An eleventh-hour loophole in the “fiscal cliff” deal confirms our worst suspicions about how Congress operates.
Peg CeeCee knows that it's not enough to work hard in these perilous financial times, but you also have to work smart. And that's exactly what she's doing on behalf of American taxpayers
Was the ambitious General David Petraeus targeted for take-down by competing interests in the US military/intelligence hierarchy—years before his abrupt downfall last year in an adultery scandal?
The latest Global Competitiveness Report comparing 144 countries shows the sorry state of our country's development.
"The Global Competitiveness Report 2012-2013,” by the World Economic Forum, is t he latest annual ranking of 144 countries, on a wide range of factors related to global economic competitiveness .
Big Ag has a big problem – but it's come up with a neat solution.
The problem is that the meat, eggs, and dairy that are marketed to us as "wholesome" foodstuffs by such giants as Tyson, Smithfield, and Borden are actually produced in mammoth, mega-messy, monstrous factory farms.
Does the name Dirk Kempthorne mean anything to you?
He was a little-known Idaho politico before becoming George W. Bush's industry-coddling secretary of the interior in 2006.
Hysteria, aggression and gerrymandering are a fading demographic's last hope to maintain political control.
Laws all over the country are designed solely to target the homeless. There are better solutions.
The Powers That Be say that the bulk of America's middle-class manufacturing jobs are gone and won't be coming back. High tech jobs are being outsourced, too, as are accountants, lawyers, and some other professional positions. So, where does that leave us? Grasping at straws, the most abundant of which are retail jobs.
Desmond Meade stood with his wife on the National Mall on that sunny Inauguration Day, listening to a speech delivered by a president he did not vote for. But he followed attentively, hoping to hear just a few words that might address a man like himself: