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Construction on the Department of Homeland Security's new headquarters has fallen behind as Congress recommends slashing its budget.
Climate change skeptic group The Heartland Institute hosts its annual conference this week and hopes to take on President Obama and others.
The U.S. could soon end its reliance on OPEC oil, T. Boone Pickens tells CNBC. But it could have been sooner, he adds.
Speaker of the House John Boehner wrote in a new commentary that his chamber will vote on legislation later this month to sue the president.
The World Trade Organization retained an earlier ruling despite China's appeal to overturn the U.S. law targeting unfair trade subsidies.
President Obama's economic team is looking into more Wall Street regulation, specifically when it comes to risky behavior. USA Today reports.
Obama topped a new Quinnipiac University national poll that asked respondents whom they thought has been the worst president since WWII.
Nearly 7 in 10 Americans said their opinion of Obamacare will play a role in how they voting in upcoming Congressional elections.
The Russian military stepped in to bolster the Iraqi government, again outmaneuvering the United States. The Fiscal Times reports.
Minimal expectations for achievement in the final months of the 113th Congress are sinking lower, if that is possible, the NYT reports.
Obama told his Cabinet to look for areas where he might be able to govern by executive action given gridlock in Congress that is hampering his agenda.
The tax code relies too much on the wealthiest Americans and needs to be revamped, says N.J. Gov. Chris Christie.
The Supreme Court ruled that certain for-profit companies can claim a religious exemption to the contraceptive insurance mandate of Obamacare.
Obama said he will do all that he can on his own about immigration, based on recommendations from senior advisers, until Congress decides to act.
Sure, there have always been rich presidents, but how Hillary Clinton accumulated her wealth could be a big problem for her.
The Export-Import Bank is the perfect example of corporate welfare, crony capitalism, fraud and corruption, Larry Kudlow says.
Rand Paul is cozying up to Wall Street to give the impression he is establishment enough to run strong in 2016, POLITICO's Ben White says.
Boehner has said repeatedly he won't support a bill that doesn't include tax incentives and other measures to create jobs, so Democrats are trying Rep. Kevin McCarthy.
The vast majority of people who enrolled in Obamacare on HealthCare.gov will be re-enrolled in their health plans and subsidies they receive.
The Obama administration said it would boost construction of affordable rental housing and extend a program that helps homeowners avoid foreclosure.
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