Federal Budget: Out Of Control Number 2

Federal Budget: Out Of Control Number 2.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaNov 9th, 2018

Argentina to Impose Temporary Tax on Exports

Argentina will impose a temporary tax on exports and cut spending by the federal government as part of a plan to cut its budget deficit and convince markets it can get its finances under control......»»

Category: topSource: wsjSep 3rd, 2018

Puerto Rico to sue control board over budget differences

Puerto Rico's governor says he will sue a federal control board to resolve budget differences as the U.S. territory battles an 11-year recession......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJul 5th, 2018

Board approves budget after Puerto Rico fails to submit one

A federal control board has approved its version of a budget for Puerto Rico's government, a move many expect will lead to a court battle as the U.S. territory fights austerity measures it believes will worsen an 11-year recession......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJul 1st, 2018

Why trillion-dollar budget deficits may be on a fast track to $2 trillion

The recent Republican tax cuts and the bipartisan agreement to raise federal spending have done a number on already high budget deficits. But the outlook could be even worse than we thought......»»

Category: topSource: cnnApr 10th, 2018

P&G Moves to Streamline Its Structure

Procter & Gamble said it would revamp its management structure, shrinking the number of business units and giving the heads of those products control over regional sales teams as well as some functions previously run by headquarters......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjNov 9th, 2018

Milwaukee County ups number of future electric bus fleet to 15, passes budget to cover costs

Milwaukee County increased the amount of battery electric buses to be purchased to 15, part of an initiative to modernize the county's bus fleet and move away from fossil fuels......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 8th, 2018

Motel 6: $7.6 million for guests reported to immigration

The national budget chain Motel 6 has agreed to pay up to $7.6 million to Latino guests who say the company's employees shared their private information with immigration officials, according to a proposed settlement filed in federal court......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 7th, 2018

U.S. stocks edge higher ahead of midterms, Fed; dollar falls

Wall Street stock indexes mostly rose on Monday, the eve of U.S. midterm elections to determine whether President Donald Trump's Republican party retains control of congress and also ahead of a meeting of Federal Reserve policy makers......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 5th, 2018

Feds Crack Down On Traders "Spoofing" To Manipulate Prices Amid Record Number Of Cases

Federal regulators with the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) are ramping up efforts to bust traders using a tactic known as "spoofing" to manipulate market prices, repor.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 2nd, 2018

Treasury Department to Increase Size of Debt Auctions

The Treasury said it would boost the size of its debt auctions to meet funding needs caused by swelling budget deficits and a shrinking Federal Reserve portfolio......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjNov 1st, 2018

Treasury Department Will Introduce New Five-Year Security in 2019

The Treasury Department said it would introduce a new five-year security in 2019 and increase debt auctions over the next two months, as swelling budget deficits and a shrinking Federal Reserve portfolio increase the government’s borrowing needs......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjOct 31st, 2018

Why Trump May Be Right About the Fed

A growing number of strategists and economists think the Federal Reserve has moved too aggressively to raise rates, hurting stocks......»»

Category: topSource: barronsOct 27th, 2018

New Puerto Rico fiscal plan OK"d; governor says too austere

A federal control board has approved a five-year fiscal plan for Puerto Rico, though Gov. Ricardo Rossello warns it's too austere and will affect government services......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 23rd, 2018

Americans who do not have a bank account falls to record low

The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation says the number of Americans who do not have a bank account fell to a record low last year; one sign that the economic fortunes of the country's most vulnerable people continues to improve......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 23rd, 2018

50 Years Of Federal Gun Control: The 1968 Gun Control Act

Authored by José Niño via The Mises Institute, Today marks the 50th anniversary of the passage of the Gun Control Act of 1968. The GCA is the main federal la.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 22nd, 2018

Board urges Puerto Rico to implement tax, labor reforms

The executive director of a federal control board that oversees Puerto Rico's finances says the island is likely to receive $20 billion more than initially estimated in federal hurricane relief......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 22nd, 2018

Trump Seeks 5% Budget Cuts From Cabinet Agencies

President Trump asked each cabinet member to devise proposals to cut their respective department budgets by 5% next year, days after the Treasury Department said the federal budget deficit had widened 17% to $779 billion......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjOct 17th, 2018

Key Words: McConnell calls rising budget deficit ‘very disturbing’

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell pinned the U.S.’s rising budget deficit on big federal spending programs and said the red ink is not a problem for only one party to solve......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 16th, 2018

The Ballooning US Budget Deficit: What You Should Know And What It Means Moving Forward

To most Americans, a $21-trillion national debt and a $779-billion federal deficit may seem like they have no impact on day-to-day life. The more debt the U.S. racks up, the higher the chance that it could impact everyday Americans. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaOct 16th, 2018

Why the Economy Cannot Cut the Budget Deficit

It is plain that the only thing that can start to begin to push the deficit down is an economy so strong that it causes a surge in federal government receipts. The argument has been made before and........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstOct 16th, 2018