The bill gained bipartisan support and passed Wednesday 62 to 36. Among other things, the measure extends popular tax breaks for companies that take part in high-tech job creation.
03/10/2010 08:05 pm
Belt-tightening by state and local governments offset almost all of President Obama's stimulus spending, according to a recent study.
03/10/2010 05:23 pm
If Millennials realize they're going to have to pay the fiscal price for baby boomers' sins, they might choose to leave the US for more financially friendly locations.
03/10/2010 12:01 pm
Instead of collecting eventually 19 percent of gross domestic product, his plan would generate less than 17 percent, according to the Tax Policy Center.
03/10/2010 10:26 am
The distribution of more than $400 billion in federal spending is determined by census data. An analysis released Tuesday looks at which states get the most money per capita.
03/09/2010 08:56 am
Under Obama's healthcare reform, subsidies, access to health exchanges, and some cost control add up to a win for most small business.
03/06/2010 02:05 am
House and Senate still have to work out tough issues on healthcare reform, including funding and abortion. The devil could be in the details – including 'fixes' House members want made to the Senate bill.
03/05/2010 07:45 pm
Congress and ordinary Americans debate whether Obama's healthcare plan will reduce costs or increase them.
03/04/2010 06:27 pm
President Obama says he is 'exploring' four Republican healthcare ideas from last week's summit, in a bow to bipartisanship seen largely as a public relations move.
03/02/2010 04:51 pm
Members of the U.S Congress are uniting to combat medical fraud.
02/26/2010 11:20 am