Many tax breaks are government spending by another name. But tax breaks don't get the scrutiny that direct spending does.
Harold Camping had prophesied that the world as we know it would end today. But the time has come and gone, and "The Rapture" has not occurred.
The government should subsidize health insurance through refundable tax credits, not by writing checks directly to everybody over 67 years old
Neither Boehner nor Stewart can recognize certain preferences in the tax code for what they really are – spending.
Dunkin' Donuts IPO announced. But private owners of parent company won't say when, or how many shares will be created for the Baskin-Robbins and Dunkin' Donuts IPO.
Retirement planning by this mother includes buying a second home and renting it out. Is that wise retirement planning? See question No. 5 in this reader mailbag.
A '60 Minutes' report alleges that Greg Mortenson, author of 'Three Cups of Tea,' may have fabricated some elements of his memoir about building schools in Afghanistan and Pakistan. Mortenson is defending his work.