President Obama will announce a major surge in aid to fight the Ebola epidemic in West Africa, using U.S. military personnel.» Read More
Fed Chair Janet Yellen gave an interview to the New Yorker, and any time such exclusive access is given, the questions go beyond just what was said.
There is a movement to reauthorize Ex-Im Bank, an agency that supports small and midsize exporters with insurance and credit guarantees.
Two Texas lawmakers plan to introduce a bipartisan bill intended to combat the humanitarian crisis at the nation's southern border.
It's easy to overestimate the Ex-Im Bank opposition, but the bank is likely to survive the latest conservative attacks, Politico's Ben White says.
Major Web companies urged federal regulators to restrict the ability of Internet providers to strike deals for faster delivery of content.
House Appropriations Committee Chairman Harold Rogers said the Obama administration's $3.7 billion border security request was too high.
The failure of the Obama administration's foreclosure mitigation programs haunt them to this day. The Fiscal Times reports.
Three leading figures of U.S. industry have called for an overhaul of the country's immigration system.
A crucial referendum looms in Detroit, as a clutch of creditors decide whether to approve a plan that would cut the cash-strapped city's debt.
House Speaker John Boehner announced the Republican-led lawsuit will focus on the Affordable Care Act and the decision to delay the employer mandate.
The percentage of people in the U.S. who lack health insurance has fallen to a six-year low of 13.4 percent, according to a Gallup poll.
Fed vice chair Stanley Fischer said it is unclear that breaking up the largest U.S. banks would help stabilize the country's financial system.
Months into Colorado's legal marijuana experiment, the state is getting a handle on the market's size. It's pretty big.
Some U.S. states have cut taxes to lure businesses and create jobs, but the growth hasn't materialized. The Fiscal Times reports.
People who long had the toughest time affording health insurance—young adults, Latinos and the poor—have seen big drops in their uninsured rates.
A surge of Republican pressure is bringing the Fed's long-held independence into question again.
The Federal Reserve at its June meeting voted to reduce its monthly bond buying program another $10 billion to $35 billion.
House Speaker John Boehner said he welcomes a "pension smoothing" idea for raising highway funds and hopes to pass a bill within two weeks.
President Obama is resisting calls to visit the border during his two-day fundraising trip to Texas.
Ex-Mayor Ray Nagin was sentenced to 10 years in prison for bribery, money laundering and other corruption that spanned his two terms as mayor.
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