FACT CHECK: Does Puerto Rico Have ‘Billions’ In Debt?

Politics | Kush Desai
Two powerful hurricanes added to Puerto Rico's debt woes. Salinas, Puerto Rico, September 21, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Puerto Rico’s astonishing nominal debt level, moreover, stands in the face of its relatively small economy.

Krauthammer urges House GOP to force Obama's hand on sequester [VIDEO]

Politics | Jeff Poor

‘This is the one time since Election Day where Obama does not have the upper hand’

ANALYSIS: GOP seeks leverage on spending fight

Opinion | W. James Antle III
John Boehner
House Republicans target Harry Reid rather than Obama

White House won’t prod Senate to pass budget

Politics | Neil Munro

‘The president has been very clear about his budget priorities’

Krauthammer: Obama deliberately trying to sabotage GOP [VIDEO]

Politics | Jeff Poor
Washington Post columnist, 'The O'Reilly Factor' host disagree about Republican Party's future

Hume: 'Strikingly aggressive and partisan' Obama looking to deepen problems for GOP - TheDC

Politics | Jeff Poor

Press conference showed prez more partisan ‘under normal circumstance than any other president’ he could recall

Idaho’s two Republican congressmen attack each other over speaker vote - TheDC

Politics | Alexis Levinson

Members from Idaho’s delegation call each other ‘irresponsible,’ ‘old school’

FreedomWorks' Kibbe: New Year's Day tax 'massacre' is 'gift that keeps giving' - TheDC

Politics | Alexis Levinson

Tea party group promises to leverage fiscal cliff deal in midterm elections

In DC, the public reacts to payroll tax hike: 'It pisses me off' [VIDEO] - TheDC

US | Nicholas Ballasy

Most who agreed to go on camera were not aware that their taxes went up

Balance may be good politics, but it's bad economics

Opinion | Jim Huffman

Why does President Obama insist on a balance between spending cuts and tax hikes?

Debt ceiling fight may come sooner than expected - TheDCNF

US | Betsi Fores

‘Handling payments for many important and popular programs will quickly become impossible’

Sen. Ron Johnson on federal budgets: 'I'm happy to start cutting agencies' - TheDC

Politics | Alex Pappas
Ron Johnson RNC

‘An awful lot of these [agencies] probably have a harmful effect on the economy anyways’

David Brooks: Country 'immeasurably worse off' after fiscal cliff deal [VIDEO]

Politics | Jeff Poor

Message to Democrats: ‘If you don’t tackle Medicare, you are going to have less for all the stuff you want to do’

Krauthammer: Delayed Hurricane Sandy bill was 'rape of the Treasury' [VIDEO]

Politics | Jeff Poor

Washington Post columnist defends embattled House speaker

Rep. Rush: Despite payroll tax hike, fiscal cliff deal a 'win-win' for Americans [VIDEO] - TheDC

Politics | Nicholas Ballasy
Bobby Rush

Dem congressman defends deal

One cheer for the cliff deal

Opinion | Larry Kudlow

A recession may have been averted, but you can’t tax your way into prosperity.

John McCain: Fiscal cliff deal ‘disgraceful,’ Obama ‘abrogated’ his duties to Biden [AUDIO] - TheDC

Politics | Nicholas Ballasy
John McCain

‘It was unfortunate that it was a last minute deal’

Renewable energy gets more green in 'fiscal cliff' deal - TheDCNF

Business | Michael Bastasch
Wind Tax Credit

Tax credits for renewable energy sources were extended

Paul Ryan defends fiscal cliff vote: ‘Now we can finally debate spending’

Politics | Alex Pappas
Rep. Paul Ryan strokes his chin. Chip Somodevilla, Getty Images.

The House budget committee chairman criticized his Republican colleagues