The poverty rate was 15.5 percent, the Census Bureau statistic says.
First-time claims for unemployment benefits hit a 14-year low.
An announcement is coming soon, multiple sources told The Hill.
The Obama administration said Wednesday that China has made strides in recent months to let its...
More than 50 U.S. business leaders on Wednesday called for U.S.-China investment treaty.
The senator said the healthcare law would increase the federal debt by $131 billion.
The deficit and spending figure less prominently in voters’ decisions, according to a poll.
Retail sales fell more than expected in September as consumers slowed their purchases of autos and...
We need a fresh look at how well our securities laws are protecting investor interests.
The IRS has since reduced the amount of documents past due for disposal.
Hensarling said he didn't expect Congress to act to extend the bank this year.
He credits agency's data collection program for helping regulators "detect misconduct."
Thompson is critical of Obama administration's response to crisis.
European policymakers are doing little to avert a debt crisis that could unravel the euro.
"Have you seen what the NIH spends money on?" the senator asked.
AbbVie's decision is perhaps the biggest sign yet that the Treasury Department's new rules are...
Democrats want to know why the House Appropriations Health panel hasn't met.
Businesses across the country continue to have a steady sense of optimism about the economy,...
Wednesday’s losses put the stock index in negative territory for the year.
The deficit for fiscal 2014 is the lowest since 2008, the Treasury Department said.
The funding will go toward apprenticeship programs, career services opportunities.
The agency could do more to comply with the Plain Writing Act, an inspector general found.
People are more confident than they've been since before the government shutdown.
“Butterfly Labs vigorously disputes these claims, as well as the overall validity of the lawsuit,"...