Revenue & Spending
NEW: Learn what's at stake in the ongoing federal budget battles – our health, safety, economy, and more.
An effective government invests in its people, advances opportunities for shared prosperity, and raises the revenues needed to support the public structures that support inclusive economic growth. We advocate for responsible revenue-raising options, more transparency in and oversight of federal spending, and long-term investments in public infrastructure and services.
It was a long and cold winter in Washington, DC, in more ways than one. At the end of 2013, Congress allowed Emergency Unemployment Compensation (EUC) to expire, leaving 1.3 ...read in full
On April 3, the Senate Finance Committee unanimously approved a package of tax breaks, heavily tilted to corporations that will cost the Treasury an estimated $85 billion this year. Most ...read in full
Today is Equal Pay Day, the date representing how far into the new year the average woman would have to work in order to earn the same as the average man did ...read in full
American states and cities and the people who live in them are hurting. States and cities ...read in full
As Congress nears another set of budget deadlines, it’s time to shift focus on priorities – ...read in full
The American corporate tax system is badly broken. Some corporations pay more than a third of ...read in full