Government Finance

AP Analysis: Trump's economic policy rooted in debt

Feb 13, 2018

One major principle is clear in President Donald Trump's emerging economic policy: Debt is good

Trump's high-spending budget reverses longtime GOP dogma

Feb 13, 2018

Trump's own budget director says if he were a still a member of Congress he probably wouldn't vote for the very budget plan he hawked Tuesday before to the Senate Budget Committee

Conservatives lash out at GOP spending binge

Feb 13, 2018

Trump budget fallout: Conservatives decry "irresponsible" spending binge

Kochs launch $4M campaign against Dems in Missouri, Indiana

Feb 13, 2018

Koch brothers are spending millions of dollars to attack two vulnerable Democrats for voting against the Republican tax overhaul

Trump budget again targets regional water cleanup programs

Feb 13, 2018

President Donald Trump again trying to drastically reduce or eliminate federal support for cleanups of some iconic US waterways

Analysis: Trump policy sees only good in borrowing, debt

Feb 13, 2018

Analysis: Once called 'king of debt,' Trump casts federal debt and the borrowing that fuels it in positive terms

Hospital OKs agreement with Ohio city's last abortion clinic

Feb 13, 2018

A hospital system has authorized a patient-transfer agreement to keep the last abortion clinic in one Ohio city operating

Northeast Corridor tunnel backers feel shorted by Trump plan

Feb 13, 2018

Proponents of $13B project to build a new rail tunnel between New York and New Jersey are panning President Donald Trump's infrastructure proposal

The Latest: Trump budget would usher in new deficit era

Feb 13, 2018

President Donald Trump's new budget plan would order steep cuts to the nation's social safety net but push military spending much higher

Trump's budget balloons deficits, cuts social safety net

Feb 13, 2018

President Donald Trump unveils a $4.4 trillion budget for next year that heralds an era an $1 trillion-plus federal deficits