One of the more entertaining sideshows to the spectacle of the Federal Reserve bailing out Bear Stearns belongs to the contortionists -- the ideologues wh... Read story
Yesterday was a rare day in Washington: 100 Senators were present and voting on amendments to the budget resolution. And late last night, Senator Jim DeMi... Read story
The possible moratorium on earmarks in the House of Representatives that I Read story
Not even close, says Mark Zandi of Economy.com. In fact, according to Zandi's study , ... Read story
Notwithstanding the fact that these days you can't walk down the street in Des Moines without running into one or another campaign entourage, our panelist... Read story
Just in advance of Christmas, the National Federation of Independent Business introduced last week its "Small Business Principles for Health Care Reform."... Read story
Small business owners are presumed to be more heavily invested in economic issues -- taxes, spending, trade -- than voters at large, but these topics prov... Read story
Health care came up surprisingly deep into the conversation. This year several panelists saw their premiums increase about 25 percent; this was high, they... Read story
I'm still trying to sort out why I found the exchange on global warming in yesterday's Republican debate so surprising. Was it my imagination, or did the ... Read story
Our conversation with entrepreneurial Iowans in advance of the caucuses continues. To read the first half of the energy and environment discussion, cl... Read story
On the day of our forum, the price of gas in Des Moines hung at about $2.90 a gallon. But only two of the panelists reported that expensive fuel had notic... Read story
To read the first half of the immigration discussion, click Read story
National Public Radio had a succinct look at last weeks' squabble over health ... Read story
Well, that might be a stretch. But the consensus out there is that if he didn't win, he did very well -- and certainly will only improve his standing. Mar... Read story
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