In the State of the Union address, President Obama should have been more concrete about how to reduce debt.
01/26/2011 11:17 am
State of the Union speech disappoints policymakers.
01/26/2011 08:31 am
Tax deductions for charitable giving mean the rich can fund their pet causes while the government loses vital tax revenue. This loophole effectively takes the public good out of the hands of voter-elected representatives and subjects it to the whims of wealthy donors.
01/24/2011 03:03 pm
As long as the European Central Bank (ECB) sells other assets, its purchase of government bonds won't cause inflation.
01/24/2011 01:58 pm
California's governor is giving local governments some tough love.
01/24/2011 12:02 pm
Tax preparation expert accused of avoiding paying his own New York state taxes.
01/24/2011 09:31 am
Health-care reform raises federal spending over the next 10 years. But because the law also raises taxes, it trims the deficit.
01/22/2011 08:20 pm
Democrats and Republicans agree that today's tax system hinders job growth. But tax reform efforts come as many House Republicans also push for $2.5 trillion in spending cuts in next decade.
01/21/2011 11:29 am
The FBI announced the biggest anti-Mafia operation in its history Thursday. In all, 127 people allegedly linked to the mob were arrested. Here are the stories of four of the biggest mobsters ever arrested.
01/20/2011 05:31 pm
Corporate tax reform is needed, but some companies would still get the short end of the tax stick.
01/20/2011 04:39 pm