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This Is How The Pentagon Spends Its $645.7 Billion Annual Budget

Face The Facts USA | Posted 11.12.2013 | Politics

If Congress and the White House don't strike a deficit-reduction deal, cuts kick into the Pentagon's $645.6 billion annual budget. Here's what that me...

Think Unemployment Is Bad In The U.S.?

Posted 08.17.2013 | Politics

U.S. unemployment is considered high at 7.5 percent. But it’s better than the European Union, where jobless rates are at 11 percent. Presiden...

How The Recession Sapped The Average American Household

Posted 10.27.2012 | Politics

The Great Recession not only sapped nearly 40 percent of the median American household's net worth, it widened the wealth gap between whites and minor...

Key Economic 'Engine' Sputters During Downturn

Posted 08.09.2012 | Politics

Small businesses, typically cited as the “engine of growth” for the American economy, shed jobs faster than larger companies in the past decade. B...

Data Shows Promising Signs For U.S. Oil Production

Posted 08.08.2012 | Politics

The United States is a net exporter of fuel for the first time since 1949. In 2011, for the first time in 62 years, we exported more refined gas, dies...

Benefits Breakdown Reveals Social Security Surprise

Posted 10.07.2012 | Politics

Thirty-six percent of Social Security recipients are not retired workers, but children, the disabled, or spouses and survivors of workers. Almost one ...