A family of four in the exact middle of the income spectrum pay only about 4.4 percent of their income to federal income taxes. This is the third lowest percent in….
These continuing resolutions make us feel “like a bunch of teenagers living on a short-term budget who get their paycheck every two-weeks and then are living….
As the flow of federal “stimulus” dollars runs out, and years of overspending and over-promising future benefits catch up with them, states will have to make undesirable decisions that may force an across-the-board rethinking of how they operate.
A roundup of this morning’s must-read budget and economic stories.