Mar 13, 2015
The federal government begins its almost-annual dance with default on Sunday.
Feb 14, 2014
Kai talks to Nela Richardson and Cardiff Garcia. Bets are settled.
Feb 12, 2014
The House voted to increase to the government’s borrowing limit
Feb 11, 2014
Increasing government borrowing authority eases worries.
Feb 7, 2014
Basically, Congress appropriates money for projects and programs, then lawmakers have to give the executive branch permission to pay those bills.
Feb 6, 2014
The authors of "How to Win at Everything" share some predictions for what happens if Congress fails to agree about the Debt Ceiling.
Feb 3, 2014
The debt ceiling began as a check on executive spending, but didn't reach its full crescendo until recently.
Dec 10, 2013
The $85 billion agreement would set new spending levels for the next two years and create $63 billion in so-called 'sequester relief.'
Oct 31, 2013
A conference in Washington kicks off to convince investors from across the world that the U.S. is an attractive place to invest.