By Joseph Lawler | 07/06/14 11:26 AM
Department of Homeland Security secretary Jeh Johnson expressed optimism Sunday that the influx of illegal immigration from Central America could be slowed, but repeatedly dodged questions about how the Obama administration would resolve the status of the immigrants who have already arrived.
By Joseph Lawler | 07/06/14 10:52 AM
Texas governor Rick Perry amplified his criticism of the Obama administration's handling of the ongoing immigration crisis in south Texas on Sunday morning, saying that administration officials "either are inept or don't care."
By Joseph Lawler | 07/06/14 10:21 AM
President Obama received criticism Sunday from a member of his own party on his management of the recent immigration crisis in Texas.Â
By Lisa Ruhl | 07/03/14 03:43 PM
The United States economy added 288,000 jobs in June, according to a Bureau of Labor Statistics report.
By Joseph Lawler | 07/03/14 12:05 PM
Just how much of the decline in labor force participation is due to long-term, secular factors and how much is due to cyclical weakness is a matter of ongoing debate.
By Sean Higgins | 07/03/14 11:48 AM
Five of the nation's top big business coalitions will throw their weight behind the current push to get Congress to take up a comprehensive immigration reform bill.
By Joseph Lawler | 06/30/14 12:41 PM
The Supreme Court's 6-3 opinion found that the Aereo system of broadcast television signals retransmitted online via a system of micro-antennas was a violation of copyright law.
By Joseph Lawler | 07/01/14 03:08 PM
Despite the rhetoric, the "border crisis" in the Rio Grande Valley is a relatively minor one, in terms of numbers.
By Joseph Lawler | 07/03/14 09:48 AM
Employment growth accelerated in June, suggesting that the fragile economic recovery continues despite the reported sharp contraction in the first quarter.
By Susan Ferrechio | 07/02/14 04:18 PM
In the battle to renew the Export-Import Bank, Senate Democrats are lining up behind the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, while many Republicans are in sympathy with Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren, the iconic foe of crony capitalism.
By Washington Examiner | 07/02/14 02:28 PM
Of all the Supreme Court opinions you've read and argued about this term, Halliburton v. Erica P. John Fund probably isn't one. But it could be vitally important to your retirement security.
By Joseph Lawler | 07/02/14 01:28 PM
There's no financial bubble right now worrisome enough to justify raising interest rates, Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen reasserted Wednesday.
By Joseph Lawler | 07/02/14 11:21 AM
Six years out from the financial crisis, most Americans are still not borrowing more, despite well-qualified borrowers taking out loans.
By John Stossel | 07/02/14 10:41 AM
There's capitalism, and then there's "crapitalism" -- crony capitalism.
By Timothy P. Carney | 07/02/14 08:41 AM
Keith Hennessey was director of the National Economic Council in George W. Bush's second term. He was also a top GOP Hill aide for years. He's no flame-throwing Tea Partier. His resume is thoroughly establishment Republican.
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