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    Fiscal Policy: All You Need To Know About the Federal Budget Process

    Sep 27, 13 • 574 Views • Economic Debates, Economic History, Government, Macroeconomic Measurement, Regulation, Thinking EconomicallyNo Comments

    The story of a government shutdown is really all about a budget process. We have a President who submits a budget to the Congress each year. We have a Congress that has to agree on 12 appropriations bills that establish spending priorities and fund federal...