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House Republicans propose a measure that includes a balanced budget requirement within 10 years. What's the likelihood of it going anywhere, With Robert Costa, National Review. Rep. Peter Welch (D-VT) and Rep. Sean Duffy (R-WI) discuss.
In this excerpt from his Second Inaugural Address, President Obama defends the "commitments we make to each other - through Medicare, and Medicaid, and Social Security." (1:31)
President Obama is ceremonially sworn in to his second term, and addresses the people of the United States. "We the people still believe that every citizen deserves a basic measure of security and dignity, we must make the hard choices to reduce the cost of health care and the size of our deficit," he says.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports capitalism is alive and well in the streets of Washington D.C. where President Obama's second inauguration is taking place today. Lamar Alexander, (R-TN) speaks on the peaceful transfer of power; and Vice President Joe Biden is ceremonially sworn in to his second term.
Discussing the inaugural addresses of former U.S. presidents, with Don Baer, Burson Marsteller CEO. Also, civil rights icon Myrlie Evers-Williams delivers the inaugural invocation for President Obama.
President Obama and Vice President Joe Biden, among other political leaders, ascend to the stage at the second inauguration of President Barack Obama.
CNBC's Larry Kudlow says the idea of allowing the borrowing limit to expire will not only damage the current economy, it will absolutely sink the GOP in 2014.
A new poll reveals how Americans really feel about the NRA. CNBC's John Harwood has the results of a NBC/WSJ poll.
Richard Gephardt, Gephardt Group Government Affairs CEO, discusses several ways Congress should be able to find compromise on the debt ceiling debate.
Universal background checks are expected to top the list of President's gun proposals, with CNBC's Eamon Javers.
Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner has sent a letter to Rep. Boehner regarding the debt limit, reports CNBC's John Harwood.
Sen. Rob Portman, (R-OH) , discusses his plan to rein in spending and deficits, and explains why Congress should "use" the debt limit.
President Obama offered insight on the debt ceiling today, urging Washington to make progress in cutting the deficit, with CNBC's John Harwood. Thomas Peterffy, Interactive Brokers founder & CEO, weighs in.
The president signals he's not bluffing over the debt ceiling.
Peter Morici says for the GOP to win elections, it must abandon long-held beliefs and biases.
Warning to investors: major U.S. technology companies could miss estimates for fourth-quarter earnings as "fiscal cliff" worries likely led some corporate clients to tighten their belts last month.
President Barack Obama has signed into law a $9.7 billion bill to pay flood insurance claims from super storm Sandy.
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell and House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi are clashing over the prospect of another round of tax increases on the wealthy.
Rejecting conservative opposition, Congress approved a $9.7 billion aid package for victims of super storm Sandy on Friday after a near mutiny by East Coast Republicans against House Speaker John Boehner.
Conservatives say that unless the U.S. gets control of the federal debt, a Greece-like economic collapse is just around the corner. But a long-term whimpering, like we've been hearing out of Japan, is more likely.