Obama Refuses to Negotiate ‘Under the Threat of Economic Catastrophe’
Some independent analysts say that the real debt limit deadline is Nov. 1, when the Treasury is scheduled to make nearly $60 billion in payments.
Reid, Boehner Reach Short-Term Spending Deal
The top Republican and Democrat on Capitol Hill have announced an agreement to keep the government running on autopilot for six months when the current budget year ends on Sept. 30.
The Next Congress
This year’s congressional elections hold considerable potential to reshuffle power on Capitol Hill.
GOP House Will Attempt to Rein in Health Care, Dodd-Frank
The Republicans' victory in the midterm elections on Nov. 2 means that they will do their best to repeal health care reform and loosen the reins of regulation.