In a landmark Idaho case, the Justice Department forced a group of doctors to accept government price controls.
05/31/2010 09:15 am
The ouster of Bob Bennett, a conservative and influential Republican senator from Utah, speaks volumes about voter sentiment.
05/28/2010 10:10 am
The US debt clock reached $13 trillion this week. America's demographic clock will make it harder to pare it back.
05/27/2010 06:55 pm
The American Jobs and Closing Tax Loopholes Act would extend 70 expiring subsidies at a cost of $28.5 billion over the next two years.
05/26/2010 03:57 pm
As the world starts to focus on its debt crisis, Greece's financial woes may presage problems to come in Europe and the United States – with implications for your bank account and stock portfolio.
05/26/2010 11:10 am
US presidents have long tried to obtain some form of line-item veto power. Obama's proposal could help eliminate pork-barrel projects, but it would also mark a big change in the balance of powers.
05/24/2010 03:08 pm
A new online exercise from the Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget lets you play your hand at reducing national debt.
05/21/2010 05:57 pm
Americans love politicians that enable them to shun personal responsibility and remain in that state of denial.
05/21/2010 04:01 pm
The GOP Senate campaign chief answered questions at an April 29 Monitor Breakfast in Washington about upcoming 2010 Senate races.
05/20/2010 06:33 pm
The joining of the Conservatives' "big society" concept and the Liberal Democrats' power-distribution ideas may help this British coalition overcome their differences.
05/19/2010 04:56 pm