Budget | Washington Week

Washington Week

Award-winning reporting and analysis

Budget

From the Vault

Tensions Between President Nixon and Congress

Air Date: 
February 2, 1973
Early in 1973, despite Richard Nixon's landslide re-election just two months earlier, tensions were mounting between the President and the Democratic Congress. In fact, Mr. Nixon chose not to deliver a State of the Union address that year and instead sent a written message to Congress.
From the Vault

Cutting the Deficit in 1993

Air Date: 
May 14, 1993
The issue of cutting the deficit was front and center in the spring of 1993. And the issues then seem to be the same as they are now.
  •  
Subscribe to Budget