Statement from Ryan Schoenike, Co-founder & Executive Director:
“We applaud the efforts of Senator Patty Murray (D-Wash.) and Representative Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) to reach a bipartisan budget agreement that would avoid another government shutdown. The deal announced today rightly rolls back a portion of the nonsensical sequester budget cuts, offset by increases in government revenue.
“However, by failing to... Read More
Truth in Accounting, a non-partisan organization that works to promote fair and accurate government financial reports, recently released their 2012 Financial State of the States analysis. According to the report, states still have nearly $1.3 trillion of debt despite 49 of them operating with balanced budget requirements. Many use clever accounting... Read More
The following op-ed appeared in the Northside Sun (Jackson, MS) on December 5, 2013:
My peers and I who entered the workforce during and after the Great Recession have a unique perspective on American government, especially when we cannot find work or fear... Read More