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The Debt Debacle: A Phony Solution to a Phony Crisis

How the debate over the debt crisis prevented Washington from actually solving it

If the news from Washington has been making you anxious, rest easy: The economy won’t collapse—at least not today—because policymakers have come to an agreement. And the crisis was fake, anyway.

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Be a "Budget Hero" with this Cool Game to Balance the Nation's Books

Think you have the answers? Go ahead and try to balance the budget with this game, we dare you.

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Video: President Obama on the Pointless Partisanship of DC Politics Barack Obama Video About Honor and Partisanship in Washington

Tired of the petty bickering of the budget crisis? Us too. Watch this video to be reminded of how rational things should be.

These days America's hyper-partisan debt battle seems like it's going to last forever. Thankfully, we know that can't be the case. Either the Democrats and Republicans agree on a way to raise the country's $14.3 trillion debt limit by August 2, or, according to experts, America falls back into a recession and Standards and Poors downgrades the nation's credit rating.

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