| Aug 3, 2011
| 4:35 PM
Lawrence Summers: Former top White House economic advisor Lawrence Summers said there's at least a 33% chance the faltering economy will slip into another recession. He joins a growing chorus of economist raising alarms about a double-dip recession....
| Aug 6, 2011
| 4:39 PM
CBS' "Face the Nation" will talk to Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C.; Obama campaign strategist David Axelrod; and Howard Dean, former chair of the Democratic National Committee. The program starts at 10:30 a.m. on WKMG-Channel 6....
| Aug 6, 2011
| 4:38 PM
Also, John Kerry, Lindsey Graham, Robert Ford, Gloria Steinem, Steve Forbes, Howard Dean, David Axelrod, Arianna Huffington and John McCain...
| Sep 27, 2011
| 4:36 AM
Tim Geithner and Lawrence Summers warned Obama about the dangers of Energy Secy. Stephen Chu's loan program vetting process....
| Apr 15, 2012
On April 15, everyone's in favor of tax reform.
Nobody can survive the ordeal of preparing a federal income tax return without concluding that there must be a simpler, fairer way to pay for the federal government.
And so — as inevitably as death...
| Sep 22, 2010
| 4:09 AM
Consumed by concerns at home, President Barack Obama turns back to the world stage this week, hoping to remind anyone listening of his efforts to reshape the image and diplomacy of the United States. Yet even this moment is shadowed by economic woes....
| Aug 2, 2011
After Pearl Harbor, President Franklin D. Roosevelt's presidency changed. As he put it in 1943, "Dr. New Deal" had to be replaced by "Dr. Win the War." It was a colossal policy switch, but it wasn't an extreme makeover politically. He was still the same...
| Feb 16, 2012
The World Bank passed a big test in December when Congress quietly approved its request for additional funding, part of the development group's first general capital increase in more than 20 years. During a time of fiscal stress and partisan gridlock, the...
| Sep 30, 2011
| 9:08 AM
"The presidency is not something that lends itself to on-the-job-training," Vice President Joe Biden famously quipped of his future running mate in 2007.
That's exactly what President Barack Obama did in his first two years of office, according to a...
| Jan 12, 2009
WASHINGTON — U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) said Sunday it was likely that former Illinois Atty. Gen. Roland Burris would be seated as the state's newest senator this week after a legal review of new paperwork regarding the Senate appointment....
| Dec 14, 2009
Paul Samuelson, the first American to win a Nobel Prize in economics, the author of a landmark college textbook on the subject and a presidential advisor who helped shape tax policy in the Kennedy administration, has died. He was 94.
| Nov 11, 2008
Today's question: Who would you like to see in Barack Obama's Cabinet, and which potential picks do you think would be a mistake? Previously, Weigel and Lilly debated Rahm Emanuel's selection as chief of staff.
Pass up on Robert Kennedy Jr., go for...