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President Obama has not supported Congress in getting clarity from the FCC on net neutrality, the chairman of the House Oversight Committee tells CNBC.
Senate Democrats OK a GOP plan to fund the Homeland Security Department without immigration provisions opposed by Obama.
The Republican resistance in Congress surrendered to Obama’s call to protect an open Internet, with rules likely to be approved by regulators, NYT.
It was only the third veto of Obama's presidency, although many more are expected.
The legal and political debate over immigration reform often overlooks the economic cost of inaction.
Fed chair Janet Yellen faced tough questions from Republican members of the House Financial Services Committee on Wednesday.
The Supreme Court is hearing arguments in a case that could transform how employers run their 401(k) plans.
Janet Yellen gives the Senate Banking Committee a decidedly dovish tone on interest rates.
Rep. Aaron Schock, already facing an ethics inquiry, spent taxpayer money on flights aboard private planes owned by donors. AP reports.
A audit found "questionable billing practices" by economist Jonathan Gruber, who was consulting on a revamp of Vermont's health-care system.
As the deadline looms for a shutdown of the Department of Homeland Security, the Senate looks to a short-term extension.
Adult Alaskans can now not only keep and use pot, they can transport, grow it and give it away.
The Fed chair is expected to face pointed questions this week from U.S. lawmakers aimed at revealing details about the Fed's timing on rate hikes.
Your chances of facing an IRS audit rate dropped to the lowest level in at least a decade in 2014 and are expected to fall further this year.
President Barack Obama warned on Monday that a partial shutdown of the Department of Homeland Security would hurt the U.S. economy.
Net neutrality rules proposed by the FCC are a "sad example of unreasoned decision-making," former commission chairman Michael Powell tells CNBC.
A Yahoo executive clashed with the new head of the NSA at a conference over the privacy of online data and new security technologies.
The minimum wage debate will be a key focus of the 2016 presidential election, the former senior advisor to President Obama told CNBC.
A New Jersey court struck down a plan to cut contributions to its public pension system, ruling in favor of plaintiffs that sued the state.
A poll on the amount that the wealthy pay in taxes seems straightforward, but there are some caveats.