Having averted a shutdown last Friday, the Congress passed a continuing resolution that lets it fund government spending until April.
For very different reasons, Sweden and Zimbabwe are moving toward a cash free economy that could increase tax revenue and decrease illegal transactions.
Included in the discretionary section of the federal budget, at $4 billion or so, Air Force One is a very small part of government spending.
While many of us agree that we need to repair and replace our transportation infrastructure, the Congress will have a tough time with the spending details.
Surprisingly successful although the rates are so high, marijuana taxes are creating healthier budgets in a growing number of states.
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Knowing that entitlement spending on Social Security and Medicare is soaring, the candidates have offered “free lunch economics” as their solutions.
Among state gasoline taxes, New Jersey will jump from second lowest to seventh highest because of a soon-to-start 23 cent increase.