STUDY: Obama's Energy Efficiency Rules Cost 2.5x More Than They Saved

Energy | Andrew Follett
Woman setting American one dollar bill on fire (Shutterstock/Alan Bailey)

‘The costs exceeded the value of the energy savings and the environmental benefits’

Solar Company Gets $20 Million In Taxpayer Subsidies, Goes Bankrupt

Energy | Andrew Follett
Solar Panels (Shutterstock/Lightboxx)

Lost $56.3 million since the end of 2014

FLASHBACK: Obama Enforced 'Gag Order' After Passing The Stimulus Package

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Barack Obama (Photo: Getty Images)

‘Message control’

The Obama Economic Record: The Worst Five Years Since World War II

Opinion | Tracy Miller

To get the economy growing again, nearly every Obama-era policy will need to be reversed.

Obama flies to Mexico, leaves economic policy in Biden's hands

Politics | Neil Munro
Joe Biden

Veep will give a speech defending the 2009 stimulus bill

BREAKING: Miley Cyrus not sexy

Entertainment | Morning Bro

They grow up so fast

Obama golfs as GOP taunts him for failed stimulus plan

Politics | Neil Munro
Obama plays golf with New Zealand Prime Minister Key while on vacation in Hawaii

But he got to play golf over the weekend

All aboard California's high-speed train to nowhere

Opinion | Brendan Thomas

Take a scenic ride through stimulus-funded public-works debacle

'Word cloud' shows priorities of Obama convention speech - TheDC

Politics | David Martosko
'Jobs,' 'hope,' 'believe' are big players, but 'Obamacare,' 'Stimulus' are no-shows

Analysis: Real stimulus spending is at least $2.5 trillion since 2008 - TheDCNF

Business | Michael Bastasch

Cato Institute scholar points out that the Recovery Act was just one part of stimulus spending since Obama took office

Dem congressman: We 'didn't know what the hell was going on' when we passed Obama stimulus [VIDEO] - TheDC

Politics | Nicholas Ballasy

Rep. Honda: ‘We need to increase our deficit right now’ for more stimulus spending

Inspector general launches criminal probe into more than 100 Energy Dept. loans - TheDC

Politics | C.J. Ciaramella

‘In reality, few actual ‘shovel ready’ projects existed’

Stimulus weatherization programs rife with waste, fraud - TheDC

Politics | Amanda Carey

After the administration touted the program as a way to create jobs immediately, inspector general issues scathing analysis

Obama jokes about Recovery Act: 'Not as shovel-ready as we expected' - TheDC

Politics | C.J. Ciaramella

President makes remarks at Council on Jobs and Competitiveness meeting in N.C.

Obama discusses jobs at company shifting focus to China - TheDC

Politics | Amanda Carey

Millions in Recovery Act funds went N.C.-based Cree that is now focusing on expanding in China

WTF, a beer, not just a slogan - TheDC

US | Neil Munro

If you’re depressed by the stalled economy or weak polling numbers, ‘recovery ale’ is the beer for you

Senate hearings to investigate stimulus contractors - CNN

US | interns

Some companies receiving stimulus money also owe $750 million in back taxes

Congress moves to repeal anti-obesity slush fund - TheDC

Politics | Amanda Carey

The Energy and Commerce Committee will vote Tuesday on repealing the Prevention and Public Health fund in the health care reform bill

What is Obama trying to hide?

Opinion | Lloyd Chapman

There’s a reason the administration is refusing to release info on federal small business contracting programs.

Welfare reform plan aims to cap spending - TheDC

Politics | John Rossomando

GOP representatives introduce legislation that would cap welfare spending and introduce work requirements for many programs