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.
Readers of the Center for Effective Government’s blogs will know that in the past two weeks, a significant and wonderful community of people has been communicating through the ...read in full
Q & A With Philip Mattera: Tens of Billions in State and Local Subsidies Annually Go to Big Business
States and local governments strike deals with corporations all the time – deals that normal people like you and I ...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