Some argue that Rand Paul's best bet for the presidency is to refocus, sooner than later, on fiscal conservatism.» Read More
Texas Sen. Ted Cruz and presidential candidate sat down in Houston to talk with CNBC's John Harwood. Here's what he had to say.
An estimated 6 million people will be subject to the penalty for not having health coverage in 2014. The fine is due this tax season.
Rand Paul may not be the GOP front-runner but he's doing a few things really right. Here's what the GOP should learn from him.
Political observers doubt the Chicago mayor's sometimes abrasive style will change much as he struggles with the city's mounting fiscal problems.
Rand Paul's presidential lane is perhaps the most complex to navigate among the GOP field. Here's why, Politico's Ben White explains.
Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul announced Tuesday morning on his website that he will seek the presidency.
In a political world where candidates nearly always follow the party line on every issue, Kentucky Senator Rand Paul has broken the mold.
The dollar’s run-up over the past six months is pinching small exporters, who say they’re facing pricing pressure and overseas competition.
The nuclear deal struck with Iran will prove unenforceable for one reason — economics, says Peter Morici.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark., April 2- Lawmakers in the Republican-dominated statehouses of Indiana and Arkansas on Thursday easily approved fixes to religion acts that had met a nationwide storm of criticism because they were seen as allowing for discrimination against gays. After the passage into law last week of Indiana's act, the state was flooded with protests,...
LAUSANNE, Switzerland, April 2- Iran and world powers reached a framework agreement on Thursday on curbing Iran's nuclear programme for at least a decade, a step towards a comprehensive accord that could end 12 years of brinkmanship, threats and confrontation. The tentative agreement, after eight days of marathon talks in Switzerland, clears the way for talks on...
The agreed framework for a nuclear deal with Iran would make the world a safer place if implemented, President Barack Obama said.
A statement is expected to say that enough progress has been made to continue talks on Iran's nuclear program until June 30.
Indiana and Arkansas lawmakers plan to fix religion bills that were sent back to them this week after criticism from rights activists and businesses.
Harry Reid wants his deputies to "just relax" in their dispute over leadership posts after his retirement, reports John Harwood.
The move will not apply to workers at franchisee-owned restaurants, which make up 90 percent of U.S. stores.
Arkansas' Republican Gov. Asa Hutchinson is sending the state's Religious Freedom Restoration Act back to the legislature for a rewrite.
The government for the first time revealed how many people have signed up for HealthCare.gov plans during a special enrollment period.
Governor Jerry Brown issued an executive order slashing water use by 25 percent to deal with a drought that just won't quit. NBC News reports.
Six world powers and Iran missed a Tuesday deadline to reach an outline accord reining in Tehran's nuclear program, extending talks into an extra day.