Report: Trey Gowdy Joins Trump’s Legal Team to Fight Impeachment

Former Rep. Trey Gowdy (R-SC) has reportedly signed on to serve as outside counsel to President Donald Trump as part of his e

Aiming for 6 Retirement Goals with Just 3 Simple Buckets

You've saved hard for retirement, and to help that money last, think about pouring it into three buckets, each with a very di

Wall Street market strategists see solid fourth quarter despite impeachment inquiry, trade war

The stock market should have a solid fourth quarter, even with turbulence that could come from the impeachment inquiry and tr

Trillion-Dollar Deficits Don’t Make America Great

Ten years ago, the federal government reached a dismal milestone: a one-year deficit of $1 trillion. Now, like too many movi

Schumer, Gillibrand promise ‘full court press’ on gun reform

​​Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand on Sunday said they will ​put on a “full court pre

Shares of pharma companies soar after Johnson & Johnson opioid fine

Shares of pharmaceutical companies surged in after-hours trading following a smaller-than-expected fine for Johnson & Joh

After Spending $79 Million on Senate Run, Beto Says Senate Seat Not ‘Good Enough’

Less than a year after he spent $79 million in his attempt to get elected to the U.S. Senate, former Democratic congressman R

Trump to meet with White House trade team to discuss tariffs on European automakers

President Donald Trump is planning on meeting with his trade team on Tuesday to discuss a draft report on tariffs, according

Big Labor Still All-In for Dems

The mass defection of union members to the Trump campaign over the objections of labor leaders does not appear to have shifte

Amazon raising minimum wage for US workers to $15 per hour

Amazon is boosting its minimum wage for all U.S. workers to $15 per hour starting next month. The company said Tuesday the wa

Congress’ Trillion-Dollar Budget Blunder

I have spent some three decades railing against faulty budgetary scoring of tax bills, but the latest charade from the Congre

Tesla shares plunge as Wall Street throws in towel, saying Musk departure could cost stock $130

Tesla's stock is falling as analysts voice concern about the negative effects from SEC's lawsuit against CEO Elon Musk.  (mo

Will America’s Refusal To Curb Spending And Debt Cause Next Meltdown?

Two recent stories caught our eye. One noted that, even after President Trump's tax cuts, Americans spent more on taxes than

Big Labor Drops Big Dollars on Dems

Big Labor is dropping big money on the 2018 elections despite their own rhetoric about outside spending. Unions represent 12

GOP Better Remind Forgetful Voters: Tax Cuts Are Huge Boost To Middle Class

Congressional Republicans have one of the most potent re-election issues of recent decades: the unquestionable success of thi

Warren Fundraises Off Alleged Story of Kavanaugh Accuser

Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D., Mass.) earlier this week sent out a fundraising email in which she praised the woman who accused S

New Retirement Plan Option May Be on Horizon

Multiple employer plans would allow unaffiliated small businesses to join together to offer 401(k)s.

Dem Rep: We Are Less Than 60 Days From Totally ‘Kicking the S–t Out of the Republicans’

Congressman Ruben Gallego (D., Ariz.) told an audience of Democrats on Saturday that they are less than 60 days from totally

Eric Holder says MAGA slogan is ‘rooted in fear’

Former Attorney General Eric Holder slammed the mindset of “Make America Great Again,” President Trump’s signature slog

Trump hits back at Jamie Dimon, says JP Morgan CEO doesn’t have the ‘smarts’ to run for president

A day after Dimon said he was "smarter" than Trump, the president calls the J.P. Morgan CEO  a "poor public speaker and a ne

Nike Pays Colin Kaepernick To Peddle A False Narrative Of Police Brutality

The NFL's Colin Kaepernick, the quarterback who started the phenomenon of NFL players kneeling during the playing of the nati

Booker sends staff to Iowa, signaling possible 2020 run

WASHINGTON – Sen. Cory Booker has sent staff to Iowa, further stoking speculation of his 2020 presidential aspirations. The

Lawmakers come down hard on Google for skipping Senate hearing

Lawmakers on Wednesday grilled top executives from Facebook and Twitter about their efforts to prevent foreign governments fr