Thursday, 29 January 2009 - 9:12pm
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says that 75 percent of the $819 billion stimulus will be doled out in the first 18 months after it becomes law, but the CBO says only two-thirds will be doled out in that time.
Monday, 1 December 2008 - 6:40pm
The president-elect names as his secretary of state the woman he once mocked as having no foreign policy experience.
Wednesday, 19 November 2008 - 9:37pm
Eric Holder, a former deputy attorney general during the Clinton administration, took part in the controversial process that resulted in Clinton granting clemency to Puerto Rican terrorists.
Tuesday, 18 November 2008 - 9:29pm
The Secretary of the Treasury endorses "the idea" of a Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) mortgage foreclosure-prevention plan that would put government on the hook for 50 percent of the cost of any re-negotiated mortgage that fails. But Henry Paulson doesn't want to use money from the $700 billion bailout to pay for it.
Monday, 10 November 2008 - 9:12pm
Designated chief of staff for incoming Obama administration says Obama does plan to "use" the economic crisis to "solve" some problems, like energy and health care.
Friday, 7 November 2008 - 9:40pm
Economists on the left and right disagree on the effect that President-elect Obama's plan to raise taxes on higher income brackets will have on economic growth and job creation.
Thursday, 6 November 2008 - 9:35pm
Record turnout could be helped even more if on-site registration can be done -- by federal officials, liberal attorneys say.
Thursday, 6 November 2008 - 12:10am
Former House Speaker, South Carolina GOP chair two of many names being suggested to head the Republican Party's charge into the future.
Tuesday, 28 October 2008 - 8:17pm
Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama believes the role of a Supreme Court justice should be to serve as a champion of the weak against the strong.