On Wednesday, all Congress did was flip over the hourglass on a game of chicken that cost our economy $24 billion and left America's future up in the air -- and, by doing so, may cause some of our hard-earned retirement savings to disappear into it.
WATCH highlights from this week's Sunday shows: "I don't think so," Durbin told Crowley. "I think his team has put together
"Just 25 days ago, Republican Sen. Olympia Snowe told us she would vote for a debt plan with a balanced budget amendment
Joe wrote: If the US Government was a family, it'd be a working Mom trying to take care of millions of kids and pets while
The adviser to President Barack Obama, David Axelrod, tells CBS' "Face the Nation" on Sunday that the decision by the Standard
The seeds of the tea party Congressional budget hijack were planted the instant President Obama took the oath of office.
In the wake of the debt-ceiling debate, young voters might find it hard to believe that just ten years ago, "compassionate
This week's agreement to increase the U.S. debt ceiling is no cause for celebration. The political landscape is covered with the blood of all the politicians who were losers in this "no win" battle.
"I said even if that were the case, what's been happening when you now have taken and paid the debt and move that down so
An adviser to House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) laid out a multi-tiered vision of how spending and entitlement reform will
The partisan standoff over raising the federal debt ceiling could do more than destroy the nation's credit rating and economic
The president also offered praise for congressional Democrats and some Senate Republicans who "have been listening and have
Armey, a former leader of Republicans in the House heads FreedomWorks, a group that funds and coordinates conservative activists
"I think what we have to ask ourselves is, If you're telling me that I need to vote no against the Boehner plan, then what
Whether that is enough time for the Speaker to convince a few more Republicans to support him is unclear. Informal whip counts
McCain did in fact campaign for Angle last year during Nevada's general election Senate race. Below, a picture of the pair
A budget is indeed a moral document, reflecting the character of a nation. All of our character qualities are being tested right now. All are pivotal.
Boehner acknowledged that the measure was hardly perfect but said it represented "the best opportunity we have to hold the
"I don't know enough details about it because it keeps moving," Cain told reporters. "That's the problem with it, it keeps