by Alan Pyke Posted on April 9, 2015
Cutting your nose off to spite your face is one thing. Undermining your country's ability to enforce tax laws so that wealthy criminals can swindle billions per year with no consequence is another.
by Carl Gibson - Guest Contributor Posted on April 1, 2015
Faith leaders will gather Wednesday to protest the budget, invoking the Moral Mondays movement that has launched similar protests in the South.
by Alice Ollstein Posted on February 20, 2015
The multimillion dollar cut would hit a system already struggling with crumbling buildings, disappearing scholarships and declining enrollment.
by Alan Pyke Posted on February 3, 2015
Croatia's government is taking a radical and unprecedented step to combat the harmful economic effects of high consumer debt.
by Alan Pyke Posted on January 22, 2015
Gov. Sam Brownback's (R) proposal would save a few hundred million now and make Kansas' bills about $4 billion bigger down the line.
by Alan Pyke Posted on December 10, 2014
The "cromnibus" has a cute name, but the details are devilish.
by Bryce Covert Posted on October 21, 2014
Sequestration may have faded from the headlines, but it's still very real for a variety of vital programs.
by Bryce Covert Posted on April 22, 2014
Funding for the IRS is lower than it was four years ago, which means it will bring in less tax revenue.
by Jeff Spross Posted on April 15, 2014
The FIRST Act would single out the social, behavioral, economic, oceanic and atmospheric sciences for an usually large amount of funding cuts.
by Bryce Covert Posted on April 14, 2014
The deficit continued to fall in the first part of 2014, continuing last year's steep decline.