The Republican tax cuts would make it an even lower-tax country, and a lower-benefit one too.
The authors of a new book argue that government regulations have been giving an unfair advantage to those already on top.
It will supercharge growth, help the middle class, and boost workers’ pay. Or will it?
The downturn left the country poorer and more unequal than it would have been otherwise.
Congressional dithering has left an effective, popular program for low-income kids teetering on the brink, despite bipartisan support for its renewal.
When it comes—and it will, eventually—it’ll be worse than necessary.
The problem is worse in low-profile, low-accountability, and low-wage industries.
… and not enough cash.
It fell thanks to government policies, not the expansion of the economy, researchers found.
Political scientists and economists don't think so, but many Republicans—who want to turn national programs over to local control—do.
When the nonpartisan Tax Policy Center analyzed the proposal, it found that the vast majority of benefits would go to corporations and the top 1 percent of earners.
The plan the president has started promoting seems to optimize for congressional wiggle room.
One of the fastest-growing occupations has meager pay and benefits—a problem that might become more urgent as the population continues to age.
The president is getting along just fine with big business.
Several prominent executives have resigned their positions on the president's manufacturing council and issued statements decrying racism.
The gains President Trump is touting have been almost a decade in the making.
The intellectual meme for a garbage economy
How much is Wisconsin paying for a Taiwanese manufacturer's jobs?
Without insurance, millions of Americans will find themselves in dire financial straits as they struggle to pay for medical services.
Trump's widely anticipated steel tariffs are likely to end up hurting the heartland.