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.
by Joanna M. Foster Posted on April 10, 2014
With wildfire season just around the corner and much of the west and southwest still dangerously dry, the Obama Administration has released its National Cohesive Wildland Fire Management Strategy.
by Ben Armbruster Posted on April 9, 2014
Rep. Paul Ryan's (R-WI) budget will buy another aircraft carrier and cut funding for low-income Americans.
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by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on April 3, 2014 Updated: April 3, 2014
House Republicans have once again come up with an excuse to deny a vote on immigration reform. This time it's because "it’s not our committee’s jurisdiction to rewrite all of the immigration laws."
by Posted on April 2, 2014
Ryan's budget slashes Supplemental Security Income while citing an out of context quote as support.
by Alan Pyke Posted on April 2, 2014 Updated: April 2, 2014
Rep. Paul Ryan's newest budget borrows a lot from his last two in ways that ignore the stark improvement in America's deficit outlook.
by Josh Israel Posted on April 2, 2014
A ThinkProgress review of just a few of the specific programs Ryan singles out for elimination would hurt constituents in his own First Congressional District.
by Ben Armbruster Posted on March 12, 2014
Progressives on Congress want the American public to know how the federal government allocates funds for U.S. intelligence agencies and operations.
by Igor Volsky Posted on March 4, 2014
Deficit hawks looking for deep spending cuts will be sourly disappointed.
by Joanna M. Foster Posted on February 25, 2014
President Obama announced plans Monday to change how the rising costs of fighting wildfires will be paid for.