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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.
Anti-tax crusader Grover Norquist's message to expected GOP presidential candidate Jeb Bush: Don't make the same mistake your father made.
The breach announced on Thursday raises questions about the government's ability to protect itself from attacks, NBC reports.
GOP presidential candidate Rick Perry said Friday his initiatives as Texas governor can work anywhere in the United States.
Congressman Ribble says his bill will create sustainable funding for our crumbling infrastructure.
The agency lost its authority to collect Americans' phone records in bulk, after GOP Sen. Rand Paul stood in the way of extending the program.
The Hillary Clinton campaign held a briefing this week that was strictly controlled and left reporters with little to write.
Here's why the G.O.P. presidential field for 2016 may be the largest-ever in either party, NBC News reports.
Much of the support for expanding Asian trade is coming for states with the most to gain, according to a CNBC analysis.
Europe has the best hurricane forecasting model, for a variety of reasons, including funding. The U.S. could catch up if it was organized better.
President Obama called out climate change deniers in Congress for potentially harming the country, USA Today reports.