The stimulus bill has $6 billion to expand broadband access. But who can do it soonest vs. best?
Major job cuts announced this week add urgency to the bill as it nears a House vote.
Will Obama be able to get most US forces out in 16 months?
Advocates for nonprofit aid agencies hope they'll get some help in the economic stimulus package.
On Thursday he named George Mitchell as a special envoy, and he has already signaled that the US will reengage the region.
It was deft. It was dignified. It also aimed to lower Americans’ expectations for better times soon.
He plans to shore up America’s stumbling economy and address pressing issues on the international front.
Losses on mortgage debt, followed by recession woes such as corporate bankruptcies and rising defaults on credit cards, delivered a one-two punch.