Mar 09, 2013
Turning away from the sharp rhetoric he has used in recent weeks to blame Republicans for $85 billion in government spending cuts that took effect March 1, Obama this week highlighted how he is working with lawmakers in Congress. #Barack Obama #NewsTracker #fiscal deficit #budget cuts #Spending cuts
Mar 01, 2013
Politicians and economists in Washington argue over just how badly the cuts will harm the still-weak American economic recovery, but conservative estimates forecast a half-percent dip in the US gross domestic product this year. #China #Barack Obama #ConnectTheDots #Europe #Global economy #US Spending cuts
Feb 14, 2013
The latest to join the bandwagon of protesting ministers is Planning Commission head Montek Singh Ahluwalia since the burden of fiscal consolidation has largely fallen on plan expenditure, which is likely to be trimmed by around Rs 1 lakh crore in financial year 2013. #WhyNow #Jairam Ramesh #Planning Commission #Montek Singh Ahluwalia #Chidambaram #Spending cuts
Feb 12, 2013
Jul 24, 2014
Paul Ryan’s plan for the poor seeks to improve incentives for work. It also reflects a big change: no spending cuts for them...
Jul 17, 2014
Brodsky and McMahon: No matter how much the left wants to expand government, no matter how much the right wants to cut taxes, both ought to observe a fundamental rule of government spending: Never use one-shot revenues to fund recurring operating exp...
Jul 09, 2014
Tired of waiting while your top-of-the-line SSD loads files? Is what once seemed blindingly fast just not cutting it any more? Relax, you’re not the only one suffering with Greed for Speed (GFS). Plenty of velocity addicts are stricken with the same ...