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Entitlement Reform: The 800 pound gorilla that’s being ignored in the 2008 campaign

By on November 11, 2015 with 0 Comments
Entitlement Reform: The 800 pound gorilla that’s being ignored in the 2008 campaign

by DAVID C. JOHN

When asked what they would do about fixing entitlement spending, with just a few exceptions, the current presidential candidates quickly retreat into clichés.

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Hoping for a Medicare Miracle

By on November 3, 2015 with 0 Comments
Hoping for a Medicare Miracle

by MATT MOORE

This year’s Medicare Trustees’ Report once again found the system in trouble. Because of a new law, however, the President now has to do something about it.

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Ho, Ho, Ho!

By on October 26, 2015 with 0 Comments
Ho, Ho, Ho!

by ROBERT L. BIXBY

When it comes to federal spending, it’s become Christmas all year.

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An S.O.S. to Keep America’s Fiscal Ship Afloat

By on October 26, 2015 with 0 Comments
An S.O.S. to Keep America’s Fiscal Ship Afloat

by JUDD GREGG

New Hampshire Senator’s bill would impose caps and other common sense tools to bring spending under control.

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Q&A with Alan Simpson

By on August 13, 2014 with 0 Comments
Q&A with Alan Simpson

The former Wyoming Senator talks about the politics of the moment and why the plan he coauthored with Erskine Bowles represents the best hope of reducing the debt before it is too late.

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