The state is considering a 12 cent increase in the tax.
Voters were asked about paying a potential 28 cents-per-gallon gas tax.
About 1 in 5 five workers fears a pay cut is imminent.
She is backing legislation from Sen. Tammy Baldwin to outlaw "golden parachutes."
CBC members are seen as pivotal players in a debate over financial advisers.
There’s “good reason to believe that inflation will move higher as the forces holding down...
John Kasich is “not ready to be Commander in Chief,” Lindsey Graham said.
The wage hikes take effect on Jan. 1 unless Congress proposes an alternative.
The high-ranking Democrat said $550 million could be used to fix damaged train tunnels.
The government has already spent $296.5 million to protect the bird and its habitat.
The good news comes amid a shaky stretch for U.S. financial markets.
The Senate hopeful said conservatives could complicate or derail this fall's budget talks.
Sen. Mark Warner has said there needs to be a better safety net for workers.
McConnell predicted a “grand negotiation” this fall over spending.
Senate Democrats are looking to rein in corporate political spending during the 2016 campaigns.
In a shutdown, 41 percent would blame the GOP, while a third would blame Dems.
About a dozen key financial oversight positions are vacant.
Billionaire owners should “pay for this themselves,” says Grover Norquist.
The former VP said Obama has “abandoned Iraq” and is “on course” to do the same in Afghanistan.
Wages and salaries increased by $35.8 bilion in July.
There is much more to do to curb out-of-control Wall Street practices.
Obama is using a strong economic report to issue a warning against a shutdown.
The National Association of Manufacturers says it has had to focus on legislative efforts.
A construction coalition is running radio ads in 16 congressional districts.