Feb 12, 2014
The House voted to increase to the government’s borrowing limit
Oct 16, 2013
Congress reached a deal -- and a process -- to avoid a default on U.S. debt and the reopening of the government.
Oct 15, 2013
How a deal that delays the debt ceiling fight until Jan. 15 sets up a new fight on the sequester.
Jul 23, 2013
President Obama says he is going to refocus his efforts on the economy. How much can he really do?
Mar 6, 2013
"I'm disappointed the White House has chosen to comply with sequestration by cutting public tours," the Speaker of the House said.
Dec 31, 2012
All eyes on are on Washington as the deadline to the fiscal cliff is just hours away.
Dec 21, 2012
It was called "Plan B" -- a way to avoid some of the tax increases that are part of the fiscal cliff without putting together a broad bipartisan deal before the New Year.