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May 16, 2015
10 States Most Dependent on the Federal Government
According to a WalletHub report, residents in red states are more likely to receive help from the federal government.
May 15, 2015
The Areas Where Americans Don’t Agree With Scientists
While they support funding it, it seems like Americans don't really understand scientific research.
May 14, 2015
Obama’s 4th Quarter: A Lame Duck or President Reborn?
What victories has Obama won?
May 12, 2015
The 10 Most Corrupt Countries in the World
Corruption and economic turmoil often go hand-in-hand. Here are the countries that have it the worst.
May 07, 2015
Was Burger King Right for Ditching the U.S.?
Burger King has officially become a Canadian company, despite the negative reactions from a great deal of the United States. But can we really blame the firm?
May 07, 2015
Does Russia Really Own 20% of the U.S.’s Uranium Reserves?
Russia, via Rosatom and U1H, owns roughly 20% of U.S. uranium production capacity.
April 29, 2015
3 Things to Consider Before You Decide You Don’t Like Obama
The first question to consider is whether President Barack Obama began his presidency with too high expectations.
April 24, 2015
Here’s Why U.S. Income Inequality Won’t Be an Easy Fix
Despite the massive changes the United States has experienced in the last century, the elastic band of income equalization has begun to snap back.
April 15, 2015
3 Charts Showing America’s Enormous Tax Situation
The country works several months every year in order to pay its annual tax bill to Uncle Sam.
April 09, 2015
What Kind of President Would Jeb Bush Be?
The shadow looming over Jeb Bush’s infant campaign is, of course, his brother George W. Bush and, to a small degree, his father, George H.W. Bush.
March 20, 2015
Top 10 States that Benefit the Most From the Federal Government
The amount and composition of federal spending varies dramatically from state to state.
March 18, 2015
Top 10 States Where Home Prices Are Still Climbing
Home prices in the United States have increased on a year-over-year basis for 35 consecutive months.
February 25, 2015
5 Inexpensive Vacation Destinations
Americans spent more than $600 billion vacationing in 2013 -- how much of that did you contribute? Here are a few budget-friendly options.
February 17, 2015
Top 10 Nations Hoarding Gold
The precious metal has been viewed as a safe haven for over 5,000 years, and several nations hold more than 1,000 tonnes.
January 31, 2015
5 Ridiculous Things the Government Spends Our Tax Money On
Here are a few places where our tax dollars have gone over the past few years that are so crazy, it's almost comical.
January 14, 2015
Here’s What You Need to Know About Obama’s North Korea Sanctions
President Barack Obama's first executive order of 2015 was used to impose sanctions on North Korea in response to the cyber attack on Sony.
January 12, 2015
The Black Hole of Government: Where Does Your Tax Money Go?
What are you really paying for when you cut a check to Uncle Sam?
January 12, 2015
Here’s Why Congress Isn’t Like the Rest of America
The biggest difference between Congressional makeup and the demographics of the U.S. is religion.
January 07, 2015
US Sees Huge Energy Opportunity in Europe
U.S. production has shown no signs of a significant slowdown, and the EIA predicts growth in 2015 of approximately 700,000 barrels per day.
January 05, 2015
3 Reasons U.S. Government Costs Will Grow in 2015
Annual budget deficits are making up a smaller and smaller share of the country’s economic output, but federal spending will likely jump in 2015.
December 30, 2014
3 Reasons Why You Should Save More Money
Americans are not known for their prudent saving habits.
December 29, 2014
Saudi Arabia Ready for $20, $30, $40 Oil
Brent crude and West Texas Intermediate (WTI) fell to start last week, and Saudi Arabia is prepared to go much lower in a bid to trim the fat.
December 24, 2014
Is Obama Underestimating ISIL?
When President Obama on Wednesday announced that the U.S. would increase its airstrikes targeting ISIL, he didn’t call the actions a declaration of war.
December 22, 2014
Review Finds Secret Service Lacking Leadership
After meeting with 50 employees and 120 representatives and leaders from other agencies, the panel returned with a review that found a lack of strong leadership in the U.S. Secret Service.
December 15, 2014
Who Is ISIL Exactly?
The U.S.'s involvement in dismantling the threat that is ISIL isn't a short-term commitment, according to Secretary of State John Kerry. Here's why it can't be.
December 14, 2014
What the CIA Torture Report Means for the U.S. Overseas
All the eyes of the world have also been on the U.S. as the information on our country’s use of torture has been released. Here's how it's affecting us abroad.
December 13, 2014
The Wealth Gap Between Races Is Getting Wider
As the world recovers from the Great Recession, it’s clear that not everyone is bouncing back at the same rate. We’ve previously covered how women are fairing better than men, but minorities, on the other hand, are hurting more than white Americans.
December 10, 2014
Why US Shale May Fizzle Rather Than Boom
A new study in Nature finds that the estimates for shale gas production could be vastly overblown, and that production could peak within the next decade.
December 08, 2014
Here’s What the U.S. Millitary’s Sexual Assault Problem Looks Like
The military's sexual assault problem is not gone, but it may be decreasing according to numbers released by the Pentagon last week.
November 30, 2014
7 CEOs Collecting Larger Paychecks Than Uncle Sam
Business is booming for Corporate America, but some of the largest companies in the country are spending more money on executive compensation than federal income taxes.
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