Feb 11, 2013 There are less than three weeks to go until Washington's latest budget deadline -- the $85 billion spending cut package known as the sequester.
Jan 31, 2013 The fiscal cliff debate may have ended on January 1st, but if you thought that was the last you'd heard of it, think again.
Jan 21, 2013 Four years after the largest presidential inauguration in history, President Obama's second term begins on a more subdued note.
Jan 18, 2013 Tradition and ritual play major roles on Inauguration Day. Here are some of the firsts, both quirky and significant, that have occurred throughout history.
Jan 18, 2013 Wealthy, poor and in-between residents tell us how shrinking government would affect their personal finances
Jan 17, 2013 Obama's second inaugural is not expected to be the same windfall as the first.
Jan 9, 2014 Congress is enduring historically-low popularity ratings – so why do hordes of tourists still visit the Capitol?
Jan 9, 2013 Taxpayers will have to wait eight extra days to file returns to give the IRS time to absorb tax changes in the fiscal cliff deal.
Jan 8, 2013 The fiscal cliff deal raises taxes on individuals making at least $400,000 and couples making at least $450,000. Of course, 400 plus 400 does not equal 450. So what's going on?
Jan 7, 2013 Immediately following the fiscal agreement, U.S. stocks had their best week in more than a year last week, but will the optimism last?