How the fiscal crisis puts national security at risk

Our inability to put the federal budget in order has ramifications that affect the whole world.


U.S. At Risk for a Fiscal Crisis, Ferguson Says

Niall Ferguson, a history professor at Harvard University and a Bloomberg Television contributing editor, talks about the U.S. economy, income inequality and the risk of a fiscal crisis. He speaks with special correspondent Willow Bay at the Milken Institute 2012 Global Conference in Los Angeles on Bloomberg Television's "Milken: Ideas and Action." (Source: Bloomberg)


Chris Christie plays the blame game

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The bridge scandal isn’t what is plaguing the governor — it’s New Jersey’s declining fiscal health.