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Prof. Steven Kyle on CNBC.com: Sequester Cuts Will Hurt the US

Prof. Steven Kyle on CNBC.com: Sequester Cuts Will Hurt the US

Read Prof. Steven Kyle’s article on CNBC.com about his thoughts on the impending U.S. sequester cuts. CNBC.com: Sequester Cuts Will Hurt the US

Sequestration Negotiations

Sequestration Negotiations

Sequestration Negotiations             With sequestration coming up, political forces are once again pushing all over DC. As usual, there is the common alignment of the Democrats backing their president, and… Read more »

GOP Gains Support for Obama’s Medicaid Expansion Plan

GOP Gains Support for Obama’s Medicaid Expansion Plan

Despite the unrest between Republicans and Democrats in congress, especially when it comes to healthcare reform, several Republican congressmen are surprising the GOP and their constituents by supporting President Obama’s… Read more »

President David Skorton: Guns on Campus

President David Skorton: Guns on Campus

Read President David Skorton’s article on Forbes.com about gun control in universities. Forbes.com: Guns on Campus

Compromise on Contraception

Compromise on Contraception

A popular topic straddling politics and healthcare is the proposed mandate forcing certain groups, such as churches, religious hospitals and universities to provide birth control free of charge. The Obama… Read more »

Proposed Gun Ban

Proposed Gun Ban

In light of recent events at Newtown, Connecticut, there has been renewed momentum for action on the part of gun-control advocates. This momentum reached headway as Senator “Feinstein said she… Read more »

Future of Fed’s Bond Buying Program Uncertain

Future of Fed’s Bond Buying Program Uncertain

In mid-December Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke assured the public that the Fed would continue its bond buying program indefinitely, and would at least continue it through 2013. Under this… Read more »

Featured Article: Prof. Sharon Poczter on Forbes.com

Featured Article: Prof. Sharon Poczter on Forbes.com

  Read Prof. Sharon Poczter’s article on Forbes.com on the potential ramifications of the ‘Fiscal Cliff’ situation. Forbes.com article: How Will The Middle Class Fare In The Battle Over The… Read more »

Cabinet Reshuffling

Cabinet Reshuffling

Having been reelected, President Obama has a series of important appointments to make over the next couple months. The Secretaries of State, Defense, and Treasury have all indicated their intentions… Read more »

Different Nature of Fiscal Cliff Negotiations

Different Nature of Fiscal Cliff Negotiations

Washington and the world anxiously wait as negotiations between House Republicans and the White House drag up until the deadline of December 31, 2012. On this date, a combination of… Read more »

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