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2015 Budget

House Democrats Unveil Budget Plan

AP | ANDREW TAYLOR | Posted 06.07.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats unveiled their response to Paul Ryan's GOP budget on Monday, and it relies on a $1.5 trillion in higher taxes over...

The Expensive NASA Program That Congress Needs To Think Long And Hard About

Posted 03.13.2014 | Politics

It's no secret that budgets are tight in Congress, and NASA is no exception. While NASA wants $2-4 billion to explore the possibility of life on J...

The People Who Think We Don't Spend Enough On Defense Are Dead Wrong, Experts Say

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 03.08.2014 | Politics

Those who think we don't spend enough on defense are dead wrong, according to a new poll. In conjunction with Foreign Policy, the Snap Poll of the...

Proposed Budget Would Shrink Armed Forces, Keep Links To Europe

AP | ROBERT BURNS | Posted 03.04.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon on Tuesday unveiled a proposed 2015 defense budget that shrinks the armed forces while keeping a commitment to suppor...

Ryan Slams 'Haphazard' Anti-Poverty Programs

Reuters | Posted 05.03.2014 | Politics

By David Lawder WASHINGTON, March 3 (Reuters) - The U.S. government has barely made a dent in poverty in the past 50 years despite ma...

Obama To Appeal To Dems In 2015 Budget

AP | By ANDREW TAYLOR | Posted 05.03.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Striving for unity among Democrats rather than compromise with Republicans, President Barack Obama will unveil an election-year bu...

Obama To Release 2015 Budget In March

AP | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says that President Barack Obama's budget for next year will be released on March 4, ab...