Matthew Housiaux

Matthew Housiaux

Reporter, The Kiplinger Letter
Housiaux covers the White House and state and local government for The Kiplinger Letter. Before joining Kiplinger in June 2016, he lived in Sioux Falls, SD, where he was the forum editor of Augustana University's student newspaper, the Mirror. He also contributed stories to the Borgen Project, a Seattle-based nonprofit focused on raising awareness of global poverty. He earned a B.A. in history and journalism from Augustana University.
Kiplinger's Economic Outlooks
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Economic Forecasts

Kiplinger's Economic Outlooks

Regularly updated insights on the economy’s next moves.
June 10, 2022
Airline Industry Set for COVID Comeback, But It Will Be a Slow Climb
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Travel

Airline Industry Set for COVID Comeback, But It Will Be a Slow Climb

The Kiplinger Letter forecasts leisure travel will soar past business travel, but air travel demand won't reach pre-pandemic levels until as late as 2…
February 12, 2021
17 States That Will Gain or Lose Electoral-College Votes After the 2020 Census
Politics

17 States That Will Gain or Lose Electoral-College Votes After the 2020 Census

Every 10 years, the 435 seats in the House of Representatives are re-assigned based on the results of the U.S. Census. And that has huge implications …
October 29, 2020
7 Ways the Pandemic Will Change Big U.S. Cities
Economic Forecasts

7 Ways the Pandemic Will Change Big U.S. Cities

Historically, pandemics transform cities.
May 20, 2020
9 Ways COVID-19 Will Change the 2020 Elections
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Politics

9 Ways COVID-19 Will Change the 2020 Elections

The 2020 election will be like no other in history, as the COVID-19 pandemic will upend the business of politics as usual.
April 21, 2020
Health Insurance Options Exist for the Newly Unemployed
insurance

Health Insurance Options Exist for the Newly Unemployed

Special enrollment periods for Obamacare plans and expanded Medicaid coverage will help people who are suddenly out of work because of the coronavirus…
April 17, 2020
What's Next For Health Care, Trump's Agenda?
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What's Next For Health Care, Trump's Agenda?

Don't be surprised if the president's other top priorities get pushed back to 2018 and beyond.
March 24, 2017
Big Changes for Social Security? Don't Hold Your Breath
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Big Changes for Social Security? Don't Hold Your Breath

Proposals from Clinton and Trump will be helpful in shaping reform down the road.
July 20, 2016
9 Surprising Places Robots Will Soon Turn Up
Technology

9 Surprising Places Robots Will Soon Turn Up

Robots working in factories, on the battle field, in hostage situations and in many other places are commonplace today.
March 17, 2016