A Brief History of the U.S. Debt Ceiling

A Brief History of the U.S. Debt Ceiling

The United States Treasury Department announced on January 19 that the government has reached its limit for the amount of money it is authorized to borrow. According to Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen, extraordinary measures are being taken to ensure solvability and...

Reminding Your Leaders to Protect the Vulnerable

How can pastors and other religious leaders address the U.S. national deficit and fiscal policy without resorting to partisan labeling? We could begin with Scriptures, where many Christians look for guidance, and remind our congregants and the wider public that the...