President Barack Obama signed the 1,603 page Omnibus Appropriations Bill on Tuesday.
The AP-Times Square New Year’s Eve Poll conducted by GfK surveyed 1,367 American adults this month to determine public attitudes about political issues, government, and 2013 as a whole.
Gallup's Economic Confidence Index dropped 14 points since the government shutdown, the lowest is has been since December 2011.
Although America’s future will be shaped by the ongoing Washington budget battles, there are dozens of issues simmering just below the surface. Because freedom either advances or recedes with each vote, those issues deserve scrutiny as well.