Video: Low expectations for President Obama's budget request

Election-year proposal likely to be a 'tame document.'


Gingrich says he's a threat to Obama

Former House speaker positions himself as an outsider candidate, willing to cut spending and take on the establishment.


What's at stake if Congress fails this time?

Congress is threatening stalemate again, and this time the effect would be felt by millions of average Americans.


Congressional Budget Office predicts $1.3 trillion deficit in 2011

Figure is the third-highest level in 65 years.