CBO projects that from 2020 to 2030, annual real GDP will be 3.4 percent lower, on average, than it projected in January. The annual unemployment rate, which was projected to average 4.2 percent, is now projected to average 6.1 percent.
We have to reduce wasteful spending. If the DOD cannot balance their books, they should not be allowed to spend this much.
S. 4049 would authorize appropriations totaling $736.9 billion over the 2021-2025 period. Almost all of that amount, $731.2 billion, would be specifically authorized for 2021 for the military functions of the Department of Defense (DoD) and the atomic energy defense activities of the Department of Energy. CBO estimates that appropriation of the authorized amounts would result in outlays of $712.0 billion over the 2021-2025 period.
As reported by the Senate Committee on Armed Services on June 23, 2020
In the world ranking of the most competitive economies in the world, Canada managed to get into the top 10 positions and for the first time in history, it has surpassed the United States.
Obama was right about North Korea. Donald Trump did not listen. During this pandemic, Kim is pondering his next moves. He has already destroyed the meeting place on the border where North and South Korea would meet.
Lawyers for some of the defendants in a lawsuit over 2017’s deadly Unite the Right rally accuse their own clients and former clients of impeding the discovery process.
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No wonder #BLM is in the streets.
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Now we are supposed to believe that Joe Biden got an endorsement from bin Laden?
The right wing lunatics will be repeating this for years.