Aug 5, 2013 Program looks to get homeless into permanent housing, but some worry it's too punitive
Jul 23, 2013 President Obama says he is going to refocus his efforts on the economy. How much can he really do?
Jul 22, 2013 Starting Wednesday, President Obama will make a series of speeches on the economy. He's trying to set the stage for this fall.
May 22, 2013 President Obama floated the idea of selling the Tennessee Valley Authority in his budget, released last month. He started receiving pushback almost immediately.
Apr 30, 2013 The Treasury Department is expected to start paying down U.S. government debt this quarter for the first time in six years.
Apr 22, 2013 'Entitlement' has almost contradictory meanings in casual conversation - and also, depending on your views, in political discourse about the social safety net
Apr 11, 2013 Where does tech fit into President Obama's new budget proposal? One answer is the $17.7 billion set aside for the U.S. space program.
Apr 10, 2013 The White House unveiled its proposed 2014 federal budget Wednesday and it has at least one thing in common with your household budget: It's influenced by politics.
Apr 10, 2013 David Kelly, chief global strategist at JP Morgan Funds, joins Marketplace Morning Report host Jeremy Hobson to explain Obama's proposed budget and how it differs from House Republican plans.
Apr 10, 2013 In July, interest rates on some federal student loans are set to jump from 3.4 percent to 6.8 percent -- and students are scrambling to stop the change.