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The Fed's monetary stimulus program cannot continue forever, Richard Fisher, President of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas said on Tuesday.
Some tech experts are protesting a plan to subpoena the government's chief technology officer over the botched HealthCare.gov site, saying, "Let Todd Work."
Fitch cut Chicago's bond ratings on Monday, citing the city's sluggish economy and its inability to find a solution to its union pension obligations.
Former Democratic Gov. Ed Rendell said if Obamacare fails, a single-payer system would emerge—something former GOP Sen. Judd Gregg claimed was the plan all along.
Democrats counting on Obama simply to pass the torch to Hillary Clinton may be in for a letdown, if this expert's analysis is correct.
Janet Yellen will be forced to defend the Fed when she faces senators later this week, but critics have little hope of sinking her nomination.
The early figures for Obamacare enrollment could be more important for what they fail to say than for what they do.
The fallout from the failure of a high-profile international meeting over Iran’s nuclear ambitions could be most felt in the cost of oil.
"The economy continues to be resilient, withstanding the self-inflicted wounds from Congress," Labor Secretary Tom Perez says after the October jobs report.
Sen. Tom Harkin accuses some for-profit schools of using "predatory and deceptive tactics" in order to tap veterans' GI Bill benefits.
The Internal Revenue Service said identity theft crimes related to fraudulent tax returns have soared in 2013, as thieves target IRS refunds.
Obama said he is "sorry" that some Americans are losing their current health insurance plans as a result of the Affordable Care Act.
The Obama White House came out of the technological gate running in 2008 but um, now they can't even update their webpage?
Nick Athanassiadis spent hours each day for more than a month trying to log on to glitchy HealthCare.gov, and didn't like what he saw at the end.
The Senate passed a bipartisan bill to ban discrimination against gay workers but the measure faces a struggle in the House of Representatives.
The government paid $11.3m in farm subsidies to 50 billionaires or businesses in which they have some form of ownership. The New York Times reports.
The battleground issue in the 2014 mid-term election won't be Benghazi or the NSA — it will be Obamacare, this former White House political director says.
The Treasury's Tim Massad is likely to be named the next Commodity Futures Trading Commission chairman, according to sources close to the matter.
"It's clear that our adversaries are rubbing their hands with glee, al-Qaeda is lapping it up,'' says the chief of Britain's MI6.
AT&T is getting more than $10 million a year to assist the CIA with overseas counterterrorism investigations, The NYT reports.
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