President Barack Obama is aiming to clamp down on the private companies that service federal student debt with a presidential memorandum he signed Tuesday.
The federal budget deficit will hit $486 billion this year, nearly matching the lowest shortfall of President Obama's term in office, CBO estimates show.
The Supreme Court sharply divides in the latest challenge to President Obama's health law, this time over the subsidies that make insurance affordable.
The president's finances are much like ours, but with more digits. Obama's side hustle is doing well, but he's missing out with conservative investments.
The White House plan would put brokers under the stricter requirements for registered financial advisers when they handle clients' retirement accounts.
In a new setback for the health care law, the government says it made a tax-reporting error that's fouling up the filings of nearly a million Americans.
Thousands of people signing up for health insurance this weekend may not realize it, but their coverage under President Obama's law could be short-lived.
Members of Congress who voted for the Keystone XL pipeline bill got 10 to 13 times more in donations from the oil and gas industry than those who didn't.
President Obama says large corporations, including office supply giant Staples, shouldn't use the health insurance issue as an excuse for cutting wages.
Obama wants to make two years of community college free for all high school graduates -- with some restrictions. Let's look at the issues involved.
Obama's budget fleshes out proposals from his State of the Union address and highlights Democratic priorities as the 2016 presidential campaign begins.
President Barack Obama's budget will propose spending $74 billion more than current spending caps, an increase of about 7 percent.
Barack Obama backed away from his intent to remove the tax-free status of 529 education savings accounts after pressure from Republicans and Democrats.
A majority of Americans would want officials to restore financial aid given to Obamacare customers should the Supreme Court rule the assistance illegal.
President Obama will challenge a Republican-led Congress to back his tax-raising ideas for helping middle-class Americans in his State of the Union speech.
The IRS is cutting taxpayer services just as President Barack Obama's health law is making filing a tax return more complicated.
President Obama unveils an ambitious proposal to pay for two years of community college, saying education shouldn't be a privilege reserved for a few.
The White House releases a draft of its plan to rate U.S. colleges and tie federal aid to performance as a way to coax institutions to pull up their socks.
While plenty of people want to give the president a piece of their mind or perhaps a slap upside the head, is a presidential punching bag appropriate?
Sign-up season for President Obama's health care law gets off to a stronger start, even as Americans remain skeptical about the new social program.
Growing opposition among Democrats and persistent opposition from the tea party Republicans has left a $1 trillion government-wide spending bill teetering.
Exposed to the light of day, a year-end, $1.1 trillion spending bill draws both vociferous objections from liberals and milder criticism from conservatives.
President Obama recently told prominent CEOs that he wants to work with them to overcome stagnant wages.
Leading CEOs, angered by challenges to certain workplace wellness programs, threaten to side with anti-Obamacare forces unless the administration backs off.
House Republicans sue the Obama administration over its implementation of President Obama's health care law, saying he had overstepped his legal authority.