Business

Biden to Propose $6 Trillion Budget to Boost Middle Class and Infrastructure

The president’s plans to invest in infrastructure, education, health care and more would push federal spending to its highest sustained levels since World War II. By Jim Tankersley WASHINGTON — President Biden will propose a $6 trillion budget on Friday that would take the United States to its highest sustained levels of federal spending since […]

Analysis & Comment

Opinion | Helping Kids Is a Very Good Idea

Republicans won’t support the Democrats’ proposal, but they should. By Paul Krugman Opinion Columnist Some things about American politics are completely predictable, even in a time of insurrection and QAnon craziness. Anyone who has been paying attention over the past decade knew that as soon as a Democrat took the White House, Republicans would instantly […]