Feb 22, 2013 D.C. denizens turn to happy hours, cigarettes to cope with looming budget cuts.
Feb 22, 2013 Alan Simpson and Erskine Bowles -- the bipartisan pair that brought us a multi-trillion-dollar deficit reduction plan that was never enacted -- are out today with a new plan.
Feb 22, 2013 Biomedical engineer worries about the future of her research amid the sequester threat.
Jan 18, 2013 Wealthy, poor and in-between residents tell us how shrinking government would affect their personal finances
Jan 16, 2013 The governor of California discusses state budgets and California's fiscal prospects heading into 2013.
Dec 14, 2012 Throughout the debate about the deficits and debt, you've probably heard a certain metaphor: One that compares the nation to a household. Well, that metaphor bothers one of the nation's leading economists, Robert Shiller of Yale University.
Dec 5, 2012 Emory University students took over a hallway in an administration building yesterday to protest a reorganization announced at the Atlanta private college that will close several departments and degree programs.
Oct 25, 2012 With the fiscal cliff looming, an all-star group of CEOs wants both parties to get serious about the deficit. The fix they're calling for will be tough for both parties to swallow.
Sep 27, 2012 Today the government of Spain is expected to lay out yet another new budget with even more cuts in it.