cbo report

The Congressional Budget Office has released updated estimates on the Affordable Care Act's impact on both the budget and the health insurance industry.
Democrats are continuing to push for a minimum wage increase, yet conservative wisdom argues wage hikes for some mean less jobs all around. The latest analysis paints a less than apocalyptic outcome for raising the Federal standard, so where does that leave policy makers? Arthur Delaney explains.
We have a running theme this week: the utter and complete failure of the Republican Party's vaunted "outreach" to certain groups of Americans who have been voting against them in droves.
The next big legislative fight (raising the debt ceiling) is just around the corner, and the Republicans can't seem to agree on what to hold as hostage.