• US Policy
Fri June 21, 2019

The quiet discussions between the U.S. Congress and the White House about the upcoming fiscal cliff ended last week with no deal and no date to meet again, a not particularly auspicious beginning. Congressional leaders, senior White House staff and the Treasury Secretary met to...

White House
  • US Policy
Fri June 14, 2019

Congress-White House Fiscal Cliff Discussions Underway

Under the radar, the U.S. Congress and the White House have begun quiet discussions on trying to avoid the fiscal cliff that lies down the road this fall for the federal government. The Feds are facing a triple monetary threat: a need to raise the government’s debt ceiling; pass a...