Feb 28, 2013 Some federal employees stand to lose as much as 20 percent of their wages because of the sequester.
Feb 27, 2013 Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke has warned members of Congress that the sequester's spending cuts, which kick in on Friday, will harm the already fragile economic recovery.
Feb 27, 2013 Elected officials in Connecticut want Facebook to take Sandy Hook conspiracy theorist pages down; Facebook says no -- but points out that it has been dealing with the issue and is in constant contact with families affected by the tragedy.
Feb 26, 2013 In his semi-annual report to Congress, Ben Bernanke reaffirmed the Federal Reserves bond buying policy, but said monetary policy alone cannot prop up the economy.
Feb 26, 2013 Budget cuts known as sequester aren’t unprecedented, experts say. But their timing and indiscriminate nature are worrying.
Feb 25, 2013 Although Congress has avoided several fiscal deadlines in the eleventh-hour in the last few months, many political analysts are not optimistic a sequester deal will be struck.
Feb 25, 2013 As the government gets closer to the sequester deadline, the warnings about what the federal budget cuts would mean are getting louder.
Feb 25, 2013 Former Senator Phil Gramm (R-TX) first used 'sequester' in a budget bill during the Reagan years. He still likes the term and the idea.
Feb 21, 2013 On Wednesday, the central bank released meeting minutes which showed division over whether to continue its stimulative policy of quantitative easing.