Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid will not seek re-election next year, the New York Times reports.» Read More
Former Rep. Ron Paul says forcing parents to get kids vaccinated is extremely dangerous. Here's why.
Germany's leader said ending arms to help Ukraine fight pro-Russian separatists would not solve the crisis, drawing rebukes from U.S. politicians.
John Whitehead, a former co-chairman of Goldman Sachs who helped make it a top-tier Wall Street firm, has died.
Federal Reserve officials characterized Sen. Rand Paul's "Audit the Fed" bill as misguided and politicized in interviews with The Hill.
The jobs report has Republicans scrambling for a new angle to attack the economy under President Barack Obama, Politico's Ben White says.
Dennis Lockhart said he thinks the US economy continues to grow strongly enough to justify an initial interest rate hike later this year.
The U.S. would look just like Europe today had the country followed Republican calls for austerity after the financial crisis, Rep. Chris Van Hollen tells CNBC.
The Philly Fed president tells CNBC he'd argue for raising interest rates sooner rather than later, especially after the strong January jobs report.
The Fed is right to hold off on raising U.S. interest rates for now so as not to risk a further and economically costly drop in already low inflation.
President Obama's cybersecurity adviser said he was concerned about a data breach at health insurer Anthem that has affected up to 80 million people.
Tom Wheeler will seek to ban cable companies from throttling access to certain kinds of broadband data and seeking payments to prioritize content.
As a measles epidemic afflicts the unvaccinated across the United States, we look at a number of other old diseases still with us.
Sen. Rand Paul clarified his views on vaccinations following an interview with CNBC in which he linked childhood vaccines with disorders.
President Obama saw protests from business, rivals and allies after he unveiled plans for a tax on corporate cash, the FT reports.
Public health officials implored parents to vaccinate their children against the measles in a Tuesday Congressional hearing.
Medicine, morality and free will are colliding in the debate over requiring measles vaccines. The NYT reports.
Dr. Gail Shust, an infectious disease specialist, tells CNBC, "It really is not just a personal choice but a public health issue."
With the right approach, tax reform and infrastructure are possible areas of bipartisan agreement, House Budget Committee Chairman Tom Price tells CNBC.
President Barack Obama said the spending plans in his proposed budget are essential for the country to be safe and continue to grow.
While vaccines are a good thing, it's an issue of personal freedom, Sen. Rand Paul told CNBC.