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President Obama will be previewing more proposals he will outline in his State of the Union address, including cybersecurity.
The debate over middle class incomes holds big consequences for Wall Street and Main Street. Here's how it will go down in DC.
Democrats in the House of Representatives will unveil a tax cut for the middle class on Monday.
When top technology companies "lock out" diversity, they limit creativity and growth in their businesses, the Rev. Jesse Jackson said.
Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President Dennis Lockhart said he now expects lower inflation in the first half of the year.
Some senators have proposed raising the federal gas tax by 12 cents over two years and indexing it to inflation. USA Today reports.
While 2014 featured the biggest growth in 15 years, Friday's jobs report left at least one key constituency unimpressed.
Eurasia Group's Ian Bremmer also says he's astonished that no top Obama administration figure attended the anti-terror rally in Paris.
Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney told a group of donors in Manhattan Friday that he's considering another run for president, NBC News confirms.
Prosecutors have recommended bringing felony charges against former Gen. David Petraeus for providing classified info to a mistress, officials say.
A twist of fate has made slumping gas prices fuel a discussion once thought to be anathema in a Republican-led Congress: higher gas taxes.
Speaking after French police put down two terror sieges, President Barack Obama offered law enforcement and counterintelligence support to America's oldest ally.
It's been awhile since most American workers have seen a decent raise. And a lot of them are getting fed up.
What is Sen. Bob Corker thinking — his first Republican message is: Raise the federal gasoline tax?
Heading into the 2016 presidential race, Republicans can seize on stagnant wage growth, Politico's Ben White says.
A closer look at the data from a study by Pew Research shows that the wealthy are not alone in their criticism of government handouts.
In a closely watched case, Nebraska's top court tossed a suit challenging a route for the Keystone XL oil pipeline.
Job kept the pace in December, with the U.S. economy creating 252,000 jobs to close out the year, while the unemployment rate dropped to 5.6 percent.
Former hedge fund manager Tom Steyer is considering a run for Senate in California, according to press reports.
Chicago Fed President Charles Evans tells CNBC he'd be patient on raising interest rates.