What Is The Government Doing? --quiz--

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Government Quizzes & Trivia

A quiz testing your knowledge on what the government is doing to decrease the federal deficit.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who is trying to create a bipartisan commission to help stop the deficit?
    • A. 

      George W. Bush

    • B. 

      Barack Obama

    • C. 

      Bill Clinton

    • D. 

      Millard Fillmore

  • 2. 
    Kent Conrad and Judd __________ tried to create a commission but failed.
  • 3. 
    • A. 

      A new law enacted by Congress.

    • B. 

      A new law enacted by Congress that requires bills with large amounts of spending to.include measures that will counter this spending.

    • C. 

      A and B

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 4. 
    The commission was tasked with lowering the deficit to ____% of GDP
  • 5. 
    How often will the commission meet with Congress for decreasing the deficit?
    • A. 

      Every fiscal month

    • B. 

      Every fiscal week

    • C. 

      Every fiscal year