With the unveiling of President Obama’s 2012 budget proposal this week, we’re updating our post from last week about the many ways news organizations and graphic designers have visualized the federal budget. Below are what some organizations have done with … Continue reading
President Obama is holding a news conference Tuesday morning to discuss his 2012 budget proposal. Watch it live.
President Obama signed a $410 billion spending bill Wednesday, despite the fact that the bill contains the kind of earmarks he decried on the campaign trail. Congress watcher Norman Ornstein examines the issue. Continue reading
President-elect Barack Obama’s economic recovery plan may face significant resistance in Congress. Analysts discuss the hurdles the Obama proposal will likely encounter as he pushes his agenda on Capitol Hill. Continue reading
President-elect Barack Obama named Peter Orszag as his budget director Tuesday and pledged the rein in the federal budget. Financial experts mull his proposals and weigh in on the complex process of trimming federal programs. Continue reading