"federal budget deficits"

Spending and The Presidency

May 29, 2012

Has spending increased since President Obama took office? In Washington, a simple question like that is never easy to answer. One would assume that using simple math would yield accurate and reliable results, but Washington is never short of different perspectives on how math works.

Iowa, Ask the President About His Budget

May 24, 2012

President Obama is in Iowa today calling for tax credits on clean energy technologies and chiding Congress to act on his “to-do list.” But Iowans should ask whether or not the budget is on that list.