John Boehner


  • CNBC.com Market Outlook     Friday, 29 Jul 2011 | 5:00 PM ET

    The week's top business news and investment advice, including debt bets and commodities plays.

  • House Debates Debt     Friday, 29 Jul 2011 | 4:03 PM ET

    CNBC's John Harwood has the latest details on Boehner's revised debt bill.

  • Trump's Take on the Debt     Friday, 29 Jul 2011 | 3:13 PM ET

    Should the GOP let the U.S. default on its debt? Donald Trump, Trump Organization chairman & president, weighs in on the art of cutting a debt deal.

  • Boehner Bill: Take 2     Friday, 29 Jul 2011 | 3:02 PM ET

    CNBC's Eamon Javers has the details on a revised version of the Boehner bill.

  • The Road to a Solution     Friday, 29 Jul 2011 | 2:30 PM ET

    Rep. James Lankford, (R-OK) defends his support of the Boehner plan and urges critics to read the bill.

  • Steny Hoyer: A House Divided     Friday, 29 Jul 2011 | 8:02 AM ET

    Politicians knew this crisis was coming, says Rep. Steny Hoyer, (D-MD), who says the House speakers own members have now walked out on him.

  • Spain's on Notice, Yen's on a Short Leash Friday, 29 Jul 2011 | 7:29 AM ET

    A warning on Spain dents the euro and Japanese officials want the yen lower, thank you. It's time for your Friday FX Fix.

  • Debt Threat: Boehner Plan to Advance?     Friday, 29 Jul 2011 | 6:00 AM ET

    CNBC's John Harwood has the latest on the deficit debate and insight on whether a decision will be made this morning.

  • US Stocks 'No Place for Pros or Amateurs': Gartman Friday, 29 Jul 2011 | 4:45 AM ET
    House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) conducts his weekly news conference at the U.S. Capitol, on July 21, 2011 in Washington, DC.

    As Republicans failed to agree a plan to raise the US debt ceiling, Dennis Gartman, author of The Gartman Letter, warned that the US stock market was a dangerous place at the moment.

  • America's 'Fiscal Swamp' Raising Global Risks: Citi Friday, 29 Jul 2011 | 3:30 AM ET
    US President Barack Obama (C) speaks with US Speaker of the House John Boehner as Majority Leader Senator Harry Reid looks on during a meeting in the Cabinet Room at the White House in Washington, DC, on July 23, 2011.

    Navigating America’s fiscal swamp - even if investors don’t fall in - will not be pretty, according to Citi Chief Economist Willem Buiter.

  • Time to Think the Unthinkable on US Debt Friday, 29 Jul 2011 | 3:23 AM ET
    President Obama and Speaker of the House Rep. John Boehner

    "The world’s financial system could face losses equivalent to that of Lehman’s failure by August 15, and then again on the fifteenth day and the last day of every month until default is rectified,” says one chief economist.

  • Debt Crisis, Buying Opportunity for the Chinese? Friday, 29 Jul 2011 | 1:44 AM ET

    As America’s largest foreign creditor, China has little option but to hope for the best and try to calm jittery markets in the event of a downgrade of US debt by the ratings agencies according to economists at Capital Economics.

  • Five Questions for the Fed and Treasury Thursday, 28 Jul 2011 | 11:58 PM ET
    United States Federal Reserve

    What neither institution has yet done is clearly explain to the financial community what it will do if there is no debt ceiling deal by August 2, or US Treasury bonds are downgraded, Gillian Tett write in the FT.

  • Debt Impasse Stifles Stocks     Thursday, 28 Jul 2011 | 7:45 PM ET

    Uncertainty over a debt deal in Washington weighed heavily on the markets this week, with Michael Cuggino, Permanent Portfolio Funds.

  • Can Stalemate be Broken?     Thursday, 28 Jul 2011 | 7:15 PM ET

    Discussing what deadlock in Washington over a debt deal means for business, with Jared Bernstein, Center on Budget & Policy Priorities; George Pataki, fmr. governor (R-NY); and Julian Epstein, Law Media Group.

  • House Delays Debt Vote     Thursday, 28 Jul 2011 | 7:00 PM ET

    Insight on why the House vote on the GOP debt plan has been delayed, with CNBC's Eamon Javers; Rep. Jeb Hensarling; (R-TX); and Rep. Chris Van Hollen, (D-MD).

  • Boehner's Bill: DOA?     Thursday, 28 Jul 2011 | 4:11 PM ET

    CNBC's Eamon Javers details what's likely to happen if the bill makes its way to the Senate.

  • Debt Debate Countdown     Thursday, 28 Jul 2011 | 3:04 PM ET

    CNBC's Eamon Javers with details on the Boehner bill and the nation's debt limit.

  • White House Showdown     Thursday, 28 Jul 2011 | 2:15 PM ET

    CNBC's John Harwood with the latest details on the Boehner bill and the House vote.

  • "Go the F**k to Sleep" by Adam Mansbach

    Author Adam Mansbach said what every parent was thinking, "Hey, kids: 'Go the F— to Sleep.'" Now, one TV anchor is saying what most of America has been thinking: "Hey, Congress: 'Go the F— to Sleep!'"