Budget
  • File photo of the Apollo 11 Lunar Module ascent stage, with astronauts Neil A. Armstrong and Edwin E. Aldrin Jr. aboard, is photographed from the Command and Service Modules in lunar orbit

    A Discount Moonshot?

    By Michael Rainey

    NASA is working on a plan to return to the moon by 2024 at a cost that’s expected to exceed $50 billion. But according to Politico’s Bryan Bender, former House Speaker and noted lunar enthusiast Newt...

  • House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi speaks with reporters during her weekly news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington

    Pelosi Warns Trump on Foreign Aid Cuts

    By Michael Rainey

    House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) said the Trump administration’s reported effort to cancel more than $4 billion in unspent foreign aid funds raises serious legal issues and could jeopardize the two-...

  • District of Columbia

    Spending Up, Revenue Down

    By Michael Rainey

    Politicians argue about whether the U.S. has a revenue problem (taxes too low) or a spending problem (spending too high), but in historical context, it looks like the answer might be “both.” The...

  • FILE PHOTO: Greenland's residents grapple with global warming

    Trump Reportedly Wants to Buy ... Greenland?

    By The Fiscal Times Staff

    $100 Million: That’s how much President Harry Truman offered Denmark to purchase Greenland back in 1946, a deal the Danes turned down. According to a Wall Street Journal report Thursday, President...

  • Trump Wants to Cut $4.3 Billion in Foreign Aid

    By Michael Rainey

    The Trump administration is proposing to eliminate more than $4 billion in unspent foreign assistance funds, Politico reported late Thursday. The White House budget office reportedly sent a proposal...

Budget Directory

Tags
Article Type
Tuesday, June 18, 2019 - 6:39pm
Thursday, January 31, 2019 - 6:13pm
Tuesday, January 29, 2019 - 5:47pm
Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 6:09pm
Tuesday, November 13, 2018 - 5:53pm
Thursday, November 1, 2018 - 5:43pm
Monday, October 29, 2018 - 4:54pm
Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 5:55pm
Thursday, September 13, 2018 - 12:15am
Tuesday, September 11, 2018 - 5:45pm
Wednesday, August 8, 2018 - 5:23pm
Monday, February 12, 2018 - 5:52pm
Thursday, February 1, 2018 - 5:36pm
Wednesday, January 31, 2018 - 5:42pm
Friday, January 12, 2018 - 5:00pm
Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - 1:15pm
Friday, October 20, 2017 - 2:30pm
Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 5:15am
Monday, June 12, 2017 - 3:31pm
Friday, November 11, 2016 - 5:45am
Wednesday, September 21, 2016 - 12:42pm

Pages