Federal Spending

The federal government is expected to spend nearly $4 trillion in the 2016 fiscal year, despite raising only $3.3 trillion in revenue.

Each year, Business Forward helps local business leaders advise Congress on how to allocate taxpayer dollars and manage our national debt. They have also argued against the increasingly common threat of government shutdowns. Shutdowns, even the threat of a shutdown, can discourage business investment and hiring.

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