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Federal spending is up 300% in the last 40 years

Former U.S. Comptroller General David Walker traveled across the country this fall to educate Americans about the true scope of government debt. His “$10 Million A Minute” tour through the Comeback America Initiative hit several states before the general election. Most of his discussion focuses on entitlement spending, that is Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid. […] Read More >>

How can we reform Social Security?

The scholars at the Mercatus Center have some suggestions. They’ve issued a new white paper discussing the various qualities a successful reform of Social Security would have. According to recent data from the Congressional Budget Office, Social Security (along with Medicare and Medicaid) spending will account for half of the federal budget by 2036. That’s […] Read More >>