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Chairman Alan Krueger Discusses “The Economic Case for a Balanced Approach to Fiscal Policy” at the 2013 NABE Economic Policy ConferencePosted byon March 5, 2013 at 12:45 PM EDT
A balanced approach to deficit reduction is good economic policy, justified by considerations of both efficiency and fairness. Deficit reduction that balances spending cuts, entitlement reform and loophole closing is also in the interest of the macroeconomy and economic growth.
Posted byon March 5, 2013 at 12:03 PM EDT
As part of National Consumer Protection Week, the CFPB lays out the steps to submitting a credit card complaint.
Posted byon March 4, 2013 at 4:01 PM EDT
The Department of Labor celebrates its centennial anniversary and looks forward to continuing its important work on behalf on America's workers.
Posted byon March 4, 2013 at 3:31 PM EDT
The President welcomed new Secretary of the Treasury Jack Lew and new Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel to his Cabinet.
Posted byon March 4, 2013 at 2:26 PM EDT
President Obama announces his nominees for director of the Office of Management and Budget, Secretary of Energy and administrator of the EPA.
Posted byon March 2, 2013 at 6:39 AM EDT
Because Republicans in Congress refused to compromise to close tax loopholes for the wealthiest Americans, hundreds of thousands of Americans will lose their jobs or see their paycheck reduced, and middle class families will be hurt.
Posted byon March 1, 2013 at 6:04 PM EDT
Here’s a quick glimpse at what happened this week on WhiteHouse.gov.
Posted byon March 1, 2013 at 2:49 PM EDT
Speaking in the James S. Brady Press Briefing Room, President Obama vowed that he would continue working with Congress in the coming weeks to find compromise on a balanced approach to replacing these harmful budget cuts.
Posted byon February 28, 2013 at 4:30 PM EDT
First Lady Michelle Obama explains how American businesses are stepping up to invest in building a healthier future for our kids.
Posted byon February 26, 2013 at 4:00 PM EDT
President Obama strongly believes we need to replace the arbitrary cuts known as the sequester with balanced deficit reduction, and today he was at a shipyard in Newport News, VA to talk about what failing to do so will mean for middle class families.