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Our Democratic Debt

Christopher DeMuth

The federal government’s total debt is approaching $18 trillion. Its operating deficit was more than $1 trillion in each of the years 2009–12 and $680...

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America’s Deficit-Attention Disorder

Christopher DeMuth

The federal debt was regularly in the news from the summer of 2011, when the arriviste tea-party Republicans refused to vote for a higher debt ceiling...

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'The Economy Is Often Not So Compliant'

Irwin M. Stelzer

A few weeks ago I suggested that we now know when Federal Reserve Board chair Janet Yellen will raise interest rates: never. Her first formal monetar...

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