plan shows how to make work requirements work right
The House GOP’s Limit, Save, Grow Act to raise the debt ceiling contains within it a vitally important reform — work requirements for able-bodied adults to qualify for Medicaid.
Op-Ed: A Down Payment on Fiscal Sanity
This summer, the U.S. Treasury will exhaust the money in its checking account.