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Janet Yellen robustly defended the Fed's bold steps to spur economic growth, calling efforts to boost hiring an "imperative" at a hearing into her nomination.
Janet Yellen said the U.S. economy has regained ground lost to Great Recession, but still needs the Fed's support as unemployment remains too high.
Janet Yellen, Obama's nominee for Federal Reserve chair, will testify before Congress on Thursday.
Janet Yellen's GOP critics want the dovish Fed vice chair to give them a sign that extraordinary monetary measures won't go on forever, said a former Fed economist.
Obama administration officials released the first enrollment data from technologically troubled federal insurance marketplace HealthCare.gov.
Former Vice President Dick Cheney tells "Kudlow Report" that he is less than optimistic about the Affordable Care Act.
There's a growing tension in politics: business is increasingly fed up with the activist wing of the GOP.
The question of whether the city bargained in good faith with unions is key to a judge's decision on whether Detroit is eligible to restructure its finances under bankruptcy law.
Larry Summers also said the Federal Reserve should concentrate on pushing the economy to expand.
The model who posed for the Affordable Healthcare Act website has said in interviews that she felt bullied by critics of the health-care plan.
Republican efforts to stop Obamacare are a throwback to past efforts by former lawmakers to stop other federal entitlement programs. The New York Times reports.
The White House has relented on a House subpoena for technology adviser Todd Park.
Six weeks into the Obamacare rollout, some of the online insurance exchanges run by states are continuing to have serious technological problems.
The federal government is inviting 275,000 people who had trouble creating accounts on HealthCare.gov to "try again" after software fixes.
U.S. authorities have widened their hunt for Americans suspected of evading taxes by hiding assets and income in offshore bank accounts.
Sen. Richard Shelby told CNBC he voted against the "fiscal cliff" deal it moves us from one crisis to another crisis in "less than" eight weeks.
President Obama should consider changes to his health-care law to honor his pledge, former President Bill Clinton said in an interview. NBC reports.
A new NBC News poll pits former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton against New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie in a potential 2016 presidential matchup.
Kentucky has released detailed information about enrollments on its Obamacare marketplace, setting a high bar for federal authorities to beat.
Sen. Olympia Snowe cited political divisiveness when she decided not to run for re-election. Now she's telling Congress to pass a budget or else.
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