Austerity

Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Turning their backs on the prevailing austerity government, Swedish voters on Sunday elected the Social Democrat Party and its head Stefan Löfven to lead the country, allowing the center-left parties to reclaim power in the historically socialist state. The Social Democrat Party, along with the Green Party and the Left Party, won 43.7 percent of...
Sarah Lazare, staff writer
French President François Hollande took the dramatic step Monday of dissolving...
Jon Queally, staff writer
The ' economics of austerity '—which includes the continued Republican argument...