Government & Politics

  1. How Super PACs Work

    The Federal Election Commission left a loophole in the election donation process: ...
  2. How the Congressional Retirement Plan Compares ...

    There are more retirement plan options for a member of United States Congress than ...
  3. How Terrorism Damages the Global Economy

    The economic impact of more than 1,000 known terror attacks worldwide since 2015 ...
  4. Private Prison Stocks Hammered by DoJ Phase-Out ...

    The Department of Justice is taking steps to end its use of private prison contractors, ...
  5. Why the Opium Trade in Afghanistan Is Booming

    Discover how ineffective the U.S. efforts to counteract the opium trade in Afghanistan ...
  6. Donald Trump for President: What Are the Chances?

    The success of Donald Trump's outsider candidacy has shaken the Republican party ...
  1. Private Prison Stocks Hammered by DoJ Phase-Out ...

    The Department of Justice is taking steps to end its use of private prison contractors, ...
  2. Donald Trump's 3 Biggest Bankruptcies

    Several of Donald Trump's businesses have had to declare bankruptcy. These are three ...
  3. Google Denies Presidential Candidate Bias (GOOGL)

    Google is accused of having a preference among the two presumptive presidential candidates ...
  4. Why Interest Rates Have Been Low for So Long

    Learn of several competing explanations about why the Federal Reserve has kept interest ...
  5. Microeconomics vs. Macroeconomics: Which Is More ...

    Find out why investors are better off ignoring macroeconomic forecasts, and should ...
  6. Google's Paris HQ Raided in Probe (GOOGL)

    Google's Paris headquarters was raided by finance officials as part of an ongoing ...
  1. Which United States Presidents have run the largest budget deficits?

    Take a look at which presidents were in office for the largest budget deficits in U.S. history and how the responsibility ...
  2. What is the Social Security administration responsible for?

    Learn about the Social Security Administration's main responsibilities along with its history, structure and social safety ...
  3. Where are the Social Security administration headquarters?

    Learn about the Social Security Administration's headquarters, why it is not located in Washington, D.C. and how it has evolved ...
  4. Is the Social Security administration a government corporation?

    Learn the difference between a government agency and a government corporation, and how the Social Security Administration ...
  1. Members Of Congress With The Highest Net Worth

    Members of Congress make much more than the average American citizen. Here are the ...
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