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CBO: If Congress Does Nothing, Deficit Gone Before 2020

The United States Congress–to be fair, the Senate in particular–is great at inaction. Despite a Democratic trifecta in government from 2009 to the end of 2010, the Employee Free Choice Act, a cap-and-trade bill to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, and a litany of key economic policy appointments–especially to the Federal Reserve Board–died in the world’s […]

June 24, 2011