The Senate was poised to pass its first formal budget in four years, defining Democrats’ fiscal principles for the next, uncertain stage of Washington’s battle over debt, spending and taxes.
Kleptocracy is the form of political corruption where the government exists to increase the personal wealth and political power of the ruling class at the expense of the wider population. It is said that Kleptocratic rulers treat their country's …
The Financial Sector Legislative Reforms Commission (FSLRC) has also backed the creation of an independent debt management office to manage the government's debt and borrowings, now overseen by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI). The FSLRC, set up …
Antonio R. Villaraigosa faces life as a private citizen in Los Angeles after eight years in office, but he is not ruling out more public service.
Senators on both sides of the aisle offered hundreds of changes, most of them largely meaningless, in a marathon session known as the “vote-orama.”
A lawsuit over allowing immigrants to obtain a driver’s license in Arizona is part of a broader clash with an Obama administration program offering reprieves from deportation.
President Obama, who has been criticized for favoring oil and gas development over land conservation in his first term, on Monday will designate five new national monuments, according to officials briefed on the decision.