by Bryce Covert Feb 2, 2015
Obama's latest budget calls for ending sequestration budget cuts after years of falling deficits.
by Sam P.K. Collins Jan 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 Dec 10, 2014
Sage grouse, lead ammunition, and lightbulbs are all included in the bill.
by Alan Pyke Dec 10, 2014
The "cromnibus" has a cute name, but the details are devilish.
by Bryce Covert Apr 14, 2014
The deficit continued to fall in the first part of 2014, continuing last year's steep decline.
by Joanna M. Foster Apr 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 Apr 9, 2014
Rep. Paul Ryan's (R-WI) budget will buy another aircraft carrier and cut funding for low-income Americans.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Apr 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 Jonathan Stein - Guest Contributor Apr 2, 2014
Ryan's budget slashes Supplemental Security Income while citing an out of context quote as support.
by Alan Pyke Apr 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.