Rand Paul

Rand Paul’s Tactic for Winning Over a Nervous GOP: Invoke Reagan

By Rob Garver,The Fiscal TimesOctober 24, 2014
Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul last night delivered what was billed as a major foreign policy address. The likely nominee...

This Health 'Club' Cuts Around the State Exchanges

By Kate Rogers,CNBCOctober 24, 2014
As small-business owners prepare to comply with health-care rules that require employers offer health insurance,...
U.S Soldiers in Liberia to help with Ebola

U.S. Military Preps Ebola SWAT Team

By Ben Watson,Defense OneOctober 24, 2014
The Pentagon is beginning a new chapter in its broadening efforts to fight Ebola. A 30-person team of medical...

Something Is Dangerously Wrong at the New York Fed

By David Dayen,The Fiscal TimesOctober 24, 2014
In a speech this week, New York Federal Reserve Board President William Dudley addressed pervasive misconduct...

Voters Trust Dems More than GOP, But Not to Run the Country

By Rob Garver,The Fiscal TimesOctober 24, 2014
A major Pew poll done in advance of the midterms shows that while voters think Democrats are more empathetic,...

How the Stock Selloff Boosted the Economy

By Anthony Mirhaydari,The Fiscal TimesOctober 24, 2014
They say there is a silver lining in everything. In this case, even stock market scares. The selling pressure that...

U.S. Says a No-Ransom Policy Could Weaken ISIS

By Rob Garver,The Fiscal TimesOctober 23, 2014
A senior U.S. official said Thursday that part of destroying ISIS entails cutting off its funding sources. The...

Wall Street Is Betting Big on Cory Booker

By Jeff Cox,CNBCOctober 23, 2014
Financial firms are shelling out big cash for the mid-term Senate elections, but their favorite candidate is an...

Secret Service Cited Again for Embarrassing Lapse

By Brianna Ehley,The Fiscal TimesOctober 23, 2014
It’s been a rough couple of months for the Secret Service. The elite security agency that protects America’s top...

Fiscal Warrior Coburn’s Parting Shots at Washington

By Eric Pianin,The Fiscal TimesOctober 23, 2014
When he issued his final government “Wastebook” this week, Sen. Tom Coburn (R-OK) offered a valedictory of sorts...

How Will Canada React to Its First Terror Attack?

By Andrew L. Peek,The Fiscal TimesOctober 23, 2014
If there was a sort of aesthetic justice in this world, certain nations – certain nice ones – should be exempt...
Credit Card Perks

The Holiday ‘Gift’ of a High-Tech Credit Card

By KAYLA TAUSCHE,CNBCOctober 23, 2014
Consumers can expect a flurry of thick, credit-card-carrying mail as some banks attempt to get high-tech chip...

The Unthinkable for Hospitals: Withholding Ebola Care

By Julie Steenhuysen and Sharon Begley,ReutersOctober 23, 2014
The Ebola crisis is forcing the American healthcare system to consider the previously unthinkable: withholding...