How the U.S. Government Amassed $31 Trillion in Debt

WASHINGTON — America’s debt is now six times what it was at the start of the 21st century. It is the largest it has been, compared with the size of…

Trump Added $7.8 Trillion To The National Debt And Republicans Didn’t Say A Word

Republicans in the House and Senate helped Trump add trillions in debt that will weigh down the economy for years without asking for spending cuts. In January 2021, ProPublica reported:…

Apple has lost $1 trillion in market cap in a year

CNN  —  Apple’s market cap fell below $2 trillion in trading Tuesday for the first time since early 2021 and one year to the day after the company became the…

Global entertainment & media revenues surge to $2.3 trillion; virtual reality sees 36% growth as gaming and esports are on pace to become a $324 billion business: PwC

NEW YORK, June 22, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The global entertainment & media (E&M) industry surged ahead last year, strongly outpacing overall global economic growth.  Following a pandemic-related 2.3% decline in…

U.S. National Debt Tops $30 Trillion as Borrowing Surged

WASHINGTON — America’s gross national debt topped $30 trillion for the first time on Tuesday, an ominous fiscal milestone that underscores the fragile nature of the country’s long-term economic health…

What Does Apple’s $3 Trillion Valuation Mean?

This article is part of the On Tech newsletter. Here is a collection of past columns. $3,000,000,000,000. That was (briefly) the total value of Apple’s stock on Monday. It was…

How the $4 Trillion Flood of Covid Relief Is Funding the Future

Infrastructure, conjuring as it does images of potholes and rusted water pipes, generally goes missed politicians would fairly be involved with chopping ribbons than keeping units. Paradoxically, that has intended…

Biden taps Mitch Landrieu to oversee implementation of $1 trillion infrastructure bill

Landrieu’s part underscores the substantial effort that officials say it will consider to enact the significant piece of legislation, which is the first of its kind in a long time.…

House Democrats Make History By Passing $1.2 Trillion Infrastructure Bill

Home Democrats, after an whole day of negotiation, handed the infrastructure monthly bill that will now be signed by President Biden. The closing vote was 228-206. 13 Republicans joined with…

House Passes $1 Trillion Infrastructure Bill, Putting Social Policy Bill on Hold

But if liberal Democrats from harmless seats ended up dug in on their formidable social welfare and climate change bill, individuals from swing districts were plainly spooked. Between the Democrats…