From outside Michigan Republican circles, it appeared that the Republican drive to weaken unions came out of the blue - proposed, passed and signed in a mere six days.» Read More
Herman Cain, republican presidential candidate, defends his decision to enter the race for the White House, and provides insight on what makes him stand out from his political rivals.
Discussing which potential GOP candidate has the best chance against President Obama in the 2012 election, with Robert Costa, National Review; Dan Gerstein, Gotham Ghostwriters; and Mona Charen, syndicated columnist.
In a new salvo against Warren Buffett, Republican presidential candidate Rick Perry accused the Omaha billionaire of not understanding what's happening in the "real world" when he calls for higher tax rates on Americans making more than $1 million a year.
Ben Bernanke no longer would be the Federal Reserve chairman and the central bank would be out of the money-printing business under a Rick-Perry run White House, the Texas governor told CNBC.
Will New Jersey's governor enter the race for President? A look at the GOP frontrunners for the White House, with David Corn, Mother Jones; Kevin Madden, JDA Frontline; and Mark Simone, WABC Radio.
The market is tanking. The economy is headed for a double-dip. What's your move, America?
Debating whether Gov. Rick Perry is electable and which GOP candidate is likely to face President Obama in the 2012 presidential election, with James Pethokoukis, Reuters BreakingViews; Sam Seder, "The Majority Report" host, and Mark Simone, WABC Radio talk show host.
Watching the two GOP frontrunners in last night’s debate — Mitt Romney and Rick Perry — a couple of policy points jumped out at me.
Debating whether social security can be saved, with Jared Bernstein, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, and Chris Edwards, Cato Institute.
CNBC's Jim Cramer speaks and Thomas Friedman, New York Times foreign affairs columnist, weigh in on President Obama's jobs speech tonight.
CNBC's John Harwood has the details on Rebublican hopefuls in tonight's GOP 2012 debate, and which candidate will likely win the war of words, with Jimmy Pethokoukis, Reuters/Breakingviews columnist; Ford O'Connell, Civic Forum PAC chairman, and Steve Forbes, Forbes Media chairman.
Former Governor, Mitt Romney, (MA-R), comments on Gov. Rick Perry, (TX-R) and "career politicians" and their lack of experience in creating jobs.
This may be the video that launches a thousand conspiracy theories. Republican presidential hopeful Rick Perry was at a meeting called "Politics and Eggs For Breakfast" in New Bedford, New Hampshire.
The Environmental Protection Agency is emerging as a favorite target of the Republican presidential candidates, who portray it as the very symbol of a heavy-handed regulatory agenda imposed by the Obama administration that they say is strangling the economy. The New York Times reports.
Turns out it was a much needed defense of stable money.
CNBC's Eamon Javers has the details on White House hopeful Rick Perry's harsh words on the economy and Fed chairman.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs with the latest details from the European leaders, and the White House responds to Gov. Rick Perry's threat to the Fed chairman, with CNBC's Eamon Javers. Also, the Fast Money traders weigh in on Europe's economy and how to play it, with Dennis Gartman, The Gartman Letter.
Gov. Rick Perry lashes out at the Fed head, saying printing more money is almost treasonous. CNBC's Eamon Javers with the latest details.
Rick Perry, governor of Texas and GOP Presidential candidate, says if Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke "prints more money," between now and the election, folks in Texas would "treat him pretty ugly," and that it would be "treasonous."
President Obama holds a stronger political position than Republicans entering the end-game of their standoff over the debt ceiling, a new NBC News/Wall Street Journal Poll has found.