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NEW YORK— Iowa and New Hampshire are still on the horizon— but first there's the Fox primary, and the buildup to this week's first Republican presidential debate shows that the influence of Fox News Channel on the GOP selection process is stronger than ever. Six hopefuls— Donald Trump, Rand Paul, Mike Huckabee, Bobby Jindal, Carly Fiorina and Rick Perry— have appeared...
WASHINGTON— Donald Trump vows to bring back the millions of American jobs lost to China and other foreign competitors if voters put him in the White House. A study published last year by the National Bureau of Economic Research found that between 2 million and 2.4 million jobs were lost to competition from China from 1999 to 2011.. Announcing his presidential...
Ben White, Politico chief economic correspondent, provides his take on Republican candidates running for president, and CNBC's John Harwood weighs in on the likelihood of Joe Biden entering the race.
Sixty-one percent of Americans feel the country is headed in the wrong direction, reports John Harwood, with the latest results from an NBC/WSJ poll.
Matt Mackowiak, president of Potomac Strategy Group, discusses the unconventional presidential campaign of real estate mogul Donald Trump.
The proportion of voters who think the country is headed in the wrong direction has risen to 65 percent, a NBC News-Wall Street Journal poll finds.
WASHINGTON— Celebrity chef Jose Andres has responded to a recent lawsuit filed by Donald Trump's organization against Andres' organization for backing out of a hotel project in Washington. WTOP-FM reports that Andres said in a statement that Trump's disparaging comments about Mexican immigrants no longer make it possible for Andres to run a planned...
Presidential hopeful Chris Christie talks to CNBC's John Harwood about the crowded GOP field, his record, and why Hillary Clinton is wrong.
Presidential hopeful Chris Christie tells CNBC's John Harwood he will run a different race from the one he envisioned earlier.
Winning matters most, and you can't win as an independent, says New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie.
Lanhee Chen, research fellow at Hoover Institution, explains why Donald Trump is leading a new Wall Street Journal/NBC poll with 19 percent of the Republican primary vote.
WASHINGTON— Donald Trump, widely believed to the be the wealthiest American ever to run for president, is nowhere among the ranks of the country's most generous citizens, according to an Associated Press review of his financial records and other government filings. Trump has said he donated $102 million worth of cash and land to philanthropic and conservation...
The Trump tax policy is a mixed bag. But there seems to be a nice dose of supply-side in that mix, says Larry Kudlow.
NEW YORK, July 31- Donald Trump is staking his run for U.S. president in part on a vow to protect American jobs. But this month, one of his companies, the elite Mar-a-Lago Club resort in Florida, applied to import 70 foreign workers to serve as cooks, wait staff and cleaners. Nine companies majority-owned by Trump have sought to bring in foreign waitresses, cooks,...
Media consultant Mark Macias offers up his advice for what Scott Walker needs to do to get America's attention.
Donald Trump's GOP presidential candidacy has been successful, but too controversial to have staying power, former House Majority Leader Eric Cantor tells CNBC.
Former House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, Moelis & Co., vice chair, shares his thoughts on comments made by Donald Trump and other GOP presidential hopefuls in the 2016 run for the White House.
NEW YORK— In one of his first forays into policy as a presidential candidate, Republican Donald Trump calls for the deportation of all 11 million people estimated to be living in the country illegally while allowing the "really good people" to return. Deporting them all "is impractical and is opposed by a large majority of Americans," said Clint Bolick, an Arizona...
From one real estate mogul about another: Don't underestimate Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump. Barry Sternlicht said, "Jesse Ventura won the governorship."
GOP presidential candidate Rick Perry said he lives in reality, not on reality TV—taking a shot at rival Donald Trump.