John Thune

A-Not-OK

A123 sale to Chinese firm raises security concerns, Republicans and outside critics say

Republicans and outside business groups are calling on the Treasury Department to reject the sale of bankrupt battery-maker and stimulus recipient A123 Systems, Inc. to a Chinese firm, arguing the move could put American national security at risk.

The Student Debt Racket

Increase of college debt among grads highest in history, study shows

The amount of student debt has increased to record levels during President Obama's administration despite longstanding promises to tackle the problem, according to a report by the College Board Advocacy and Policy Center.