Consumer spending is responsible for more than two-thirds of U.S. economic output.
Government budgets reflect the priorities of policymakers.
Taxes play an essential role in the functioning of modern society. Their primary goal is to fund government operations. But their role goes well beyond that.
Americans’ retirement income comes from several sources. For most, Social Security income is the foundation of financial security in retirement.
In twenty-first century America, millions of people are living longer.