Articles by Brett Forman
- Fears Grow of Gridlock on Jobs, Deficit
November 06 2011 10:37 PM
A series of messy budget showdowns earlier this year have left many in Washington pessimistic that politicians can deliver on two pressing priorities: taming surging deficits and spurring job growth.
- Greek Political Parties Ignore Appeal for Rapid Compromise
November 05 2011 10:52 PM
Greece's ruling socialists and opposition conservatives offered rival plans for saving the nation from bankruptcy and safeguarding its Eurozone membership, ignoring an appeal from the president to cooperate now on tackling the mess.
- Insight: Firms to Charge Smokers, Obese More for Healthcare
October 30 2011 5:58 PM
In recent years, a growing number of companies have been encouraging workers to voluntarily improve their health to control escalating insurance costs.
- Gaza Violence Simmers After Truce Announced
October 30 2011 2:03 PM
Violence between Israel and Gaza militants flared anew Sunday after Egypt said it had brokered a truce to end attacks that have killed 10 Palestinian gunmen and an Israeli civilian in the past five days.