New York (CNNMoney) – President Barack Obama and Oval Office hopefuls Newt Gingrich and Mitt Romney have all released at least one year of tax returns. And they all gave big money to charity.
But their donation patterns differ substantially, and in some cases provide a window into the candidate's political priorities.
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - What Would Jesus ... Deduct?
President Obama offered a new line of reasoning for hiking taxes on the rich on Thursday, saying at the National Prayer Breakfast that his policy proposals are shaped by his religious beliefs.
New York (CNNMoney) – Exactly how much is Mitt Romney worth? Hard to say.
The estimates, even from the candidate and his own campaign, are all over the map.
New York (CNNMoney) – Above all else, the Romney campaign has one ethos: Our candidate will fix the economy.
But on some of the toughest economic challenges of the day - housing, taxes and spending - Mitt Romney's economic plan is missing key policy details.
New York (CNNMoney) – When President Obama delivers his third, and possibly final, State of the Union address Tuesday, will the economy be issue no. 1?
Probably. If past speeches are any indication, the economy will be mentioned early and often.
New York (CNNMoney) – Look out budget wonks, Newt Gingrich is comin' for you.
The former Speaker of the House labeled the Congressional Budget Office a "reactionary socialist institution" during a speech on Social Security reform in New Hampshire on Monday.
New York (CNNMoney) - Barring a miracle, the experiment is over.
Stumbling over taxes and entitlements, the so-called super committee is entering its final hours having failed to agree on a debt reduction package of at least $1.2 trillion.
New York (CNNMoney) - More criminals on the street. Fewer border guards. More instances of food poisoning and less reliable weather forecasts.
Sound like fun? These scenarios - and more like them - could play out if the so-called super committee fails, according to a paper by centrist Democratic think tank Third Way.
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - Rick Perry's first campaign ad kicks off with a promise.
"As president, I'll create at least two-and-a-half million new jobs," Perry says before touting his energy policies.
New York (CNNMoney) – Onerous government regulations are either strangling the U.S. economy and killing job creation ... or they're not.
In Washington, there is no middle ground.