It's just a matter of how long it will take to get the deal finalized, Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., told CNBC.
EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt risked running afoul of the Hatch Act by attending an Oklahoma Republican Party fundraiser.
*Technical support at $1,225- $1,257 an ounce. NEW YORK/ LONDON, April 27- Gold resumed its downward slide from a five-month high in mid-April, giving up gains that came after U.S. President Donald Trump announced unfunded tax cuts, while comments from European Central Bank President Mario Draghi weakened the euro.
NEW YORK, April 27- The euro dipped against the U.S. dollar on Thursday after European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi said policymakers did not discuss removing the bank's easing bias on monetary policy, while the dollar jumped against the Swedish crown after the Riksbank extended its bond-buying. "Draghi wasnt as hawkish as people had hoped," said Greg Anderson,...
April 27- Shares of port-operator Westshore Terminals Investment Corp recovered some lost ground on Thursday after dropping sharply a day earlier on news British Columbia had urged the government to ban U.S. coal exports from provincial ports in a trade spat. In a letter to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, British Columbia Premier Christy Clark had asked the...
Gary Cohn said the standard deduction for a married couple would be doubled to $24,000. Cohn said the deduction would create "a zero tax-rate for the first $24,000." That sounds great, but very few families making $24,000 a year pay federal income tax, said Roberton Williams, a fellow at the nonpartisan Tax Policy Center.
Dan Clifton, Strategas Research Partners head of policy research, discusses the latest plans from the Trump administration and the likelihood of a government shutdown.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the latest reaction to the Trump administration's tax reform plans.
Political fights over abortion, financial regulations and Puerto Rico have slowed Republican and Democratic negotiators working on a sweeping, government-wide spending bill. Congress faces a midnight Friday deadline to avert a government shutdown on Trump's 100th day in office. The accusations came after two major White House concessions: The...
The U.S. bond market is signaling investors have scaled back their outlook for an inflation pickup as skepticism sets in about whether President Donald Trump will be able to deliver on pledges for major tax reform and an infrastructure spending binge. It really accelerated after the failure of healthcare reform, "said Steve Kang, Citi's interest rate...
Groups used Facebook to share private info found in emails and to spread false information to tarnish political figures.
One of the Brexit debate's key voices spoke to CNBC after the launch of Best for Britain, her tactical voting campaign.
Of the 10 core goals for his presidency tracked by NBC News, Trump made progress on two.
Grassroots groups have risen from the ashes of Clinton's campaign to engage in activism, NBC News reports.
An estimated 71.6 million people watched the final debate between White House contenders Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump on TV on Wednesday.
Clinton and Trump agree on this issue, but they're both wrong about how to fix the problem, says Pinar Çebi Wilber.
There isn't a "chorus" behind Donald Trump's debate performance, experts told CNBC.