May 17, 2013 With one in five Americans on food stamps, some in Congress want to cut back on the program.
May 16, 2013 Republicans in the House are expected to hold a vote today to repeal President Obama's health care initiative. It will be their 37th vote on the issue.
May 9, 2013 A Duke professor asks: What would happen if all the millionaires in public office joined a single political party? Answer: They'd control the federal government by a wide margin.
Apr 22, 2013 The pet projects of the immigration bill being worked on in Congress.
Apr 19, 2013 CISPA passed in the House of Representatives. But what is the bill and what will it do for privacy and data?
Apr 11, 2013 While Congress struggles with gun legislation in the wake of Newtown, states and municipalities are taking the lead, many with tax proposals
Mar 22, 2013 Mayors along the Mississippi River say more funding is needed to shore up aging infrastructure.
Mar 1, 2013 What happens when you reach 'strike six' of the new Copyright Alert System, a program launched by several Internet service providers to curb online piracy?
Feb 28, 2013 A new book explores how smuggling and piracy were a financial foundation of colonial American society.
Feb 27, 2013 Internet service providers roll out a 'six strikes' policy to educate rather than punish people for illegal downloads.