Some progressives might be skeptical of the argument -- which I have made often -- that today's Republican Party is less and less trusted by Wall Street. After all, congressional Republicans...
August 16, 2011 | David Callahan
"What do you think when the President brags about the fact that he is willing to cut home heating oil assistance to the poor along with Republicans to prove that he's getting tough, when you and I...
August 15, 2011 | Rakim Brooks
Let's say you're a member of the upper class. You work as an investor or a banker or an entrepreneur or a highly paid professional (like a doctor, lawyer, or accountant) or a business owner in some...
August 15, 2011 | David Callahan
Warren Buffet, the second richest person in America, has spent years complaining about how tax policy favors billionaires like himself. Now, with another big fight over revenues looming in Washington...
August 15, 2011 | David Callahan
Today’s Republican Party is turning out to be the worst friend business could imagine, led by politicians who don’t understand the modern economy, and, worse, are ready to blow it up on...
August 12, 2011 | David Callahan
A big reason why financial crimes are so hard to prosecute is that authorities often lack witnesses who can testify in detail about such crimes. That means prosecutors must rely on others forms of...
August 10, 2011 | David Callahan
Last week Mike Huckabee started a firestorm by releasing an "educational" video about the 9/11 attacks. The video is part of a library of educational materials planned by Huckabee's TimeCycle Academy.
August 10, 2011 | Jennifer Wheary
In the wake of the S&P downgrade, the Federal Reserve announced yesterday that it would keep short-term interest rates near zero for two years. This was a departure from the Fed's previous...
August 10, 2011 | Elon Green