Congress Extends Popular Car Rebate Program


The U.S. Senate voted Thursday to give $2 billion more to the government’s popular “cash for clunkers” program, which offers car owners cash back for…read more

Congress Weighs New Tax on Health Benefits


In an effort to find new ways to fund health care form, Congress is considering taxing the most expensive employer-provided health plans, sometimes called “Cadillac”…read more

How Transparent Should the Fed Be?


In the the wake of the Wall Street financial crisis in which many banks collapsed or received bailout money, some Americans have criticized America’s central…read more

U.S.-China Economic Relations


U.S. and Chinese officials gathered in Washington D.C. for the Strategic and Economic Dialogue conference where President Barack Obama stressed the importance of ongoing dialogue…read more

Moon Landing: 40 Years Later


40 years after the astronauts of the space shuttle Apollo 11 captured the nation’s imagination with the first moon landing, government officials are questioning whether…read more

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