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Leaders pose for the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) “family photo” at the Beijing National Aquatics Center in the Chinese capital on Nov. 10. President Barack Obama is front and fifth from the right. Photo by Mandel Ngan/AFP/...
“MyVA” is the VA’s largest reorganization plan. WASHINGTON — On the eve of Veterans Day, the Veterans Affairs Department announced a reorganization Monday designed to make it easier for veterans to gain access to the...
WASHINGTON — Even as President Barack Obama prepares to take executive action on immigration, an incoming GOP Senate chairman said Monday he is working on a border security bill and will aim to move it once the new Republican-controlled...
Social Security Administration benefit calculators intentionally underestimate your benefits. Photo by by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images. Boston University economist Larry Kotlikoff has spent every week, for over two years, answering questions about...
U.S. Postal Service (USPS) crates sit on the floor at the Brookland Post Office in Washington, D.C., U.S. No customer data was stolen in a recent data breach, USPS officials say. Photo by Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty ImagesWASHINGTON — The U.S...
Cory Gardner, with his wife Jamie, takes the stage to make an acceptance speech after winning the U.S. Senate seat in Denver, Colorado, on Nov. 4. Photo By Craig F. Walker/The Denver Post Interviewing Peterson Institute of International Economics...