To the Islamic State, Obama's indecision reads as weakness, says ex-State Dept adviser David Phillips. The US needs to decide on its goal in Iraq.» Read More
The downing of Malaysian Air Flight 17 was an act of murder. Putin should be investigated for war crimes, says former WH adviser David L. Phillips.
A Republican congressman will pressure the Securities and Exchange Commission for reforms after Bill Ackman's efforts to take over Allergan.
When Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid went "nuclear" last winter, he just might have saved a major part of Obamacare from a huge challenge it faces.
After a split ruling on Obamacare from the courts, who gets the last word? Law professor Dan Eaton weighs in.
Action is needed to plug a loophole that allows corporations to avoid taxes by shifting their tax domiciles overseas, the U.S. Senate Finance Committee chief said.
Washington needs to stop trying to force companies to stay in the US and address the real problem, says Edward J. Reilly of FTI Consulting.
President Obama signed an executive order barring federal contractor discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity.
On the four-year anniversary of Dodd-Frank, perhaps there is a lesson big banks can learn from smaller, regional banks, says Dan O'Donnell.
Putin is responsible for the Malaysian plane crash over Ukraine—even if he didn't order the attack, says former WH adviser David L. Phillips.
The Senate has voted to extend a program that would cushion the blow to insurance companies in the event of a massive terrorism attack.
General Motors' legal chief came under fire at a Senate subcommittee hearing related to faulty ignition switches linked to 13 deaths. USA Today reports.
The child-immigration crisis is a result of several bipartisan policies, including one involving deporting gang members. Mitchell Epner explains.
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has not decided yet to run for president, but he has a big political asset, his one-of-a-kind personality.
Republican Sen. Bob Corker applauds President Obama's newly imposed sanctions on Russia for its role in destabilizing Ukraine.
The one-time golfing buddies now practically seethe with contempt whenever they talk about one another. The Fiscal Times reports.
"My general assessment at this point is that threats to financial stability are at a moderate level and not a very high level," Yellen said.
Congress is inching toward a solution to the government's highway funding crisis that is about as structurally sound as a sand castle.
The U.S. House of Representatives passed a $10.9 billion extension of U.S. transportation funding through May 2015, to avert cutbacks in August.
Treasury Secretary Jack Lew has urged Congress to crack down on merger deals in which companies seek to relocate overseas to cut US taxes.
The U.S. House of Representatives voted on Tuesday to ban permanently taxes on Internet access.
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