With Democrats controlling the Senate since the 2008 financial crisis, the bank and its supporters have had the luxury of shrugging off Fed-related laws from the Republican-controlled House of Representatives.
Former Council of Economic Advisers Chairman Austan Goolsbee discusses when the Fed may decide to taper. "I think there is at least a 50 percent chance the Fed decides to taper at the next meeting," he says. JPMorgan's Thomas Lee, weighs in.
Expiration of the Bush-era tax cuts for annual incomes above $250,000 in a weak economy will translate to layoffs, Sen. Jim DeMint claimed Tuesday on CNBC.
Austan Goolsbee, University of Chicago, shares perspective on the Volcker Rule and JPMorgan's $2 billion trading loss, with CNBC's Maria Bartiromo.
President Obama’s move to raise taxes on the top 1 percent of households would actually bolster the economy, former chair of the Council of Economic Advisers Austen Goolsbee said Tuesday.
Cramer interviews The Council of Economic Advisors chairman.
Austan Goolsbee, Council of Economic Advisers, discusses the latest jobs report and what it means for the US economy.
Austan Goolsbee, Council of Economic Advisers chairman comments on GDP growth and the economic outlook for the year.