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How the GOP made fiscal responsibility look irresponsible – The Week Magazine


The Week Magazine

How the GOP made fiscal responsibility look irresponsible
The Week Magazine
To try and force his hand (if not change his mind), Republicans have relied on a series of high-profile manufactured crises: the fiscal cliff, various debt ceiling standoffs, government shutdowns, near-shutdowns of major Cabinet departments, the threat

Posted on 30 March 2015 | 1:25 pm

Rumbles from Raleigh threaten to shake up budgets here – The Outer Banks Voice


The Outer Banks Voice

Rumbles from Raleigh threaten to shake up budgets here
The Outer Banks Voice
Hanging over the heads of local leaders trying to balance budgets for the new fiscal year is an enormous thundercloud that could also darken the budgets of homeowners across the Outer Banks. Under legislation changing … Meanwhile, Nags Head Town

Posted on 30 March 2015 | 4:06 am

Notre Dame beats Baylor, advances to 5th straight Final Four – KLKN


KLKN

Notre Dame beats Baylor, advances to 5th straight Final Four
KLKN
The agency has $36 million to spend on projects during the next fiscal…More >>. The federal Bureau of Reclamation oversees several large-scale projects aimed at delivering drinking water to rural communities in the West. The agency has $36 million to …

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Posted on 30 March 2015 | 3:01 am

Congress inaction affects Main Street; Traffic signal project at Rush Avenue … – Harrison Daily (subscription)


Congress inaction affects Main Street; Traffic signal project at Rush Avenue
Harrison Daily (subscription)
As the Federal Highway Trust Fund heads towards the fiscal cliff, we are not only facing reduced and delayed reimbursements later this year, we are also facing the absence of a Federal-aid highway program next year. “Congress must act soon to solve

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Posted on 25 March 2015 | 12:03 pm

How other spending obscures the fiscal cliff – Watchdog.org


Watchdog.org

How other spending obscures the fiscal cliff
Watchdog.org
Imagine you have ten accounts you allocate your paycheck to every month. At bill time, you take money from two of these accounts–call them your traditional accounts–to pay your bills. One day, your paycheck suddenly plunges and you don't have enough …

Posted on 24 March 2015 | 7:43 pm

Community Health Centers Face Fiscal Cliff – HealthLeaders Media


Community Health Centers Face Fiscal Cliff
HealthLeaders Media
It won't take a Supreme Court ruling for Congress to act on refunding. For all their collective faults, the people elected to Congress keenly understand their districts, and all of their districts have community health centers. When someone says, "our

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Posted on 19 March 2015 | 12:57 am

Quick Chord: Thoughts End Now, Losing Season, and Fiscal Cliff – The Weekender


Quick Chord: Thoughts End Now, Losing Season, and Fiscal Cliff
The Weekender
Fun fact: The members of Thoughts End Now throw house shows every few months at guitarist Jerrod's house to help the local scene thrive. They said “It's a really cool way to connect with the kids that come out and other bands.” Find them: …

Posted on 17 March 2015 | 2:34 pm

The Fiscal Cliff: Is It a Problem or a Solution? – FX Empire


The Fiscal Cliff: Is It a Problem or a Solution?
FX Empire
On December 31, 2012, the phrase “The Fiscal Cliff” began dominating different forex investors' forums. Many economists, government agencies, as well as traders, are going all over the place as they suggest that when it comes to their fate in foreign …

Posted on 9 March 2015 | 2:34 pm

China Technocrats Driving Off Fiscal Cliff At Full Speed – Forbes


China Technocrats Driving Off Fiscal Cliff At Full Speed
Forbes
Amid concerns that China's central government is not spending sufficient sums to rescue the economy, Finance Minister Lou Jiwei on Thursday provided detail about the country's budget for this year. The deficit, from figures he released, will amount to

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Posted on 9 March 2015 | 9:01 am

Liquidity evaporates in China as ‘fiscal cliff’ nears – Telegraph.co.uk


Telegraph.co.uk

Liquidity evaporates in China as 'fiscal cliff' nears
Telegraph.co.uk
China cannot easily crank up monetary stimulus to cushion the fiscal shock because the "efficiency" of credit has collapsed. The economy is saturated. Extra growth generated by each extra yuan of loans has dropped from a ratio of 0.8 to 0.2 since 2008.

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Posted on 4 March 2015 | 10:38 pm

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Sonic Doubles Earnings Per Share for Second Fiscal Quarter of 2015

Sonic Corp. , the nation’s largest chain of drive-in restaurants, today announced results for the second fiscal quarter ended February 28, 2015.

Posted on 24 March 2015 | 8:01 pm

Shoe Carnival Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2014 Financial Results

Shoe Carnival, Inc. a leading retailer of moderately priced footwear and accessories, today reported results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended January 31,

Posted on 18 March 2015 | 8:05 pm

Village lays out capital improvements through '20

Marble Cliff Fiscal Officer Cindy McKay presented a five-year plan for capital-improvement projects at Village Council's meeting Monday, March 16.

Posted on 18 March 2015 | 4:39 pm

How Falling Oil Prices Are Hindering Iraq’s Ability to Fight Islamic State

Clobbered by falling oil prices, Iraq is headed over a fiscal cliff, unable to make critical investments needed to keep its oil flowing and still pay the skyrocketing costs of fighting Islamic State extremists, according to government officials.

Posted on 13 March 2015 | 7:38 pm

Tip/Conference to Examine How Fiscal Policy Uncertainty Shapes the Economy

A research conference, to be held on April 7-8, 2015 in Washington DC, aims to explore how uncertainty manifests in fiscal policy, and exactly how that uncertainty can shape the real economy.

Posted on 11 March 2015 | 1:50 pm

Why the Beltway showdown over Homeland Security is a nothingburger

Just when we needed some excitement, there’s another great fiscal showdown in Washington.

Posted on 9 March 2015 | 2:32 am

China Technocrats Driving Off Fiscal Cliff At Full Speed

Chinese spending is up briskly, and so are deficits.

Posted on 9 March 2015 | 12:24 am

China's finance minister flags wider fiscal deficit as economy cools

By Koh Gui Qing and Judy Hua BEIJING (Reuters) – China will pursue an expansionary fiscal policy this year to prevent its economy from stalling, Finance Minister Lou Jiwei said on Friday as he assured investors that authorities are keeping an eye on heavily-indebted local governments. Asked how China would manage its rising debt levels as its economy loses steam, Lou said the country has to …

Posted on 6 March 2015 | 8:32 am

China's finmin flags wider fiscal deficit as economy cools

China will pursue an expansionary fiscal policy this year to prevent its economy from stalling, Finance Minister Lou Jiwei said on Friday as he assured investors that authorities are keeping an eye on heavily-indebted local governments. Asked how China would manage its rising debt levels as its economy loses steam, Lou said the country has to balance the need to deleverage without pushing the …

Posted on 6 March 2015 | 8:31 am

Liquidity evaporates in China as 'fiscal cliff' nears

Unless China changes course, it is set to tighten fiscal policy by 5.5pc of GDP this year, five times Britain's austerity dose annually since the Lehman crisis

Posted on 4 March 2015 | 10:13 pm