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A plane lands at Dallas Fort Worth International Airport in Grapevine, Texas. Most of the Federal Aviation Administration budget will be subject to the sequester cuts. Fully included in those cuts is the FAA’s 'operations' account, which goes largely toward paying the salaries of our nation's 15,000 air traffic controllers who prevent our aircraft from running into one another in the skies.

There is a right way and a wrong way to cut federal spending, but the sequestration plan about to go into effect is perhaps the most boneheaded approach that could possibly be concocted. Read more»

US Senator Marco Rubio of Florida

Florida Sen. Marco Rubio and Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul made misleading or exaggerated claims in their responses to President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address. Read more»

President Barack Obama meets with Warren Buffett, the Chairman of Berkshire Hathaway, in the Oval Office on July 18.

In their zeal to pass the "Buffett Rule," Obama and Biden leave the false impression that millionaires pay lower taxes than the middle class. Read more»

Jefferson Keel, president of the National Congress of American Indians and NCAI Executive Director Jacqueline Pata take questions after Keel delivered the State of Indian Nations address Thursday in Washington.

Native American leaders called on the federal government Thursday to honor its responsibility to American Indians with continued financial support, but to grant them greater flexibility in handling their own affairs. Read more» 1