Feb 13, 2013 The New York Times Washington bureau chief talks about the choices we have to make with respect to our debt and the national deficit.
Feb 13, 2013 President Obama proposed a minimum wage increase to help the lowest-paid workers. Opponents say businesses will just eliminate jobs. We go to a restaurant to talk to an employee and employer.
Feb 13, 2013 Spending on infrastructure and education can help fuel future growth.
Feb 13, 2013 What are President Obama's plans for universal pre-school access, high-school funding, and higher education?
Feb 13, 2013 In last night's State of the Union address, President Obama proposed new trade talks with the EU. How are leaders in Europe reacting?
Feb 13, 2013 During his State of the Union address last night, President Obama proposed to raise the federal minimum wage to $9 an hour.
Feb 13, 2013 We read between the lines of President Barack Obama's State of the Union Address in this annotated transcript
Feb 13, 2013 Most vendors at gun shows are federally licensed dealers, who are required to do background checks on buyers. It's gun collectors and private sellers that aren't federally licensed.
Feb 12, 2013 President Obama called for investing more in the nation's infrastructure, but some projects take a long time to start and others are blocked by Congress.
Feb 12, 2013 Spice up your speech-watching with a game of Bingo. Print out one (or all) of our bingo cards and check off what the President calls out.