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Oct 02, 2017

Correcting the Record: The Truth About Tax Reform & Debt

Leaders in Congress and the Administration recently released more details of their framework for tax reform that will help unrig the economy and make America competitive again for jobs and investment. While…

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Jul 29, 2016

Slowest Second Quarter Growth In Three Years (Q2 Advanced Estimate)

Today, the Department of Commerce released its first estimate of gross domestic product for the second quarter of 2016, announcing that the U.S. economy expanded at an annual rate of 1…

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Jun 07, 2016

Ohio Obamacare CO-OP Collapses Leaving 22,000 to Find New Coverage

Only ten of the original 24 Affordable Care Act Consumer-Oriented-and-Operated Plans (CO-OPs) remain after Ohio’s CO-OP health plan, InHealth Mutual, announced that it will shut down…

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Apr 28, 2016

Growth Remains Sluggish While Spending, Debt Soar Under Obama Administration

Today, the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) reported that economic growth in the first quarter of 2016 was the lowest in two years. Despite record government spending over the past eight years…

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Apr 28, 2016

Slowest U.S. Economic Growth in Two Years (Q1 Advanced Estimate)

Today, the Department of Commerce released its first estimate of gross domestic product for the first quarter of 2016, announcing that the U.S. economy expanded at an annual rate of 0…

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Apr 15, 2016

Your Personal Share of Federal Debt is Higher than Time Magazine Wants You to Believe

The latest cover of Time Magazine says that each American owes $42,998.12 as their personal share of the federal debt, which they say weighs in at $13.9 trillion dollars…

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Mar 24, 2016

CBO Confirms: U.S. Fiscal Future is Bleak

Entitlement Crisis is Not a Matter of If – But When.  The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) released its updated 10-year budget projections today, and it once again highlights that our nation’s…

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Feb 25, 2016

Seven Years After the “Stimulus,” President Obama’s Economic Legacy is Lacking

Last week marked the seventh birthday of President Obama’s $1.1 trillion stimulus bill, but Americans didn’t celebrate with cakes and balloons. Years after the passage of the massive spending…

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Feb 03, 2016

CBO: Spending Increases Haven’t Sparked Growth, Debt Continues to Skyrocket

Last week, the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) released its updated budget outlook for 2016-2026, taking into account the massive $679 billion tax extenders package that Congress pushed through in December. The…

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Jan 20, 2016

CBO Projects Spending, Debt to Grow Faster Than GDP This Year

The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) has released a preview to its biannual Budget and Economic Outlook, with the full report to follow next week. While CBO is expecting improved economic growth over…

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