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A new government study says that federal health care and retirement programs threaten to overwhelm the federal budget and harm the economy in coming decades unless Washington finds the political will to restrain their inexorable growth. The long-term pressures promise to quickly reverse recent improvements in the deficit. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Study: Current Federal Government Growth Will Overwhelm Long-Term US Budget

A new government study says that federal health care and retirement programs threaten to overwhelm the federal budget and harm the economy in coming decades unless Washington finds the political will to restrain their inexorable growth. The long-term pressures promise to quickly reverse recent improvements in the deficit.

09/17/2013

File photo of President Barack Obama. (credit: EWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Poll: 44 Percent Of Americans Unsure If ‘Obamacare’ Is Still A Law

More than four-in-ten Americans have said they believe President Obama’s 2010 federal health care law has been repealed, overturned in court or are simply just unsure if it is still a law.

08/29/2013

Two Republican senators have announced their plan for legislation that would require that all members of Congress, the President, Vice President and all political appointees in the administration to purchase their health insurance from the “Obamacare” exchanges without taxpayer subsidies.  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

GOP Senators Announce Legislation To Reverse ‘Obamacare’ Exemptions For Government Officials

Two Republican senators have announced their plan for legislation that would require that all members of Congress, the president, vice president and all political appointees in the administration to purchase their health insurance from the “Obamacare” exchanges without taxpayer subsidies.

08/28/2013

A substantial number of young, single Americans have a solid financial incentive to forego the “Obamacare” health insurance exchanges – a trend that could send the federal health care program into a “death spiral.” (PHILIPPE HUGUEN/AFP/GettyImages)

Study: ‘Obamacare’ Will Lead To Health Insurance ‘Death Spiral’

A substantial number of young, single Americans have a solid financial incentive to forego the “Obamacare” health insurance exchanges – a trend that could send the federal health care program into a “death spiral.”

08/25/2013

Both taking jabs and coming out in support of President Obama’s eponymous federal health care plan, Twitter users took to the network to come up with their own satirical song titles to go along with their views of the federal statute. (MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Twitter Users Criticize And Support ‘Obamacare’ Through Satirical Song Titles

Now trending on the social media network: #Obamacarehitsongs.

08/12/2013

While provocative bills aren't particularly unusual in state legislatures, so many have been offered by conservatives in Oklahoma this year that GOP leaders have established a special committee to handle what is now a major category of business: measures to combat the federal government's influence in the states.(JUNI KRISWANTO/AFP/Getty Images)

Anti-Federal Legislation Increases Dramatically In Red States During Obama Presidency

While provocative bills aren’t particularly unusual in state legislatures, so many have been offered by conservatives in Oklahoma this year that GOP leaders have established a special committee to handle what is now a major category of business: measures to combat the federal government’s influence in the states.

03/05/2013

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