Published April 15, 2013
Published February 12, 2013
House Speaker John Boehner, in advance of President Obama's State of the Union address, said Tuesday that he doesn't think the president "has the guts" to seriously address the country's debt and deficit.
Published December 21, 2012
Experts agree that drastic changes are needed to return America to a fiscally sustainable path. But it's a long road to get there -- in the face of $1 trillion deficits, closing the gap will be done one million, one billion, at a time.
Published December 20, 2012
Despite lawmakers' warnings, the Fed has acted more aggressively in recent years to keep interest rates low for the foreseeable future. But the program holds serious risks.
Published December 19, 2012
So far, Congress has not been able to pass a plan that achieves what the president's deficit-commission proposal would -- a $4 trillion deficit reduction within 10 years. And it's unclear if they ever will.
Published December 18, 2012
The national debt clock is spinning faster every year. At last check, it was approaching $16.4 trillion. Just four years ago, it was $10.6 trillion. The skyrocketing number is, to say the least, reason for concern for every American.
Published December 17, 2012
Each day during the month of November, the government brought in a little more than $5 billion of revenue. That’s a lot of money – but the U.S. government spent in that time more than $11 billion a day. The difference is roughly $6 billion.
Published November 05, 2012
Published October 26, 2012
Sen. John McCain, one of the leading critics of the Obama administration's handling of last month's terrorist attack on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, Libya, accused the Pentagon on Friday of not having enough military reinforcements in place to respond to such an attack.
Published September 03, 2012
Senior Obama campaign officials confirmed to Fox News that at least two people who worked at Bain Capital -- Mitt Romney's former private equity firm -- will speak at the Democratic National Convention this week.