As currently implemented, it fails to increase transparency or accountability.
Economy & Budget
Kevin Brady aims to permanently extend many of the tax provisions that expired last year.
It has been 19 years since the federal government enacted a budget on time.
Members of Congress have added deal sweeteners for lobbyists into the budgetary mix.
The legacy of the bill will not be averting default, but killing crop insurance.
Stifling with regulatory overreach the opportunities the service industry provides is not the answer.
Agencies have been producing far more law than Congress itself.
We must end the political games that members of both parties play with the debt ceiling.
There are no easy answers to our fiscal nightmares, but dynamic analysis would help.
Policymakers should be doing much more to stimulate growth in the manufacturing economy.