It’s Official: Federal Debt Will Never Be Paid

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And the implosion is coming.

Fiscal Cliff: Democrats Fiddle While Nation Burns

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Even if a deal is reached, the entitlement fix is already in.

A New Era of Responsibility?

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President’s proposed 2011 budget is a fiscal sham.

Obama’s Budget Blame Game

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The president blames his predecessor for his own fiscal profligacy.

Obama unveils $3.83T budget with massive deficits – AP

WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama sent Congress a $3.83 trillion budget on Monday that would pour more money into the fight against high unemployment, boost taxes on the wealthy and freeze spending for a wide swath of government programs. The deficit for this year would surge to a record-breaking $1.56 trillion, topping last year’s then […]

Budget Deficit to Reach $1.35 Trillion for 2010 – WSJ.com

Congressional experts pegged the 2010 U.S. budget deficit at $1.35 trillion, a slight improvement from the $1.38 trillion estimate in August, but the overall picture of the government’s finances remains bleak, according to the annual report released Tuesday. The Congressional Budget Office said the government will run an aggregate deficit of almost $6 trillion during […]

Congress raises debt ceiling to $12.4 trillion – AP

The Senate voted Thursday to raise the ceiling on the government debt to $12.4 trillion, a massive increase over the current limit and a political problem that President Barack Obama has promised to address next year. The Senate’s rare Christmas Eve vote, 60-39, follows House passage last week and raises the debt ceiling by $290 […]

Fiddling While Treasury Burns – by Vasko Kohlmayer

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The Democrats’ latest spending outrage.

Michael Fumento: Where did all the warming go? – Washington Times

It’s the science scandal of the year. A thousand e-mails and 2,000 other documents were swiped from the server of Britain’s Climate Research Unit at East Anglia University and posted on the Web. Many were truly embarrassing to the writers, while others have been quoted out of context and falsely used as “proof” global warming […]

Standing with Obama – by Jamie Weinstein

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Why the conservatives should back the president on Afghanistan.