by Bryce Covert Posted on April 23, 2015
In negotiations over a budget deal, Rep. Gwen Moore (D-WI) promises to protect food stamps while fighting for a paid sick days provision.
by Bryce Covert Posted on March 18, 2015
House Republicans' budget relies on unusual accounting, unspecific cuts, and a slush fund to deliver on its promises.
by Bryce Covert Posted on February 19, 2015
Gov. Scott Walker (R) wants to delay a debt payment to cover a budget shortfall, which will end up costing the state more in the future.
by Travis Waldron Posted on February 4, 2015
President Obama's budget proposes the end of a tax exemption that puts federal taxpayers on the hook for subsidizing sports stadiums.
by Kira Lerner Posted on February 2, 2015
Obama's proposals would continue to reduce the unemployment rate and help the working class.
by Bryce Covert Posted on February 2, 2015
Obama's latest budget calls for ending sequestration budget cuts after years of falling deficits.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on January 20, 2015
After chastising Democrats for using a special legislative process to pass the ACA, some Republicans are debating using the same strategy to dismantle the health law.
by Katie Valentine Posted on December 10, 2014
Sage grouse, lead ammunition, and lightbulbs are all included in the bill.
by Alan Pyke Posted on December 10, 2014
The "cromnibus" has a cute name, but the details are devilish.
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.