Government Spending

Is Obamacare too sick to heal itself?

Washington Examiner healthcare reporter Paige Winfield Cunningham, former Bush 43 campaign advisor Mark Serrano and Democratic strategist Adam Green weigh in on the fallout from the Obamacare premium hikes.

Greek shipping companies fined $1.5M for pollution, cover-up

A federal judge in Seattle on Friday ordered two companies owned by a Greek shipping magnate to pay $1.5 million after a jury found that a cargo ship deliberately pumped oil-polluted water into the ocean, then repeatedly lied and falsified records in an effort to deceive inspectors with the U.S. Coast Guard.

U.S. Budget Deficit Sees First Rise in Five Years

A slowdown in the growth of federal revenues, as well as rising government spending, pushed the deficit up in the 2016 fiscal year for the first time since 2011, reversing the trend of falling deficits as the economy recovered in recent years.