Jun 22, 2012 Obesity is a recognized problem, but commentator Justin Wilson says it's a problem that's best solved by personal choices, not government intervention.
Jun 7, 2012 Why do the Obama and Romney campaigns both set $3 as the entry-level donation?
Jun 5, 2012 Writers at the web magazine Brokelyn say banning Big Gulps isn't enough.
Mary Rose Madden
May 31, 2012 Today housing advocacy groups from 22 cities and 17 states are launching a campaign to force the presidential candidates to address the specific topic of foreclosures.
Heidi N. Moore
May 31, 2012 New York Mayor Bloomberg wants to ban larger-sized soft drinks for health reasons. But a lot of businesses aren't really happy with that plan.
May 24, 2012 According to Gallup, what you do for a living, not how much money you make, may determine your vote in November.
May 22, 2012 Hollywood isn't the only place in California with lots of campaign money. The Bay Area also has many deep pocket donors -- especially in the Silicon Valley, the home of many tech billionaires.
May 17, 2012 Gallup's latest polls reveal which presidential candidate Americans believe can best fix the U.S. economy.
May 11, 2012 Elections come and go and many issues change, but one seems to remain: electronic voting. Two years ago, four years ago, eight years ago -- the story's been about the same: the machines don't seem ready for primetime, but we're using them anyway.