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  • *Russian ambassador to EU says Russia has no expansionist views. BRUSSELS, March 23- NATO's top military commander said on Sunday that Russia had a large force on Ukraine's eastern border and he was worried it could pose a threat to Moldova's separatist Transdniestria region.

  • House of Representatives introduced a bill that does not include IMF reforms requested by the Obama administration, setting up a potentially time-consuming showdown with the Democratic-controlled Senate, which is expected to back the changes.

  • Using eminent domain to help some avoid foreclosure Sunday, 12 Jan 2014 | 9:16 AM ET
    An abandoned home and car are seen on September 5, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. Detroit is struggling with over 78,000 abandoned homes across 140 square miles and 16% unemployment; in July, the city declared bankruptcy.

    The mayor of Richmond, Calif., is pushing a novel use of eminent domain to prevent foreclosures. Financial firms are very, very unhappy.

  • How the Senate could kill the budget deal Friday, 13 Dec 2013 | 1:43 PM ET
    Senate Minority Leader Senator Mitch McConnell (R-KY) (2nd L), Senate Minority Whip Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) and Senator John Thune (R-SD).

    Most of Wall Street views a budget agreement as a done deal. If it's not, lots of people will have to rethink rosy scenarios for a happy New Year.

  • Why Obama is 'spent'; why that's bad for Hillary Monday, 11 Nov 2013 | 9:30 AM ET
    Hillary Clinton

    Democrats counting on Obama simply to pass the torch to Hillary Clinton may be in for a letdown, if this expert's analysis is correct.

  • How Chris Christie could save the GOP Monday, 4 Nov 2013 | 1:36 PM ET
    New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie

    The national party and its supporters in business are desperate for a candidate who can reverse its trends with women and minorities.

  • Senators threaten Yellen's Fed nomination     Thursday, 31 Oct 2013 | 3:42 PM ET

    Senators Graham and McCain threaten to put Janet Yellen's Fed chair nomination on hold. CNBC's Tyler Mathisen reports the details.

  • Not everyone vowing to avoid another govt shutdown Monday, 21 Oct 2013 | 7:53 AM ET
    Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell

    Leaders from both parties insist a new government shutdown must be avoided although a plan to dodge it is still elusive and Sen. Ted Cruz is urging a repeat.

  • 'Grand Bargain' probably won't happen: John McCain Thursday, 17 Oct 2013 | 9:49 AM ET
    Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., answers questions as he arrives for a meeting of Senate Republicans on a solution for the pending budget and debt limit impasse at the U.S. Capitol October 16, 2013.

    Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., told CNBC on Thursday that lawmakers should try the regular budget process for a change.

  • 'What has been done to the civilian sector ... is so harmful,' says Sen. John McCain, (R-AZ), discussing the impact of the shutdown on American citizens as well as both political parties. McCain also shares his thoughts on how Congress can likely reach a compromise on the budget.

  • Repealing Obamacare is 'fool's errand': McCain     Thursday, 10 Oct 2013 | 4:37 PM ET

    Sen. John McCain, (R-AZ), weighs in on Harry Reid's comments, the ability to negotiate on the debt ceiling, and explains why he thinks repealing Obamacare is a "fool's errand."

  • McCain: More pressure on GOP     Thursday, 10 Oct 2013 | 4:36 PM ET

    "There has been too much damage and harm inflicted on innocent people; we have to get the government open," says Sen. John McCain (R-AZ).

  • Some in GOP say: Default? So what? Wednesday, 9 Oct 2013 | 6:18 AM ET
    Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky.

    Leaders are counting on an economic meltdown to pull Republicans into line, but a broad section of the party says a default poses little threat.

  • McCain's shutdown outrage     Tuesday, 8 Oct 2013 | 3:37 PM ET

    Republican John McCain reacts to the threat of the debt ceiling. CNBC's Hampton Pearson has the details.

  • Sen. John McCain, (R-AZ), explains why any military strike against Syria must take out Syrian President Bashar Assad's command and control capability, and "get the right weapons to the right people" and "turn this situation around."

  • US getting tough on Egypt's army? Don't bet on it Wednesday, 21 Aug 2013 | 12:00 PM ET
    Egyptian army soldiers block Salah Salem highway to prevent supporters of the Muslim Brotherhood and ousted Egyptian president Mohamed Morsi from crossing during their demonstration in Cairo.

    The United States is unlikely to make significant cuts in assistance to Egypt, despite calls from Congress to do so and a Cabinet-level meeting this week.

  • Obama may have a Republican secret weapon Friday, 2 Aug 2013 | 11:04 AM ET

    Sen. John McCain and President Barack Obama may seem like an unlikely team, but amid an uncooperative House and Senate, they are coming to the middle and working to compromise.

  • Barney Frank dismisses calls for splitting banks Monday, 22 Jul 2013 | 6:06 PM ET
    Barney Frank, Financial Services Committee ranking member

    Former Rep. Barney Frank on Monday dismissed calls to bring back a Depression-era law that divided commercial and investment banking.

  • Sen. Warren: No risky trading with insured deposits Friday, 12 Jul 2013 | 10:07 AM ET
    Sen. Elizabeth Warren

    The big banks should not be allowed to dip into FDIC-insured deposits to engage in risky trading activities, Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., said on CNBC Friday, as she pushed for a new, modern-day bank breakup bill.

  • Elizabeth Warren, (D-MA), defends the 21st Century Glass-Steagall Act, her bill designed to rein in too-big-to-fail banks.