Mar 21, 2012 Workers in Rockford, Ill., are divided on how much the auto bailout helped the local economy. Many hope yesterday's primary election might be the first step in helping factory areas in the state fully recover.
Mar 21, 2012 What drives the Republican presidential candidate, and what's more important than the simple fact that he has wealthy friends.
Mar 21, 2012 The president begins a two-day tour to highlight his new "all of the above" strategy.
Mar 22, 2012 On a two-day trip to promote his energy policy, President Obama said the nation must invest in alternative energy or cede leadership to China. He called on Congress to help create jobs by providing more aid to struggling homeowners and investing more in infrastructure.
Mar 20, 2012 President Barack Obama has raised just half of what he got from big donors at this point in his election campaign four years ago.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Mar 20, 2012 One is seen as a family man, one isn't. But they both are struggling to relate to voters in their presidential campaigns.
Mar 16, 2012 The GOP presidential candidate is looking at having to raise more money to fight off rivals with staying power.
Mar 15, 2012 Your politics even determines your take on the weather outside.
Mar 13, 2012 It takes a lot of what are called rare earths to make the electronics that keep us going in the 21st century. The Obama Administration believes China is holding back its supply of these special metals to drive up prices and now the U.S. , the European Union, and Japan are taking their beef about China to the World Trade Organization.
Mar 7, 2012 Now that Super Tuesday has played out, we're getting a sharper focus on what voters care about most. Six in ten voters considered the economy the top issue.