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.» Read More
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.
As Congress met before a four-day weekend, Republicans and Democrats alike discussed legislation likely to go nowhere. The Fiscal Times reports.
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.
Both Democrats and Republicans are wrong about wealth inequality. Here’s the real problem, says Jim Iuorio.
Yellen said there were signs of a production and spending rebound in the second quarter, but 'this bears close watching.'
Iraq said ISIS seized a stash of uranium. These are scare tactics aimed at getting the U.S. to take action, says former WH adviser David L. Phillips.
An emerging deal in Congress involves making policy changes to allow minors streaming to the border from Central America to be sent home more quickly.
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