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The National Federation of Independent Business is slamming President Obama for his comments on small businesses, with Donald Danner, NFIB CEO. "We hear from people every day who think it's getting harder every day and every week to start and grow a business [in the U.S.], because the government is making it more difficult for them," he says.
Discussing Fed Chairman Bernanke's testimony today, and whether the country is too dependent on the Fed, with Chris Konstantinos, RiverFront Investment Group; Nathan Bachrach, Financial Network Group; and CNBC's "Closing Bell" crew.
Discussing women in technology and business on the heels of Yahoo's new CEO announcement, with Pattie Sellers, Fortune Magazine editor-at-large; Tereza Nemmesanyi, HonestlyNow.com founder/CEO; and Anne Mulcahy, former chairman/CEO of Xerox. "Marissa told me she is pregnant, but will take a few weeks maternity leave, and work throughout it," says Sellers.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin speaks to Daphne Koller, Coursera co-founder/co-CEO, about her company's business model, and why its grabbing the attention of students around the world.
John Riccitiello, Electronic Arts CEO, says there's a perception among investors that the gaming industry is tough to invest in right now - but he adds that the company is growing its digital business.
U.S. demand for coal is at a 24-year low, and inventories are continuing to build as the global economy slows. Wilbur Ross, WL Ross & Company chairman/CEO, discusses whether investors should expect more trouble ahead for the commodity.
Intel and Coca-Cola are among the companies reporting earnings tomorrow. Dani Hughes of Divine Capital Markets, shares investment strategies.
More states are moving to impose new sales taxes for online purchases, reports CNBC's Courtney Reagan, and Stacey Widlitz, SW Retail Advisors, offers insight. "I think Amazon is giving in and paying taxes, because this gives them the ability to build more distribution centers and ship on a same-day basis," says Widlitz. Dani Hughes of Divine Capital Markets CEO, weighs in.
Mad Money host Jim Cramer speaks to AeroVironment chairman & CEO Tim Conver, about the budget for the defense sector, and his company's latest missile innovation called "the switchblade."
Boone Pickens, BP Capital founder, offers his view on U.S. energy and the economy. "I think it's going to be slow, sluggish going, for the economy for the next year," he says.
Discussing the LIBOR scandal fallout, the so-called fiscal cliff, and whether Europe will sink the U.S. economy, with Shawn Matthews, Cantor Fitzgerald CEO.
"People like me get very conservative -- we go to cash," says Liberty Media Chairman John Malone, commenting on the looming fiscal cliff and uncertainty in the market, with CNBC's Kayla Tausche from the annual Allen & Company's conference in Sun Valley.
Mitt Romney was booed during a speech today before a skeptical NAACP crowd, with NBC Correspondent Steve Handlesman. Ben Jealous, NAACP president/CEO, discusses what he thinks Romney could have said instead; and Andrew Card, Texas A&M University, weighs in.
Vivek Ranadive, Tibco Software chairman/CEO, discusses the state of his company's growth, its relationship with social networking, and exposure to Europe.
Jeff Bradley, Globe Specialty Metals CEO, explains how silicon metal is made and the competition his company faces. "We are a very unique company, and we are the lowest cost producer of [silicon metal] in the entire world," says Bradley.
Kendall Powell, General Mills chairman & CEO, discusses his company's outlook for next year and the impact of rising commodity prices on the economy and consumers.
Joe Almeida, Covidien PLC president & CEO discusses his company's strategies for growth, its recent acquisitions, and his take on health care policies.
Nicholas DeBenedictis, Aqua America CEO, discusses his company's recent successful and collaborative efforts with Penn Virginia Resource Partners, known as PVR Water Services LLC.
Klaus Kleinfeld, chairman & CEO of Alcoa, shares his view of earnings, adding that the aluminum market fundamentals remain sound with strong demand.
Health-care reform will create $580 billion in potential new Medicaid revenue opportunities in the next five years, Wayne Deveydt, CFO at health insurer WellPoint, told CNBC.