The Texas Legislature reconvened Tuesday with a record amount of revenue for the budget and a record surplus on top of that.
Donald Trump was one of Brexit’s biggest cheerleaders. Now his Scottish golf courses are blaming it after over $5m in losses
Donald Trump's Turnberry golf resort hasn't made a profit in nearly a decade.
“Anyone can wear whatever they want, but you have to have some common decency," said a stunned Rep. Jimmy Gomez (D-Calif.).
- Detroit Free Press
The size of the checks and when they would be sent out was not specified in a Friday news release from Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and legislative leaders.
- Fox News
Reactions came in from both sides of the political aisle on Saturday after the United States military shot down a Chinese spy balloon off the coast of South Carolina.
On Jan. 19, the U.S. officially hit its debt ceiling, having spent all of the $31.4 trillion available for expenditures as allocated by the Treasury. In the days since, conversations have become...
- Los Angeles Times Opinion
We (barely) survived past GOP-induced default crises. This time, the most radical, least-seasoned House Republicans could force a looming economic cataclysm.
- Fox News
Reps. AOC, Marjorie Taylor Greene tiff over Twitter after Omar vote: 'Be an adult and actually debate me'
Reps. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Marjorie Taylor Greene took to Twitter to trade words and accusations, following a resolution that removed Rep. Ilhan Omar from her committee.
- USA TODAY Opinion
Just as a family needs to budget carefully after an unexpected expense, the federal government also needs to rein in its spending.
- Fox Business
Tesla reverses Model Y price cut after demand surge, Biden's expansion of electric vehicle tax credits
Tesla has reversed course on price cuts to its Model Y line this month after the U.S. Treasury announced loosened restrictions on electric vehicle credits.
January proved to be a brutal month for technology company layoffs. A new website, layoffs.fyi, that’s tracking job cuts in the sector, says more than 80,000 jobs were slashed in that month alone.
Employers are suffering from ‘pandemic paranoia’ and they’re scared to let go of workers, according to a global staffing firm
“Pandemic paranoia has set in with employers who remember how hard it was to bring back workers,” Becky Frankiewicz, president of ManpowerGroup, says.
- LA Times
Iranians are finding it harder than ever to afford even basic goods as political unrest roils the country and the government cracks down harshly.
With warm weather and relatively affordable living costs, Arizona has long been a popular destination for retirees. While the average monthly costs of the necessities (rent, groceries, healthcare and...
- Fox News
"It’s totally unrealistic to assume that you can balance the budget and not touch Social Security, Medicare," a fiscal watchdog tells Fox as Congress debates the debt ceiling
Conservative groups are flooding the Supreme Court with calls to block Biden's student-loan forgiveness, arguing that borrowers are 'contractually bound to repay their loans'
Over the past few days, nine conservative groups, including former GOP lawmakers, filed briefs to SCOTUS arguing against Biden's student-debt relief.
John Fetterman has taken DC by storm, drawing awestruck colleagues to his side and garnering praise from Democratic leaders who suspect he'll go far.
- American City Business Journals
PNC economists had forecast mild recession in Q2, now saying second half of 2023, plus more interest rate hikes.
The U.S. added more than twice as many jobs as expected, indicating the economy is powering ahead despite the Fed's efforts to slow it down.
- The Hill
The Biden administration will expand eligibility for an Inflation Reduction Act-enabled tax cut for electric vehicles, the Treasury Department announced Friday. The department has updated the classification standards used to determine eligibility, expanding the definition of an SUV. The $7,500 tax credit applies to SUVs costing up to $80,000, but there is no such benefit…