Liberal groups, campaign-finance reformers and Democrats in Congress criticized the SEC after it apparently shelved a proposal that would have required publicly traded companies to disclose political spending.
A former Pentagon official who once inspired Hollywood screenwriters is about to become the highest ranking woman in the Defense Department. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said Tuesday that he has named Christine Fox to be acting deputy defense secretary.
The Internal Revenue Service has developed accurate systems for calculating health-care tax credits under the Affordable Care Act, but it needs to strengthen fraud detection and other systems, the inspector general for the IRS said in a report.
Environmental group NextGen Climate Action, founded by wealthy California Democrat Tom Steyer, tackled one of its favorite targets Monday, the Keystone XL pipeline, in a conference sponsored by Mr. Steyer in Washington.
The Obama administration on Monday offered a handful of new -- but partial -- details about its progress on some of the biggest problems with HealthCare.gov, now that officials have declared the site to be working smoothly for the vast majority of users.
The U.S. economy has performed better since World War II when the president is a Democrat rather than a Republican, two prominent Princeton University economists conclude. The reasons, they say, involve more luck than successful policies.
Now that the Obama administration’s deadline for fixing HealthCare.gov has passed and cautiously optimistic victory has been declared, a look back at how we got to what some bloggers were calling “Vast Majority Sunday.”
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