Jan 27, 2012 Federal spending on defense could soon be drawn back, and private companies that make military equipment will have to look elsewhere for customers.
Dec 15, 2011 If the euro collapses, Britain's economy could shrink by up to 8 percent. That could have a big effect on the country's defense spending.
Dec 9, 2011 We talk to one of our Washington reporters about what happened in the news this week.
Nov 22, 2011 According to preliminary polls, the average American may not be as worried about the failure of the super committee to reach a deal as some would think.
Nov 22, 2011 Congressional leaders had been counting on the super committee to deal with a lot of spending and tax issues in the short-term.
Nov 22, 2011 Credit ratings agencies don't seem to be phased by the super committee failure, in large part because the U.S. dollar and bond markets are still strong compared to Europe and China.
Nov 22, 2011 We speak to Diane Lim Rogers, chief economist at the Concord Coalition, about some of the positives that could come out of the super committee failure.
Nov 22, 2011 In delaying a budget cut solution, the super committee has put off decisions on Social Security payroll tax cuts, unemployment benefits for Americans, and other tools that could affect your family.
Nov 29, 2011 We speak to the President of Panama Ricardo Martinelli about how the debt crises in the U.S. and Europe are affecting his country, and how Panama is continuing to grow. Reporter Mitchell Hartman shows us one place that was shaken to its core by the housing crisis. And what does the OWN network need to do to succeed?