Friday, October 31st, 2014

All stories featuring Kent Conrad

Fact-checking the federal budget fight

A deadline looms for the federal budget on Friday, with even more deadlines to come.

Checking facts on the deficit commission

A proposal to reduce the deficit drew fire from economist Paul Krugman on This Week with Christiane Amanpour.

Looking for some truth about the federal budget

On the heels of a draft recommendation from the president's deficit advisory panel, we check the accuracy of several claims about spending and taxes.