Fighting War Funding

Activists and lawmakers are adopting new tactics to rein in spending on the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.

Resurrect the Estate Tax

How can a civilized nation afford to hand the heirs of the super-rich billions of dollars tax-free and not afford to keep teachers in classrooms?

American Power Act

American Power Act

New energy bill mixes support for coal, nuclear, and oil industries with measures meant to reduce pollution and planet-warming emissions.

CEOs Tip the Pay Scale

Workers might have to toil for three centuries to earn what their company’s chief executive earns in a year.

Senate Emissions

The Senate climate bill is set to be released on Monday, April 26.