Apr 9, 2013 Glenn Hubbard, former Chair of the White House Economic Council of Advisers under President George W. Bush, discusses the entitlement reform, the economic recovery, and taxes.
Apr 5, 2013 President Obama's new budget proposal -- which will be formally unveiled next week -- includes a move to slow payments to Social Security.
Mar 11, 2013 As the budget battle to cut entitlements heats up, some argue that raising the retirement age will force the poor to subsidize the rich because the rich live longer.
Mar 5, 2013 The latest income tax increase on the wealthy could result in their paying a greater share of income in federal taxes since 1979. Their income has increased even more.
Feb 21, 2013 The nation's largest retailer may see slump in February sales figures.
Feb 1, 2013 The modern American income tax celebrates its 100th anniversary this weekend.
Jan 2, 2013 The short-term stimulus plan had pumped billions into the economy.
Nov 19, 2012 It took a natural disaster and a financial panic to get income taxes written into the U.S. Constitution. That was 1907. And even those who like public programs are still struggling to defend taxes.
Nov 2, 2012 More than 20 percent of the U.S. national budget is spent on Social Security, so of course politicians like to promise to reform it. Commentator Chris Farrell says unfortunately both candidates' plans are way too complicated.
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Oct 16, 2012 Seniors wonder whether 1.7 percent hike next year will be enough to cover fast-rising health care expenses.