WASHINGTON - U.S. hiring likely picked up enough in February to keep the Federal Reserve on track in reducing its monetary stimulus.
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One very promising new initiative in the president’s budget proposal is a large expansion of the earned income tax credit, a program that greatly increases the incomes of poor households headed by a working adult. Commentary
The future of defense spending cuts to the heart of the internal debate over the soul of the Republican Party. Commentary