May 29, 2012 A poll this weekend shows Greek voters support politicians who favor the EU bailout of Greece. Elections earlier this month rattled the markets when voters came out in favor of political groups that opposed the bailout and austerity.
May 23, 2012 After forcing President Hosni Mubarak from office in the Arab Spring uprising last year, Egyptians are lining up today to vote for their next President. Local businesses hope the election will boost tourism to Eygpt.
May 23, 2012 It's a historic day for the country. Journalist Amira Ahmed talks about the atmosphere in Egypt right now.
May 4, 2012 This weekend, voters in both France and Greece will go to the polls, and the expectation is that they'll be in a bit of an anti-austerity mood. One clue came yesterday in the U.K. where voters delivered big losses to the ruling Conservative party.
Apr 12, 2012 More than a year after the revolt that toppled Tunisia’s ruler, Zine al Abidine Ben Ali, discontent is rising because of poverty and unemployment.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Mar 19, 2012 After turning down a similar package in June, Egypt goes back to the International Monetary Fund for help as its economy weaken and interest rates increase.
Feb 28, 2012 We look back at three big economic issues that have swayed elections in recent memory.
May 3, 2012 It's our first (and probably last) edition of PAC Name Fever, the super PAC name game where you decide whether they're real or fake.
Feb 8, 2012 Is that a Super PAC or a Britney Spears movie? Marvel over this list of the most obscure Super PAC names and create your own with the Super PAC Name Generator from WNYC