Jul 11, 2012 A new report from the Congressional Budget Office says the tax rates paid by most Americans were at near-record lows in 2009. Who's paying less, who's paying more, and what's causing the change?
Jul 10, 2012 President Obama and Mitt Romney have different takes on the economy. Commentator Justin Wolfers says they're both right.
Jul 2, 2012 Much of the coverage of campaign spending and ads in the last few years has centered around big donors, and money coming in from super PACS. But one Romney supporter has used his money in a slightly different arena: The soccer field.
Jun 27, 2012 The presidential campaign has returned to the issue of private equity and the outsourcing of jobs. President Obama has latched onto a Washington Post report that says private equity firm Bain Capital, which Mitt Romney used to run, helped pioneer the outsourcing of jobs.
Jun 22, 2012 More than 100 of presumptive Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney's top donors will join him this weekend, a sign that big-money donors -- not the small donors that propelled Barack Obama to victory in 2008 -- may be the difference-makers in this election.
Jun 18, 2012 And, no, it's not Ohio. Would you believe... Massachusetts?
Jun 8, 2012 With graduation in the air, here's a sampling of inspiring commencement speeches of 2012 featured in today's show.
May 24, 2012 According to Gallup, what you do for a living, not how much money you make, may determine your vote in November.
May 17, 2012 According to Gallup, Mitt Romney currently has the edge on Barack Obama on who Americans think will do a better job on the U.S. economy. Obama also has to worry about the perceptions of his own wealth.