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  1. Debt ceiling deadline: US could risk default by early OctoberThu, 29 Jun 2017 15:50:57 EDT
    The Congressional Budget Office narrows its projection for when Treasury will run short on money if Congress doesn't raise or suspend the country's debt ceiling. More...
  2. How Illinois became America's most messed-up stateThu, 29 Jun 2017 13:57:56 EDT
    Read full story for latest details. More...
  3. The truth about the Republicans' plan for Medicaid spendingThu, 29 Jun 2017 17:01:36 EDT
    Do the Republicans plan to cut Medicaid spending or not? CNNMoney explains. More...
  4. Trump sanctions Chinese bank to rein in North KoreaThu, 29 Jun 2017 17:27:40 EDT
    The Trump administration is increasing pressure on Chinese financial players amid growing tension with North Korea. More...
  5. Will a corporate tax cut benefit the middle class?Thu, 29 Jun 2017 11:10:16 EDT
    Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin has promised that a corporate tax cut will provide the middle class with "better, higher paying jobs." But it is actually hard to say how much it would help them, if at all. More...
  6. Japan and Europe are racing to agree a big free trade dealThu, 29 Jun 2017 06:32:13 EDT
    While President Trump talks tough on trade, the European Union and Japan are getting on with business. More...
  7. Senate health care bill would mean big coverage losses in these statesThu, 29 Jun 2017 06:24:02 EDT
    States that saw large coverage gains under Obamacare would suffer most under the Senate bill, according to an Urban Institute report. More...
  8. Minimum wage since 1938Fri, 09 Dec 2016 17:51:58 EST
    When the federal minimum wage first became law in 1938, it was 25 cents. Adjusted for inflation, that would be worth $4.19 today. Scroll over the chart to see historical minimum wage amounts, and their corresponding values in today's dollars. More...
  9. Even the middle class would feel GOP squeeze on nursing home care Thu, 29 Jun 2017 06:15:25 EDT
    Medicaid pays for two-thirds of nursing home residents, but some recipients don't even know they're on it. If the Senate health care bill gets passed, many will lose coverage. More...
  10. Countries with higher wages than the U.S.Fri, 09 Dec 2016 17:53:53 EST
    Some Republicans say high wages in the U.S. are hurting America's global competitiveness. See the countries where wages are even higher. More...
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