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The Senate pulled an all-nighter on climate change, but there wasn't much of a debate. Here's why.
Puerto Rico issued a larger-than-expected $3.5 billion of general obligation bonds on Tuesday.
The Obama administration pointed to declining budget deficit and improved housing market as likely factors for economic growth.
Colorado made roughly $2 million in marijuana taxes in January, state revenue officials reported Monday.
Fugitive whistleblower Edward Snowden tells SXSW that his leaks actually improved U.S. security by exposing vulnerabilities.
The Philly Fed president is the latest central banker to suggest that weakness in the labor market is only temporary.
Puerto Rico is expected to sell roughly $3 billion in bonds at interest rates considerably lower than many had expected. The NYT reports.
Congress has already done enough to ensure no big fiscal crisis emerges to throw off the 2014 midterm election, POLITICO's Ben White says.
The Gallup poll finds that 15.9 percent of adults are uninsured thus far in 2014, down from 17.1 percent for the last three months of 2013.
The strong February report is giving the president and Democrats new hope heading into tough midterm elections, POLITICO's Ben White says.
Texas governor Rick Perry said that Republican leaders like him are leading the nation's economic recovery, while Democrat-led states are hurting it.
Putin is trying to rebuild Soviet Union, former Fed Chairman Alan Greenspan tells CNBC.
President Vladimir Putin rebuffed a warning from Barack Obama over Moscow's military intervention in Crimea, saying that Russia could not ignore calls for help from ethnic Russians in Ukraine.
Investors cut $147 billion of municipal bonds in the fourth quarter, compared to $83.1 billion the previous quarter.
Although large employers are committed to providing their workers with health benefits now, the looming 'Cadillac' tax raises questions about the future.
Lois Lerner refused to answer questions at a congressional hearing that quickly devolved into political bickering between Democrats and Republicans.
President Barack Obama ordered the freezing of U.S. assets and a ban on travel into the U.S. of those involved in threatening the Ukraine.
Gary Cohen was responsible for setting up Obamacare exchanges and establishing regulations for insurance companies under the plan.
Philly Fed President Charles Plosser is "very worried" about the potential for unintended consequences of the Fed's exit from its bond-buying program.
The Fed will need to start raising short-term U.S. interest rates in the middle of next year as economic growth picks up and the jobless rate falls.
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