Democrats are avoiding any discussion of spending reform during debt ceiling talks while searching for loopholes to exploit. Their latest idea? Minting $1 trillion platinum coins.
CBS News' Major Garrett questioned Obama on his lack of support for spending reform to reduce the deficit ... and Obama showed his unwillingness to address it.
Unlike Obama, MLK didn't think taxing the rich was the solution to the problem.
The fiscal cliff explained in the only internet medium that matters: Gifs.
Unlike many critics of the stimulus bill, Paul Krugman's assessment of the stimulus bill has proven correct.
The GOP gave in to more spending, higher taxes and get nothing in return. Not only did they strengthen Democrats' resolve to double down on their demands but the GOP just lost all their support.
In the coming years, we will experience a massive, earth-shattering shift in the world order, and while all common sense points to it, we have refused to admit it to ourselves.
Our legislators are again set to raise the debt ceiling. But imagine a world where we actually have to pay for what our government spends, how would this world be different?