The latest Current Population Survey, a joint venture between the Bureau of Labor Statistics and the Census Bureau, showed 148 million “benefit takers” compared to the benefit providers — workers in the private sector — who number 86 million.
The "war on women" political slogan is in fact a war against common sense.
The IRS agency's lack of personnel and funding to collect the taxes owed is more than offset by taxpayers' sighs of relief.
A commission to solve the intractable problem of Los Angeles' decline recommended another commission to solve the intractable problem of underfunded pensions.
Contrary to the claim that “the rich” aren’t paying their “fair share” of taxes, the IRS says that about half of Americans — that is, the poor — pay no income tax.
Al Sharpton’s denials have just enough ring of truth about them that the media are accepting them at face value.
Rep. Steve Stockman (R-Texas) has proposed a bill to ensure that virtual currencies are treated as currency, rather than property, for tax purposes.
This year's proposal by House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan is special in that it features a couple of key falsehoods that are thoroughly refuted by the budget document itself.
Speaking at the conference for community organizers and developers hosted by the Chicago Federal Reserve on March 31, Federal Reserve Fed Chair Janet Yellen said that the U.S. economy will need Fed stimulus for “some time.”