The Deficit and National Debt
Sen. Lamar Alexander says the ban doesn't save a "single penny."
The GOP rising star was selected to respond to Obama's speech.
We'll probably all be saying 'yes we can!'--but the important question is 'how?'
Obama will talk about ways to invest in education and infrastructure.
The president called for a freeze during his 2010 State of the Union.
It's an important fight, but one that speaks to the health of the new majority rather than to its weakness.
Washington politicians will talk all year about solutions. But don’t expect much.
Sen. John McCain talks about the themes of Obama's speech.
Should the president focus on jobs, the debt and deficit, tax code reform, or something else?
The Minnesota Republican's visit increased speculation about a potential 2012 run.