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Speaking near Albuquerque, New Mexico, at a town-hall meeting on Thursday, Pres. Obama said the federal debt load is unsustainable and warned of skyrocketing interest rates. He neglected to say that his massive spending-and-borrowing policies are directly causing this problem.
With President Obama banging the drum for legislation to sign into law, the Senate is under some pressure to vote on its reform measures as soon as possible.
The government has taken advantage of the economic crisis to get a tighter grip on the US economy, and this does not bode well for business, Jack Welch, former GE CEO and author of "Straight from the Gut," told CNBC Friday.
Plus, Cramer talks tech, restaurants, retail, IPOs and more.
I've been asked frequently how to play the inflation trade using ETFs. Let me show you how to do it, with the warning that you are likely early in this trade. The simplest way to play the inflation trade is to buy gold-and that's easy with ETFs.
Does anybody really believe that adding 50 million people to the public health-care rolls will not cost the government more money? About $1.5 trillion to $2 trillion more? At least.
A vote on the legislation, which some hoped for today, is now not likely until early next week.
Of all the possible things that Congress and the Obama administration could waste their time fiddling with, why did they have to pick executive pay?
Wall Street looks ready to transfer funds from bullish to bearish names, the Mad Money host says.
The Obama administration wants government to have a say in how financial institutions pay their employees and is working to change Wall Street practices so that compensation is more closely tied to performance over time.
I spoke to the annual meeting of the Central Fabricators Association in Chicago which is a trade association serving structural steel fabricators across 13 states. This is smart, tough group that is the backbone of construction in the United States from buildings to bridges. They generally lag the downturns in the economy due to large backorders, but they are critical indicators of returning growth when they see their orders rise.
Senators are considering limiting—but not eliminating—the tax-free status of employer-provided health benefits to help pay for President Barack Obama's overhaul plan and provide coverage to 50 million uninsured Americans.
It appears the White House may be facing a serious clash – but this hot spot is nowhere near the Middle East.
Since President Barack Obama's election in November, followed by the passage of a new U.S. economic stimulus package, and China's own stimulus plan, the tech, consumer discretionary, materials and telecom sectors have all had positive gains. Here are some of the biggest winners.
Consumers behind on their credit-card payments could regain their older, lower interest rates if they pay their bills on time for six months, according to a compromise reached by lawmakers seeking changes in federal law governing the credit card industry.
President Obama portrayed the health care industry's promise to cut $2 trillion in costs over 10 years as "a watershed event" in the search to help millions of uninsured.
The S&P 500 slipped down into negative territory by midday Monday driven by heavy profit taking in the financial services sector. How should you be trading?
Futures are weak as commodities and commodity stocks are down, along with some financials which have announced secondary offerings today.
President Obama’s top antitrust official this week plans to restore an aggressive enforcement policy against corporations that use their market dominance to elbow out competitors or to keep them from gaining market share.
President Obama's plan to provide medical insurance for all Americans got a boost Sunday after the health care industry offered to trim rate increases by $2 trillion over 10 years to help pay for the program.