Feb 23, 2012 Rising prices at the gas pump could threaten the economic recovery and pose an election year problem for Obama. What can he do?
May 3, 2012 The GOP candidates and President Obama all have plans to boost manufacturing, but commentator Robert Reich says they're mostly wishful thinking.
Feb 16, 2012 Commentator Megan McArdle says no president has that much control over the economy.
Feb 16, 2012 Do Americans agree with President Obama's latest budget proposal? Gallup's editor-in-chief Frank Newport explains what Americans want the government to cut and spend more money on.
Feb 1, 2012 President Obama plans to build much of his election-year policy agenda around carrots and sticks. But commentator Amity Shlaes that plan could backfire.
Jan 27, 2012 Barack Obama's rendition of Al Green's "Let's Stay Together" has boosted sales for the 1972 hit.
Jan 26, 2012 Bain Capital may sell companies years after buying them, then partners get their share of profits.
Jan 25, 2012 Following his State of the Union address yesterday that focused on job growth, the president heads to Arizona today. We talk to a congressman there about what the president's speech and visit mean for him.