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President Biden's Budget Will Raise Taxes and Federal Debt

President Biden's FY 2025 budget would increase government spending, restore IRS funding, and raise taxes


March 29, 2024 — Eric Maus 1711740940

New GAO Report Warns of Worsening Federal Debt

If Congress fails to act, Americans may face rampant inflation or a sovereign debt crisis.

February 26, 2024 — Alec Mena 1708923600

CBO Projects Record High Deficits and Debt

The CBO projects that the federal budget deficit is already at $1.6 trillion and will grow by $20 trillion over the next decade.

February 20, 2024 — Eric Maus 1708405200

Establishing a Fiscal Commission Could Help Reduce Federal Spending

An effective spending control commission should draw inspiration from the Grace Commission and CARFA. 

December 21, 2023 — Alec Mena 1703197746

Interest on the National Debt is a Ticking Time Bomb

Congress should end its spending spree and reduce the federal debt. 

November 27, 2023 — Eric Maus 1701113077

Taxpayer Tricks and Treats for Halloween 2023

CAGW's 24th annual compilation of its hair-raising, harrowing, and horrifying Taxpayer Tricks and Treats is a scary read.

CA Legislature and Gov. Newsom Should Reject Raising Taxes to Subsidize Strikers

SB 799 would extend unemployment benefits to workers on strike, delay the state's debt repayment, and raise payroll tax rates.

September 8, 2023 — Alec Mena 1694204990