Author Archives: Staff

Don’t get rid of the debt limit without real reforms

Writing today in Rare, Institute research manager Jake Grant takes on a dangerous notion coming from Treasury Secretary Jack Lew last week. While correctly diagnosing serious problems with the debt limit process, Secretary Lew misses the mark in implying it … Continue reading

First debate to cover spending and debt

Wednesday night, the major party Presidential candidates will face off for the final time, and for the first time, fiscal conservatives will get a chance to hear about some of the most important issues facing our country. The first two … Continue reading

First Presidential Debate Tonight: Will Spending be on the Agenda?

  The long-awaited Presidential debate season kicks off tonight as Republican Presidential nominee Donald Trump squares off against the Democratic nominee, Hillary Clinton. The debate will take place at 9:00 PM at Hofstra University in New York, where both candidates … Continue reading