Is the Consumer Price Index really the best way to measure inflation?
To reduce the deficit, politicians need to start being more frank in their discussions
Non-specific terms like 'tax reform' and 'entitlement changes' help rally people around the idea that some changes must be made
A value-added tax will allow the country to more efficiently pay our bills, allowing us to avoid painful cuts.
The CBO’s deficit assumptions project the effects of settled law - if we do that, revenues pay for spending over the next few decades.
Full text of President Obama's State of the Union address