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  • Is There a Doctor in the (White) House's Future? Thursday, 21 Mar 2013 | 1:08 PM ET
    Dr. Benjamin S. Carson, a pediatric neurosurgeon, at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore.

    Dr. Benjamin Carson was a political unknown just weeks ago. Now, He is in some ways a dream candidate for Republicans. The NYT reports.

  • Senate to Post Office: Keep Saturday Mail Delivery Thursday, 21 Mar 2013 | 11:43 AM ET

    The US Postal Service has suffered a setback in its plan to end Saturday delivery of first-class mail, as Congress advanced a bill requiring six-day delivery.

  • Leaving Wall Street--and Still Getting a Nice Payday Thursday, 21 Mar 2013 | 11:06 AM ET
    President Barack Obama and White House Chief of Staff Jack Lew.

    Banks have provisions that allow acceleration of payments owed to senior executives if they take government jobs, NYT reports.

  • House Passes Funding Bill to Avert Government Shutdown Thursday, 21 Mar 2013 | 10:57 AM ET

    The House passed a huge stopgap spending bill to keep the government open through the end of September, sidestepping any threat of a government shutdown.

  • 6 Key Areas of Legislation to Hit Main Street Thursday, 21 Mar 2013 | 10:09 AM ET

    A rundown of proposals, from tax deductions to the minimum-wage fight, that would impact small businesses.

  • President Obama's Inaugural Trip to Israel     Wednesday, 20 Mar 2013 | 7:00 PM ET

    President Obama said that standing with Israel makes both nations stronger and more prosperous, with Martin Indyk, Brookings; Dan Senor, The Foreign Policy Initiative; Ryan Grim, The Huffington Post; and Tony Fratto, CNBC contributor.

  • Will Not Have Government Shutdown     Wednesday, 20 Mar 2013 | 4:46 PM ET

    A bill to fund the government through September 30 passed in the Senate, reports CNBC's John Harwood.

  • Cyberattacks: Act of War?     Wednesday, 20 Mar 2013 | 1:09 PM ET

    When does a cyberattack constitute as an act of war? CNBC's Eamon Javers reports.

  • NY Governor Latest to Seek Balance by Taxing Rich Wednesday, 20 Mar 2013 | 9:39 AM ET
    New York Governor Andrew Cuomo

    A tax on wealthy New Yorkers follows efforts in other states to improve shaky balance sheets with revenue from those with top incomes.

  • President Bill Clinton said Republicans need to openly state how their proposals, specifically tax cuts, would realistically work for the benefit of the American economy.

  • Treasury Secretary Lew Travels to China     Tuesday, 19 Mar 2013 | 6:41 AM ET

    John Rutledge, SAFAND chief investment strategist, provides insight on the challenges facing Lew on his first trip to China as Treasury Secretary, amid recent reports of cyberattacks, and currency convertibility issues.

  • Iraq: 10 Years On     Monday, 18 Mar 2013 | 8:21 PM ET

    A decade has passed since the U.S. invaded Iraq in pursuit of weapons of mass destruction. CNBC goes over some of the memorable sights and sounds from that conflict.

  • Republican Reboot     Monday, 18 Mar 2013 | 7:33 PM ET

    Discussing ways in which the GOP can fix its brand, with Mark Stevens, MSCO CEO; Mark Hannah, Former Kerry & Obama Campaign Aide; and Chip Saltsman, Former Huckabee Campaign Manager.

  • Pres. Obama Announces New Labor Secretary     Monday, 18 Mar 2013 | 11:52 AM ET

    President Obama nominated Thomas Perez as the new Labor Secretary at a press conference held at the White House this morning. The President urged Congress to confirm his nomination quickly. CNBC's John Harwood reports on the somewhat controversial nomination.

  • Jack Dorsey, co-founder of the popular social media service Twitter and the mobile payments startup Square, may be mulling a run for New York City mayor.

  • New GOP Roadmap Calls for Immigration Reform Monday, 18 Mar 2013 | 7:20 AM ET

    The GOP will endorse immigration reform on Monday and outline plans for a $10 million outreach to minority groups in an effort to make the party more "welcoming and inclusive" for voters who overwhelmingly supported Democrats in 2012.

  • Obama to Tap Tom Perez for US Secretary of Labor Sunday, 17 Mar 2013 | 11:25 PM ET

    President Barack Obama on Monday will nominate Tom Perez, head of the Justice Department's Civil Rights Division, as his next labor secretary.

  • Haggle on Tax Hikes? GOP Offers Mixed Messages Sunday, 17 Mar 2013 | 3:49 PM ET
    U.S. Capitol Building in Washington, D.C.

    Leading congressional Republicans said on Sunday a broad deal with President Barack Obama on deficit reduction and entitlement reform remains possible but differed over potential flexibility on taxes, with the House speaker and budget leader not bending

  • Ex-JPMorgan Exec Blames Others for 'Whale' Loss Friday, 15 Mar 2013 | 4:05 PM ET
    Ina Drew, former chief investment officer with JPMorgan Chase & Co., center, arrives to a Senate Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations hearing

    Ina Drew, the former JPMorgan Chase executive in charge of the unit that harbored the disastrous "London Whale" trades, blamed others for deceiving her.

  • Obama Seeks $2 Billion to Wean Vehicles Off Oil Friday, 15 Mar 2013 | 3:26 PM ET
    President Barack Obama

    The president wants Congress to authorize $200 million a year for 10 years for research on energy technologies.

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