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After the Supreme Court ruling, Obamacare IS here to stay—but it will be challenged and it will change long after Obama leaves office, says Dan Eaton.
Veterans Administration officials were grilled by Congress on Thursday about a budget shortfall of at least $2.6 billion.
"This ruling will strengthen all of our communities," President Obama said in a speech following the ruling.
The U.S. House of Representatives passed a measure Thursday renewing aid for American workers affected by international trade agreements.
The Senate collected enough votes to give Obama "fast track" trade authority, giving the White House a hard-fought victory.
Support for the secessionist cause still remains strong in … the Kremlin, the Fiscal Times reports.
Legislation that would help President Barack Obama seal a Pacific Rim trade pact cleared a procedural hurdle in the U.S. Senate.
Allowing the export of U.S. crude would help level the playing field against foreign producers, oil billionaire Harold Hamm tells CNBC.
Donald Trump's entrance into the GOP race could prove to be a liability for the party, former RNC Chairman Michael Steele tells CNBC.
The false perception is that "if you give Puerto Rico the authority to file for bankruptcy, that's the equivalent of a federal bailout."
The U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday approved "fast-track" trade negotiating authority.
Check out some of the not-so-common professions that members of the House held before assuming public office inside the Beltway.
TPP will create jobs, not destroy them. Dems need to back the president and support free trade, says former Medtronic CEO Bill George.
If this week's vote on an Obama-backed bill fails, the White House still has several options for making its Pacific trade deal happen.
Failure to move forward on a trade deal spearheaded by the U.S. will raise questions about American presidential leadership, Larry Summers tells CNBC.
Here's what all of the presidential candidates are getting wrong about wealth inequality, says trader Jim Iuorio.
A new study issued this week, named "Jurassic Pork," documents the billions of dollars' spent on Congressional earmarks, the Fiscal Times reports.
The GOP presidential hopeful told CNBC he's not against free trade deals, but he's wary about giving the president fast-track negotiating authority.
The House overwhelmingly defeated the Trade Adjustment Assistance bill—a necessary step for trade promotion authority.
Republican Paul Ryan, aligned with President Obama on trade, says the votes are there for one of the measures but possibly not the other.