Fighting for a U.S. federal budget that prioritizes peace, economic security and shared prosperity
Health care is the fastest-growing type of federal spending, having risen from 7 percent of the federal budget in 1976 to more than a quarter in fiscal year 2015 as health care costs have risen in the industrialized world.
President Trump has said that he will veto any bill that doesn’t give him the $5 billion he has demanded for his border wall.
This week the House majority released their budget blueprint for fiscal year 2019, which begins October 1.
The Souls of Poor Folk is an assessment of the conditions and trends of poverty today and of the past fifty in the United States.
Tax Day is April 17, 2017. Want to know what your taxes pay for, and who pays what?