Jan 24, 2013 Three big employers dependent on defense spending, Raytheon, Lockheed Martin and General Dynamic all expect cuts to their contracting services.
Jan 18, 2013 Wealthy, poor and in-between residents tell us how shrinking government would affect their personal finances
Jan 16, 2013 The governor of California discusses state budgets and California's fiscal prospects heading into 2013.
Dec 31, 2012 Defense contractors are already cutting back as the war in Afghanistan winds down.
Dec 5, 2012 Emory University students took over a hallway in an administration building yesterday to protest a reorganization announced at the Atlanta private college that will close several departments and degree programs.
Nov 30, 2012 If a deal isn't reached on the fiscal cliff, the Defense Department faces half-a-trillion dollars worth of cuts across the board. So why can't lawmakers come to an agreement?
Sep 28, 2012 You've heard warnings about the economic disaster that could happen if Congress fails to avoid a fiscal cliff. But what is the fiscal cliff anyway? Sr. Producer Paddy Hirsch enlists the support of his friends Thelma and Louise in this three-minute explanation.
Sep 27, 2012 Today the government of Spain is expected to lay out yet another new budget with even more cuts in it.
Sep 28, 2012 Contractors say 'fiscal cliff' could force layoffs; legal deadline for pink slips looms
Sep 13, 2012 The parent company of Airbus, EADS, is in merger talks with the continent's biggest defense contractor, BAE systems. That could put U.S. leaders Boeing and Lockheed Martin playing a little defense themselves.