Topics Income & Wealth Inequality Have income and wealth inequality increased? Does it matter? Debt & Deficits When will we feel the consequences of all this free money? The federal govt. for decades spends more than it taxes-- my household would implode if we behaved that way. How can this continue? Minimum Wage Do minimum wage laws help household income more than they cause job losses? Taxes & Spending How are my taxes spent and who pays them (breakdown from individuals, businesses, etc.)? What funding does my community receive from the federal govt and what do we pay in federal taxes? Health Care Economics What is the best overall structure to provide affordable healthcare: government run, private fee for service, some combination?