"It's totally unclear what specifically 'fuckin' lie' is in reference to -- it's a stray comment, and the specific context
"We as a caucus -- along with our Senate counterparts -- are going to meet and discuss what it is we’re going to want out
Obama, who has been stepping up efforts to talk to both Republicans and Democrats this week, tells ABC News that "ultimately
A three-month downturn is a caution, not a catastrophe. But Washington seems too wrapped in its deficit delusions to pay attention to the flashing yellow lights. Here's a cautionary guide.
Countries that pay for what they spend by printing money or, these days, creating it electronically, are usually broke. That certainly fits our bill. And we're printing lots and lots of money. Over the past five years, the Treasury has, in effect, done its $1 trillion coin trick twice.
Later on Tuesday the Office of Management and Budget formally announced that it would not oppose the House Republicans' plan
Let us know what you think about the federal budget deficit below: But they lost in their bid to stick to that formula on
Congress's fiscal cliff deal could lead to gridlock when lawmakers have to grapple with $1 trillion in sequestration cuts. Is another cliff on the horizon? Zach Carter joins Ahmed to discuss.
On the other hand, if Congress were to pass a continuing resolution but not raise the debt ceiling, the government would
In the end, it seems more likely that lawmakers will include a debt ceiling raise in the fiscal cliff package than sign off