Oct 2, 2013 Bank executives head to the White House to discuss the government shutdown and efforts to raise the federal debt ceiling. How much influence do the bankers have?
Oct 1, 2013 But failure by Congress to raise the debt ceiling would get a much stronger reaction than we're seeing this morning.
Sep 27, 2013 Whenever debates over the budget rage in Washington, leaders can't help but say the government should balance their budget as well as a household. But that analogy might not always hold water.
Sep 27, 2013 The housing market is showing positive signs with prices climbing back up. But is now the time to buy?
May 6, 2015 The government is considering raising the debt ceiling -- again. But what exactly is the debt ceiling: Watch an explainer to understand what's at stake and what it means for you and me.
Sep 26, 2013 If Congress fails to raise the debt limit, the next question is how to pay the bills.
Sep 25, 2013 The U.S. cannot pinpoint just when it will hit its debt limit, and while a giant unexpected expense could cause a problem, it's revenues that make the deadline tough to figure out.
Sep 25, 2013 The 2013 government shutdown looms on Tuesday. But if the government closes its doors, shouldn't it cost taxpayers less?
Sep 23, 2013 How will the markets react to another government shutdown deadline?
Sep 19, 2013 But there's a catch.