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US Budget Deficit

The landscape of the United States' fiscal policy presents a complex picture of economic challenges and opportunities. As we navigate through budget deficits, taxation equity, social program funding, and debt servicing challenges, a comprehensive understanding emerges. This narrative sheds light on the balance required to sustain the nation's economic health while striving for social justice …

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Official portrait of former United States President Barack Obama and his wife and daughters.

Did Malia Obama Cash a $1.2 Million Check?

A headline about former First Daughter Malia Obama (archived here) depositing a suspiciously large check got a lot of traction on social media in June 2019: However, this story is suspect for two reasons. First, it contains little beyond a provocative headline, a photograph, and a few lines of text: Malia Obama cashed a check for …

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