politics

 

Dark Money Fueling Climate Change Propaganda

10:33 am, June 20, 2014

Why are people still skeptical about climate change?

 

Big Hidden Tax Could Hit Home Short-Sellers

8:15 am, June 19, 2014

Partisan political wrangling is holding up extension of a popular tax break designed to help down-on-their-luck homeowners.

 

Iraq and Afghanistan Wars Have Cost $75,000 Per American Household

10:17 am, June 13, 2014

Can the U.S. afford yet another war in Iraq?

 

The Bitter Truth About Money and Politics In Your Daily Life

9:02 am, April 11, 2014

Does McCutcheon show the truth behind campaign finance and political corruption?

 

19 Surprisingly Critical Thoughts on Money from U.S. Presidents

7:32 am, February 17, 2014

We expect populism from certain famous U.S. presidents, but it can be jarring to read an indictment of capitalism from Jefferson or Lincoln.

 

Post-White House Welfare Kings: Business Bonanzas and Taxpayer Swag for Ex-Presidents

4:10 pm, February 13, 2014

Ex-presidents get cushy benefits from taxpayers while they pursue lucrative private sector opportunities. What's wrong with this picture?

 

The Debt Ceiling: America's Zombie Politics

11:00 am, February 06, 2014

On Friday the U.S. will enter its second debt limit crisis in less than six months. It's time to get rid of this outdated and destructive limit.

 

Congress Expands Farm Subsidies, Cuts Food Stamps

11:55 am, February 05, 2014

Should the poor starve?

 

How Rich Is Congress? Most Lawmakers Are Now Millionaires

2:09 pm, January 10, 2014

A new study finds that, for the first time, a majority of the members of Congress have $1 million or more.

 

Sebelius's Obamacare Tech Nightmare

4:39 pm, October 30, 2013

The committee hearing is marred by partisanship.

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