Obama began Thursday's healthcare summit by asking lawmakers to 'focus on where we agree.' But some tense exchanges, including with former campaign opponent John McCain, showed limited success on the bipartisan front.
02/25/2010 03:20 pm
We may be on the road to ruin, but too many people are enjoying the ride.
02/23/2010 10:41 am
Former Rep. Tom Davis rates the GOP's chances at retaking the House '50/50.' Retaking control of the Senate was 'not impossible,' he said at a Monitor Breakfast today.
02/22/2010 02:25 pm
This debut novel sets an old-fashioned Gothic tale amid the ‘eternal snow’ of Wisconsin.
02/21/2010 05:30 am
With a high-speed passenger rail network proposed for the US, companies are gearing up to build the equipment on American soil.
02/19/2010 06:39 pm
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Only 63,000 of the jobs directly created or saved by the stimulus bill last year were clean-energy jobs. That number should rise, economists say.
02/18/2010 06:24 pm
States' pension woes only have grown worse in the past year, a new study by the Pew Center for the States finds. This problem can't be laid at the door of the recession.
02/18/2010 04:35 pm
A Pew study finds a $1 trillion gap in state obligations for pensions and health benefits of government workers. Rather than a federal bailout, many states need to follow the reforms of more frugal states.
02/18/2010 02:49 pm
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