AEI president: The welfare state alienates people, robs their dignity [VIDEO] - TheDC

Ginni Thomas | Paul Conner

AEI president: The welfare state alienates people [VIDEO]

Larry Kudlow: 'Newt Gingrich is not a free-market capitalist' [VIDEO] - TheDC

Business | Jeff Poor

Points out Gingrich’s willingness to latch on to the ‘hot idea’ of the day

Obama changes tone to reach military voters - TheDC

Politics | Neil Munro
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In run-up to election, portraying soldiers as heroes instead of victims

Study: Public school teachers aren't underpaid - TheDC

Politics | Lauren Chooljian
Broken Budget Jobless Teachers

Teachers’ union pushes back on the study from the American Enterprise Institute

Taking cover - TheDC

Politics | Alex Pappas
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Herman Cain refused to answer questions Monday morning about a report that two women made sexual harassment allegations against him during the 1990s

Cain would wear Ron Paul costume to scare people on Halloween - TheDC

Politics | Jamie Weinstein
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Former Fed chairman snarks at ‘end the fed’ candidate Ron Paul during Monday AEI program

November debate to address foreign policy - TheDC

Politics | Caroline May
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GOP debates so far have largely addressed the economy and a mix of social issues

Want time off? Get a job in government - TheDC

Politics | Caroline May
Federal Employee Rally

American Enterprise Institute shows the average non-postal federal employee took 20.1 days of annual leave

Leaders with Ginni Thomas: John Bolton - TheDC

Ginni Thomas | Ginni Thomas

Leaders with Ginni Thomas: John Bolton

Leaders with Ginni Thomas: John Bolton on a possible 2012 run - TheDC

Ginni Thomas | Ginni Thomas

Leaders with Ginni Thomas: John Bolton on a possible 2012 run

Ryan responds to 'distortions and demagogueries' - TheDC

Politics | Jeff Poor

House Budget Chairman takes on DCCC chairman Steve Israel, says the American people are ready for a conversation

The White House's gas pains - TheDC

Energy | Neil Munro

Obama increases promotion of his energy policy, marking an uptick in concern about the political impact of rising gas prices

Big Green spends big green - TheDC

Politics | Amanda Carey
Since 2009, environmental groups have spent major bucks on ads, lobbying and campaigns

Wolfowitz is 'mystified' by Obama administration's handling of Libya - TheDC

Politics | Jeff Poor

Former Deputy Secretary of Defense argues that the administration’s silence on Libya makes the U.S. look bad

Tea Party groups divided over government shutdown - TheDC

Politics | Matthew Boyle

The threat of a potential government shutdown has the leaders of the nation’s different Tea Party activist groups split

Christie hits Obama for missing the 'big things' - TheDC

Politics | Amanda Carey

In a speech at the American Enterprise Institute, NJ Governor Chris Christie said “I’m worried” about what’s happening in Washington

Tea Partiers split: Are defense cuts on the table? - TheDC

Politics | Matthew Boyle

Leaders of the major Tea Party groups are split on whether or not there should be defense spending cuts

Sessions, eager to fight Obama on spending, looks to Gingrich as model - TheDC

Politics | Jon Ward

Sen. Jeff Sessions says the GOP should fight Obama on spending the same way that Newt Gingrich fought Bill Clinton

For states, two paths forward in deficit drawdown - TheDC

Politics | Jon Ward

State government choices lay out two potential paths forward for federal deficit reduction