Gen Y: Why we’re so cynical
Gen Y has been called lazy, haplessly doomed and politically apathetic. Why do they feel this way? Short answer: They just don't trust their leaders in
Congress approves bill to end airport delays
Congress easily approved legislation Friday ending furloughs of air traffic controllers that have delayed hundreds of flights daily, infuriating travelers and
Fact check: Did FAA have to furlough controllers?
The FAA has no choice but to cut $637 million as its share of $85 billion in automatic, government-wide spending cuts that must be achieved by the end of the
Senate passes bill to end FAA furloughs
With flight delays mounting, the Senate approved hurry-up legislation Thursday night to end air traffic controller furloughs blamed for inconveniencing large
Flight delays pile up amid budget cuts
Normally, there are 10 air traffic controllers at a regional facility handling arrivals for Los Angeles International Airport. On Sunday night, there were
DC Download: Outcry over Obama's budget
President Obama's 2014 budget is getting a lot of criticism from all angles, and not all of it is constructive.
Company You Keep: March 2013
This month's gallery is filled with trips overseas, March Madness and an occasional soccer ball.
Gen Y: There's hope for us yet
According to a new study from the Pew Research Center, young adults are shedding off debt faster than those 35 and older.
Blue Angels cancel Pensacola NAS practice show
As they announced the cancelation of a practice exhibition in observance of the Easter holiday weekend, the Blue Angels may have performed their final air show
House passes plan to avoid government shutdown
The House has passed a stopgap spending bill that will keep the government running through the end of the fiscal year.
Gen Y: Gov’t patch jobs are not the answer
Don’t look now, but we may avert a March 27 government shutdown after all. But at what cost to the American people? OnPolitix contributor Jessica O. Swink
DC Download: Two plans, one budget
Two major plans have emerged this week to try to fix the nation’s fiscal follies, and although they both plans call for hundreds of billions in spending cuts,
Air Force cuts tuition stipends after sequester
The U.S. Air Force has joined other military branches in suspending tuition assistance that thousands of active-duty airmen rely on to pay for college classes.
DC Download: The next deadline
Although life as we know it still exists after the sequester, we now have another reason to look to Washington and expect Congress to play nice. Mark your
Obama reaches out to congressional Republicans
President Barack Obama is reaching out to rank-and-file Republicans, hosting GOP senators for dinner at the White House Wednesday night and then visiting
Too much money spent in Iraq for too few results
Ten years and $60 billion in American taxpayer funds later, Iraq is still so unstable and broken that even its leaders question whether U.S. efforts to rebuild