A University of California professor has estimated that the real national debt is vastly, almost inconceivably, larger than the one about to trigger the debt ceiling conversation after Labor Day.
The White House has struck a deal with the U.S. Congress that highlights the increasing disparity between lawmakers and the American people. Members of Congress will enjoy a regulatory fix that ultimately saves them thousands of dollars by allowing the federal government to continue subsidizing their health plans.
In a letter to members of Campaign for Liberty, Senator Rand Paul (R-Ky.) called for support for his Audit the Fed bill.
A report reveals that members of Congress who voted to extend the NSA's surveillance activities received more than twice the defense industry donations of those who voted to end the action.
The Senate is scheduled to vote Wednesday morning on an amendment offered by Senator Rand Paul (R-Ky.) to end foreign aid to Egypt.