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The government paid $11.3m in farm subsidies to 50 billionaires or businesses in which they have some form of ownership. The New York Times reports.
The battleground issue in the 2014 mid-term election won't be Benghazi or the NSA — it will be Obamacare, this former White House political director says.
The Treasury's Tim Massad is likely to be named the next Commodity Futures Trading Commission chairman, according to sources close to the matter.
"It's clear that our adversaries are rubbing their hands with glee, al-Qaeda is lapping it up,'' says the chief of Britain's MI6.
AT&T is getting more than $10 million a year to assist the CIA with overseas counterterrorism investigations, The NYT reports.
NYPD has denied that its commissioner, Ray Kelly, was in talks with JPMorgan Chase about a senior role in security at the bank.
Weeks after the botched launch of HealthCare.gov, the IT chief at the agency responsible for Obamacare is taking a job in the private sector.
New York's incoming mayor has pledged to raise taxes on the rich, who some worry will flee the city.
The odd-year election returns rewarded mainstream pols in ways that offer particular encouragement to the Republican Party and to American business.
Healthcare.gov is not fatally flawed and shutting down the system to repair it will not help, said HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius.
The days of playing to "tax-and-spend" concerns may be over for the GOP. Here's what the party needs to do to start winning elections again.
Once touted as the Eighth Wonder of the World, the Astrodome likely faces the wrecking ball after Texas voters rejected a plan to save it.
Tuesday's elections include races for governor and mayor. But two special initiatives to raise the minimum wage may be the most watched by businesses.
Chris Christie easily won re-election as New Jersey governor, while a tea party-backed Republican narrowly lost his bid for the Virginia governorship.
Chris Christie's ability to bring together deeply divided Republicans would be a key factor in a possible presidential run, the authors of "Double Down" told CNBC.
Voters face ballot measures ranging from whether to approve 7 casinos in New York to the fate of Houston's iconic Astrodome.
The Kaiser Foundation reports the 2014 healthcare law could make up to 17 million American eligible for tax credits to buy private health insurance.
Boston Fed President Eric Rosengren told CNBC he'd like to see more improvement in the economy before considering whether to start tapering.
The national party and its supporters in business are desperate for a candidate who can reverse its trends with women and minorities.
Lael Brainard, US Treasury official on international economic policy, is stepping down from her post at the end of the week. The FT reports.
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