Budget
  • 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 —...

  • NATO and U.S. flags fly at the entrance of the Alliance's headquarters during a NATO foreign ministers meeting in Brussels, Belgium March 31, 2017. REUTERS/Yves Herman

    Trump Scores a Win From NATO, but Fireworks Ahead

    By Michael Rainey

    Ahead of NATO’s 70th-anniversary meeting in London this week, Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg announced last Thursday that the U.S. will contribute less to the alliance’s relatively small central...

Budget Directory

Tags
Monday, October 12, 2015 - 10:15am
Monday, July 27, 2015 - 10:15am
Friday, July 17, 2015 - 5:09pm
Sunday, May 10, 2015 - 6:52pm
Tuesday, April 7, 2015 - 9:15am
Monday, March 30, 2015 - 10:15am
Wednesday, March 18, 2015 - 10:15am
Sunday, March 1, 2015 - 9:47pm
Saturday, February 21, 2015 - 12:20pm
Wednesday, February 11, 2015 - 10:30am
Friday, December 12, 2014 - 8:00pm
Sunday, November 16, 2014 - 10:00pm
Wednesday, November 5, 2014 - 10:15am
Friday, October 31, 2014 - 1:00pm
Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 9:10pm
Friday, October 17, 2014 - 4:15pm
Sunday, October 12, 2014 - 10:45am
Tuesday, October 7, 2014 - 10:45am
Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 10:00am
Thursday, September 25, 2014 - 9:30am
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 10:15am
Monday, September 22, 2014 - 4:15pm
Monday, September 22, 2014 - 9:45am
Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 8:00pm
Monday, September 15, 2014 - 5:21pm
Sunday, September 14, 2014 - 10:15am
Friday, September 12, 2014 - 5:18pm
Friday, September 12, 2014 - 10:15am
Friday, September 12, 2014 - 9:30am
Thursday, September 11, 2014 - 8:38pm
Thursday, September 11, 2014 - 10:00am
Thursday, September 11, 2014 - 12:00am
Wednesday, September 10, 2014 - 5:15pm
Wednesday, September 10, 2014 - 10:15am
Tuesday, September 9, 2014 - 2:24pm
Tuesday, September 9, 2014 - 9:45am
Monday, September 8, 2014 - 10:15am
Sunday, September 7, 2014 - 3:34pm
Monday, September 1, 2014 - 10:15am
Sunday, August 31, 2014 - 10:00am

Pages