Obama, Feisty, Vows to Keep Up the Fight

His poll numbers on the rise - never mind his party's election drubbing back in November - President Obama is sticking to his guns on economic policy. He tells House Democrats  "We need to stand up and go on the [...]

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Spending and Finger Pointing

President Obama's proposed 2016 budget (fiscal year 2016 begins Oct. 1) would increase both taxes and spending, bringing an apparent end to a 2011 agreement with Republicans that helped slash the deficit.  That 2011 agreement was based on the so-called [...]

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