Articles Tagged with 'government'

Public National Debt Exceeds Bank Deposits

February 03, 2013
Public debt has grown 23% since 2010 vs. 13% for deposits. READ MORE

When Work Disappears

November 30, 2012
The lack of work is a far bigger issue than the few who mooch off government. READ MORE

Courage and Conscience

March 20, 2012
National interest should guide the country rather than ideology or money. READ MORE

Traveling the Rural Road

March 29, 2011
In high school, Maurice Smith was voted “most likely to become a bank president.” He fared far better, becoming CEO of Local Government FCU. READ MORE

Fixing the Economy

October 26, 2010
In 1932, John Maynard Keynes ignited a debate among economists and policy makers that still burns to this day. In a letter to the Times of London, Keynes proposed using federal deficit spending to reduce the length and severity of the Great Depression. Is that the best approach to tackle today's economic challenges? READ MORE

What Could Have Been

October 10, 2010
Has government action hurt or helped the economic recovery? READ MORE

Federal Debt and the Risk of a Fiscal Crisis

August 11, 2010
Over the past few years, U.S. government debt held by the public has grown rapidly—to the point that, compared with the total output of the economy, it is now higher than it has ever been except during the period around World War II. READ MORE
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