Taggato: Deficit

Gang Of Six Hones Deficit Reduction Plan

Gang Of Six Hones Deficit Reduction Plan

WASHINGTON — A bipartisan group of six senators is closing in on what could represent the best chance for tackling a deficit crisis that has forced the government to borrow more than 40 cents of every dollar it spends.Their plan, still a wo…

Steve Schwarzman: Even Rich Americans Need To ‘Give Something Up’ To Narrow Deficit (VIDEO)

Steve Schwarzman: Even Rich Americans Need To ‘Give Something Up’ To Narrow Deficit (VIDEO)

The billionaire who last year compared Obama’s attempts to raise taxes on private equity firms with Hitler’s invasion of Poland, on Monday said even rich Americans will have to “give something up” to help narrow the deficit.In response to a …

Barack Obama Debt Reduction Plans Run Into Economic Reality

Barack Obama Debt Reduction Plans Run Into Economic Reality

LOS ANGELES — President Barack Obama headed west to sell his big picture deficit-reduction plan. But many people are waiting for a quick fix to their own economic problems caused chiefly by persistent unemployment and the crippled hous…

National Debt: GOP, Democrats Both Helped In Driving Deficit Sky High

National Debt: GOP, Democrats Both Helped In Driving Deficit Sky High

WASHINGTON — Two centuries after America’s birth, the national debt was a bit under $1 trillion when Ronald Reagan took office in 1981. Just three decades later, it has soared above $14 trillion, and accusations of blame are flying. Bo…

Obama To Lay Out Spending Plan To Reduce Federal Budget Deficit

Obama To Lay Out Spending Plan To Reduce Federal Budget Deficit

WASHINGTON — A top White House political and economic adviser says President Obama will lay out new plans this week to reduce the federal deficit.Obama adviser David Plouffe, speaking Sunday on NBC’s “Meet the Press,” says Obama plans …

Paul Ryan’s Budget Proposal: Analysis Of The Numbers

Paul Ryan’s Budget Proposal: Analysis Of The Numbers

WASHINGTON — The big numbers from Paul Ryan’s budget: It will reduce spending by $6.2 trillion over the next decade and reduce the deficit by $4.4 trillion. It also cuts the top income tax rate by nearly a third, from 35 percent to 25 per…

Conti in rosso per il Twiga di Briatore. Lasciano i soci Lippi e Brosio

Conti in rosso per il Twiga di Briatore. Lasciano i soci Lippi e Brosio

MARINA DI PIETRASANTA – Conti in rosso per Il Twiga, il celebre locale di Briatore&C. in Versilia. Secondo le indiscrezioni, il suo deficit per i primi nove mesi dello scorso anno supererebbe il milione...

Apnea notturna: restringendo il cervello lo lascia senza aria

Apnea notturna: restringendo il cervello lo lascia senza aria

L’apnea notturna puo’ danneggiare il cervello ma la buona notizia e’ che il danno e’ reversibile se il paziente segue la terapia per questo problema che ‘toglie il fiato’ di notte e ‘affama’ il...