May 20, 2013 Commerce Secretary nominee and Hyatt heiress Penny Pritzker will have to shift her billions to avoid conflicts of interest, and prepare for questions about the family business.
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 10, 2013 A band of thieves working across two dozen countries has made off with $45 million. The caper reveals serious vulnerabilities in the banking system
May 10, 2013 Forget bank heist movies with ski masks and safe cracking. These thieves were high tech.
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.
May 2, 2013 The high-profile prosecution of a Phoenix-area woman has cost taxpayers nearly $1.7 million in legal fees. But local and national media outlets have seen a ratings boost due to the coverage.
Apr 23, 2013 After Boston, surveillance cameras are hot sellers, and it's not just businesses that are buying.
Apr 22, 2013 The pet projects of the immigration bill being worked on in Congress.