September 21, 2010 Democrats hope Social Security remains the third rail of U.S. politics so they can use it as an issue against Tea Party-backed Republican candidates for congressional posts.
September 16, 2010 House Speaker Nancy Pelosi remained firm that tax cuts should go to incomes of $250,000 or less. This was despite indications that some House Democrats wanted to extend Bush-era tax cuts for everyone, including the wealthy.
September 16, 2010 In a Rock the Vote poll, young voters said they expected to be financially better off than parents.
September 16, 2010 A Tea Party tug of war has raised the question, is the movement about fiscal or social issues.