Six Years Ago Exactly, Feds Raised The Minimum Wage. Here Are The Results

Daily Caller News Foundation | Connor D. Wolf
US President Barack Obama speaks on raising the national minimum wage at the University of Michigan on April 2, 2014 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. (Photo: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)
Let's go over the history

Experts: Marijuana Industry Following In Big Tobacco's Footsteps

Daily Caller News Foundation | Casey Harper

‘This is not your parents’ marijuana’

Report: EPA Exceeds Its Authority With Proposed Rules

Daily Caller News Foundation | Peter Fricke
Gina McCarthy YouTube screenshot/U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Congress should use ‘power of the purse’

BEDFORD: This is the future of the Republican Party

Opinion | Christopher Bedford
Cruz and Lee depart the Senate floor. 1200. Reuters/Jonathan Ernst.

Boehner and McConnell’s pale pastels

Cruz: use 'energy renaissance' to pay down national debt

Daily Caller News Foundation | Michael Bastasch
Sen. Ted Cruz speaks during the fifth annual Washington Ideas Forum at the Newseum in Washington

‘If you are a birkenstock-wearing, tree-hugging, Greenpeace activist, you should love the Keystone pipeline’

Heritage: Obamacare delay costs $10 billion, at least

Politics | Neil Munro

The one-year delay ‘is a way for firms to privatize gains and socialize losses,’ says think tank

TheDC Morning: Gabriel Gomez won't need to pee when he's in D.C.

TheDC Morning | Jamie Weinstein
Gabriel Gomez

Does Gomez have the type of bladder America needs in Washington?

New Republican budget promises entitlement reforms, lower taxes - TheDC

Politics | Will Rahn
Rep. Mike Lee

Sen. Mike Lee’s ‘Saving the American Dream’ budget aims to ‘cut the size of government in half over 25 years’

$494 billion tax increase to hit in 2013 - TheDC

Politics | Caroline May
Burning Money

If the world doesn’t end this year, 2013 will be taxing

Anti-piracy bill creates fear about 'aggressive' Justice Dept. that 'makes mistakes' - TheDC

Tech | Josh Peterson
Department of Justice

‘They have been already pretty aggressive using the powers that they already have, and they seem extraordinarily averse to admitting mistakes’

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

Expensive overhaul leaves users frustrated, private companies offering help - TheDC

Tech | Josh Peterson

‘OPM wasted two years and $20 million taxpayer dollars to build a website with less functionality than it had to begin with’

November debate to address foreign policy - TheDC

Politics | Caroline May
Republicans Debate.JPEG

GOP debates so far have largely addressed the economy and a mix of social issues

Teen sex rates: Giving it up keeps going down - TheDC

US | Kells Hetherington
Bristol Palin

Percentage of sexually active teens has remained relatively unchanged since 2002, according to the CDC

Leaders with Ginni Thomas: Tim Chapman and Michael Needham from Heritage Action - TheDC

Ginni Thomas | Ginni Thomas

Leaders with Ginni Thomas: Tim Chapman and Michael Needham from Heritage Action

Leaders with Ginni Thomas: Heritage Action on the lack of conservative Democrats - TheDC

Ginni Thomas | Ginni Thomas

Leaders with Ginni Thomas: Heritage Action on the lack of conservative Democrats

Heritage urges Congress to vote 'no' on debt deal - TheDC

Politics | Jamie Weinstein
Heritage Action Debt Deal

‘It remains insufficient to the task at hand’

Industry, policy groups slam EPA regs in letters to Issa - TheDC

Politics | Jonathan Strong

‘The burdens of regulation on Americans have increased at an alarming rate’

Heritage, DeMint: Tea Party is our nation's conscience - TheDC

Politics | Alex Pappas

Heritage Foundation President Ed Feulner and Sen. Jim DeMint claim that the Tea Party is here to stay