The GOP's problem is that the public has evolved rapidly on gay rights while the activist base of the party has not. Politico's Ben White reports.» Read More
Speculation was intense going into the decision that the Fed might drop "patient" from its statement and signal the chance of an imminent rate hike.
Senate Commerce Committee Chairman John Thune tells CNBC the rules approved by the FCC on net neutrality are "wrongheaded" and "very dangerous."
Real estate developer and TV star Donald Trump on Wednesday said he has formed an exploratory committee to consider a run for president in 2016.
The U.S. urged countries re-think signing up to a new China-led Asian development bank that Washington sees as a rival to the World Bank.
Amid claims that it can't protect the president's residence, the Secret Service wants a replica to train agents. The NYT reports.
As the nation's biggest minimum wage hike ramps up in Seattle, a top franchise lobby has been fighting back with a lawsuit.
The Fed meets Tuesday and is widely expected to signal an end to the era of near zero rates, for the first time in more than six years.
The coming debt limit fight could be even worse than usual given other deadlines and political forces in play, Politico's Ben White says.
A crackdown by the Obama administration on "tax inversion" deals has actually led to a sharp increase in foreign takeovers. FT reports.
Republicans will offer their plan to balance the budget within a decade and rein in programs such as food stamps and Medicare.
Your retirement may be at risk, and the rising costs of Social Security, public pensions and health care are the primary reasons why.
John Kerry says it's unclear whether an interim deal with Iran over its nuclear program could be reached by the end of the month.
Big donors on the Street and in D.C. are speculating that Jeb Bush could raise more than $100 million in the first quarter, Politico's Ben White says.
The U.S. Treasury has stopped issuing state and local government bonds ahead of the looming breach of the debt limit.
The Obama administration is not working with Congress on an Iran nuclear deal because it is afraid to explain itself, Sen. Bob Corker tells CNBC.
A rule lets the wealthy managers of private funds pay about half the tax rate they usually would—and it's unlikely to change soon.
This state approved a measure to build the nation's first white-collar offender registry for financial felons. The NYT reports.
Hillary Clinton has consistently put women's issues at the forefront of her agenda. Her election would be an important step toward gender equality.
Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal sits with CNBC's John Harwood to talk about ambition, Islamic extremism and the timidity of fellow GOPers.
Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal and possible presidential candidate sat down to talk with CNBC's John Harwood. Here's what he had to say.