National Journal Online

Are We Heading Back Toward $1 Trillion Budget Deficits?

Congressional auditors urge lawmakers to alter tax and spending policies to prevent a fiscal fiasco.

 

Posted: Monday, April 14, 2014 - 5:25pm

Republicans' Attack on the White House Proves Obama's Point

The administration's transparency means critics can shame them for any gender-related discrepancies in pay. And that's a good thing.

Posted: Monday, April 14, 2014 - 4:03pm

Google Knew About Heartbleed and Didn’t Tell the Government

Federal systems remained vulnerable to hackers even after researchers identified the bug.

Posted: Monday, April 14, 2014 - 3:31pm

Space Lasers Will Beam Astronauts’ Superfast Video

"It's like upgrading from dial-up to DSL."

Posted: Monday, April 14, 2014 - 3:22pm

The FBI Thinks It Can Pass Off Downtown D.C. as Shanghai

The bureau turned to a Northern Virginia production company to make a film warning American students of becoming spies while studying abroad—and made us cringe in the process.

Posted: Monday, April 14, 2014 - 3:05pm

Snowden's Journalist Friends Win Pulitzer for NSA Reporting

Is a Nobel Peace Prize next for the leaker-in-chief?

Posted: Monday, April 14, 2014 - 3:04pm

Republicans Are Openly Softening Their Tone on Same-Sex Marriage

But they have a tricky line to walk.

Posted: Monday, April 14, 2014 - 2:48pm

Boston Debates Banning Deadliest Pathogens From New Biolab

Boston is set this week to debate whether to ban a new, downtown biodefense laboratory from studying some of the world's deadliest disease agents.

Posted: Monday, April 14, 2014 - 2:36pm

Look Up, America: There's a 'Blood Moon' Tonight

Fingers crossed for cloudless skies for this rare celestial phenomenon.

Posted: Monday, April 14, 2014 - 2:30pm

Google Just Bought a Drone Company That Facebook Passed On

The purchase is part of the tech giant's project to bring the Internet to the developing world.

Posted: Monday, April 14, 2014 - 2:26pm