Senate passes 1st budget in 4 years

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOXNEWS) — An exhausted Senate approved its first budget in four years early Saturday, calling for almost $1 trillion in tax increases over the coming decade while sheltering more…

Obamacare threatens 3.2 million small-biz jobs

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON EXAMINER) Over one-third of the 9.1 million full-time jobs among America's diverse business franchises could be cut back or eliminated by Obamacare as small businesses struggle to more…

Chicago closing 54 schools

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BREITBART) Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel's office indicated Thursday he plans to close 54 elementary schools in poor, predominantly black neighborhoods because Chicago public schools face a $1 billion more…

FAA to close 149 U.S. airport towers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BLOOMBERG) The U.S. will close 149 air-traffic control towers run by contractors at small- and mid-sized airports beginning on April 7 as a result of automatic budget cuts more…

Senate votes to kill Obamacare-related tax

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) The Senate on Thursday voted to repeal a sales tax on medical devices that is part of President Obama’s health-care law, a rare bipartisan attempt to strip away a section more…

French police raid IMF chief Lagarde's Paris home

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (RFI)French police on Wednesday searched the Paris home of IMF chief Christine Lagarde in an ongoing inquiry into charges that businessman and former politician Bernard Tapie received favourable more…