In a war of words, is the US best served by focusing on income inequality or equality of opportunity? Robert Reich argues that income inequality is limiting opportunity and helping to grow poverty across the country.
A feistier President Obama has emerged as he makes the case for his jobs bill. But will campaigning for a plan that faces dim prospects with Republicans be enough to save his presidency?
A bipartisan poll released Monday finds that a majority of Americans believe global warming is happening and want the US government to act. The Senate will discuss a global warming bill Tuesday.
The week has shown perils for Obama in running against the new GOP ticket.