Budget
  • FILE PHOTO: A combine drives over stalks of soft red winter wheat during the harvest on a farm in Dixon, Illinois

    Is Trump's $28 Billion Bailout Paying Farmers Too Much?

    By Michael Rainey

    The Trump administration is spending $28 billion to bail out farmers hurt by the president’s trade war with China – a huge sum that some experts say overestimates the economic losses inflicted by the...

  • New Trump Food Stamp Rule Will Cut 700,000 from Program

    By Michael Rainey

    The White House said Wednesday that it has finalized a rule that will tighten work requirements for participants in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, or SNAP. The new rule could result...

  • The Ohio-class ballistic missile submarine USS Tennessee returns to Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay, Georgia in this handout photo

    Navy Awards Largest Shipbuilding Contract Ever

    By Michael Rainey

    The U.S. Navy awarded a contract Monday worth more than $22 billion to build nine new attack submarines. The agreement with General Dynamics Electric Boat includes an option for a 10 th sub, which...

  • Dome of the U.S. Capitol Building

    On Congress’s To-Do List: Prevent a Shutdown in 18 Days

    Congressional appropriators back from their Thanksgiving recess have just three weeks to hammer out details on dozens of policy differences over federal funding for fiscal year 2020, which started on...

  • A homeless woman sits on a bench few blocks away from the White House in downtown Washington

    Chart of the Day: Record Low Poverty Rate

    By Michael Rainey

    The extensive array of government assistance programs — including Social Security, unemployment insurance, veterans’ benefits, nutritional aid, rental assistance and the Earned Income Tax Credit —...

Budget Directory

Tags
Friday, January 18, 2019 - 10:50pm
Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 11:15pm
Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 11:09pm
Wednesday, January 16, 2019 - 11:00pm
Wednesday, January 16, 2019 - 10:48pm
Tuesday, January 15, 2019 - 11:19pm
Tuesday, January 15, 2019 - 11:03pm
Monday, January 14, 2019 - 11:29pm
Monday, January 14, 2019 - 11:08pm
Friday, January 11, 2019 - 10:47pm
Thursday, January 10, 2019 - 10:53pm
Thursday, January 10, 2019 - 10:51pm
Wednesday, January 9, 2019 - 10:55pm
Tuesday, January 8, 2019 - 11:01pm
Monday, January 7, 2019 - 10:56pm
Friday, January 4, 2019 - 10:37pm
Thursday, January 3, 2019 - 11:39pm
Thursday, January 3, 2019 - 11:32pm
Thursday, January 3, 2019 - 11:27pm
Wednesday, January 2, 2019 - 11:00pm
Sunday, December 23, 2018 - 10:19am
Friday, December 21, 2018 - 11:06pm
Friday, December 21, 2018 - 11:04pm
Thursday, December 20, 2018 - 11:29pm
Thursday, December 20, 2018 - 11:10pm
Wednesday, December 19, 2018 - 10:38pm
Wednesday, December 19, 2018 - 10:27pm
Tuesday, December 18, 2018 - 11:02pm
Monday, December 17, 2018 - 10:48pm
Monday, December 17, 2018 - 4:16pm
Friday, December 14, 2018 - 11:09pm
Friday, December 14, 2018 - 11:07pm

Pages