Jul 15, 2014 Governing by crisis makes the federal government wasteful and inefficient.
Mar 31, 2014 The Senate Finance Committee thinks about bringing back expired tax breaks. And a look at the safety and costs of in vitro births.
Dec 16, 2013 The United Nations is launching its largest appeal ever for humanitarian aid to Syrians.
Nov 18, 2013 Founder and former CEO of Blackwater, Erik Prince says "I'm done keeping quiet" about the War on Terror.
Nov 13, 2013 516,000 acres in Afghanistan are dedicated to growing opium poppies.
Oct 4, 2013 For personal purposes, there is a difference between 'good debt' and 'bad debt' -- but can the government make the same distinction?
Sep 30, 2013 The office established as the temporary oversight agency for Iraq reconstruction will cease operations.
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 26, 2013 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 It turns out the government can do more with Big Data than just spy -- they can use it to save money, too.