by Alan Pyke Apr 14, 2016
The same debt panic that adorns Time Magazine's latest cover helped ruin the economic promise of the Obama era.
by Bryan Dewan Apr 12, 2016
The governor ordered a 4.5 percent cut to higher education funding in March.
by Casey Quinlan Mar 14, 2016
Boston public school students protested against budget cuts last week, but the media and city officials insist it wasn't their idea.
by Alan Pyke Jan 12, 2016
On heating assistance for the poor, American law is making promises that American lawmakers refuse to keep.
by Alan Pyke Sep 18, 2015
Federal funding for volunteer service programs makes up less than one three-thousandth of federal spending. GOP budget negotiators seem to think that's way too much.
by Bryce Covert Aug 6, 2015
More than 10,000 victims of domestic violence were turned away from shelters and programs that are suffering from reduced funding.
by Bryce Covert Jul 6, 2015
While the fate of Greece's economy is still uncertain, the evidence is on the side of Greek voters who rejected further austerity measures.
by Casey Quinlan Jun 25, 2015
The Senate advanced a spending bill that cuts The U.S. Department of Education by $1.7 billion but the House appropriations bill cuts much deeper.
by Alice Ollstein Jun 17, 2015
"There is no middle ground when they’re trying to destroy this institution," said UW-Green Bay graduate Paul Ahrens.
by Josh Israel May 14, 2015
Ryan warned that Congress cannot "rush to judgment and try doubling the size of government programs" in response to what he believes was "human error."