• Tax Reform Paired with Spending Cuts     Tuesday, 12 Jul 2011 | 7:53 AM ET

    "The government is so greedy for control, that they have missed the point," says Dick Armey, former House majority leader, who says the government is piling debt on our children.

  • Indiana: Rebounding in a Tough Economy     Tuesday, 12 Jul 2011 | 7:40 AM ET

    Indiana Gov. Mitch Daniels (R) shares his thoughts on how states can try to work with national policy, albeit destructive to job growth.

  • NFIB Survey: Small Biz Not Optimistic     Tuesday, 12 Jul 2011 | 7:30 AM ET

    Insight on how important the credit problem is for small business, with William Dunkelberg, Chief Economist, National Federation of Independent Business

  • Mad Money, July 12, 2011     Tuesday, 12 Jul 2011 | 6:00 AM ET

    Mad Money host and former hedge fund manager, Jim Cramer, provides stock traders with all manner of investing advice.

  • Big Tax Breaks Mean Big Dollar Gains? Tuesday, 12 Jul 2011 | 1:53 AM ET

    Currency investors are currently debating the merits of a proposed plan to allow a tax holiday for big US multinationals that could see money pour back into America, potentially boosting the dollar.

  • Mad Money, July 11, 2011     Monday, 11 Jul 2011 | 6:00 PM ET

    Mad Money host and former hedge fund manager, Jim Cramer, provides stock traders with all manner of investing advice.

  • Euro Fatigue? Trade These Safe-Haven Currencies Monday, 11 Jul 2011 | 1:02 PM ET

    The ongoing crisis in the euro zone is creating a trading opportunity among safe-haven currencies, this strategist says.

  • If you’re confused over high unemployment, you’re not alone. The people who are best supposed to understand this issue don’t have much of a clue either.

  • Wall Street Pay     Monday, 11 Jul 2011 | 10:50 AM ET

    CNBC's Carl Quintanilla, Melissa Lee, Simon Hobbs and David Faber weigh in on what experts have to say about CEO pay.

  • US Military Could Suffer If No Debt Deal: Bush Aide Monday, 11 Jul 2011 | 10:42 AM ET

    There's be no money for U.S. defense as of Aug. 3 if there is no deal on the debt under a worst-case scenario, former Treasury Secretary Jay Powell told CNBC Monday.

  • Wyoming: Financially Strong     Monday, 11 Jul 2011 | 8:44 AM ET

    Matt Mead, Governor of Wyoming (R) says the state is doing well financially but would still like to lower the unemployment rate.

  • Economy Faces a Jolt as Benefit Checks Run Out Monday, 11 Jul 2011 | 8:34 AM ET

    About 20 percent of personal income comes from government payments, and as programs are trimmed, reduced consumer spending could slow the recovery, the New York Times reports.

  • Filling Delaware's Jobs Gap     Monday, 11 Jul 2011 | 7:43 AM ET

    The most important asset of business is the employees, says Gov. Jack Markell (D-DE), who explains his state's plan for job creation and keeping businesses in the Delaware.

  • Jobs: The Weight of Uncertainty     Monday, 11 Jul 2011 | 7:17 AM ET

    Small businesses are taking a "wait and see" attitude, because of lack of access to credit, says Bill Miller, U.S. Chamber of Commerce national political director.

  • Employment Data Still Impacting Markets     Monday, 11 Jul 2011 | 7:07 AM ET

    People are sick of Washington and they don't think its anything more than political theater, says Mike Holland, Holland & Company; with Anthony Chan, JPMorgan Private Bank chief economist who explains that other economic data is showing that employment will improve.

  • Trading the Week Ahead     Monday, 11 Jul 2011 | 6:24 AM ET

    There still may be a delayed reaction out of the news in Europe, says Leo Grohowski, BNY Mellon Wealth Management; with Beth Ann Bovino, Standard & Poor's, who says the Friday numbers makes a recovery look weaker.

  • US Unemployment: 9.2 Percent and Rising? Monday, 11 Jul 2011 | 3:22 AM ET
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    Hopes of a speedy recovery for the US economy where dashed by Friday’s disappointing jobs number that showed only 18,000 jobs where created by the world’s largest economy in June.

  • Italy, Spain Will Mean More 'Carnage': Fund Manager Monday, 11 Jul 2011 | 12:57 AM ET

    As euro zone finance ministers meet to discuss the latest plan on the table aimed at solving the Greek debt crisis, one fund manager is warning that Italy and Spain will be downgraded, raising the possibility of "carnage" for global markets.

  • Somehow, the Unemployed Became Invisible Sunday, 10 Jul 2011 | 8:55 AM ET

    Unless you’re one of those unhappy 14 million who are unemployed, you might not even notice the problem. The New York Times looks at why that is.

  • Second-quarter earnings season kicks off next week and the market will be looking for signs from corporate America about the state of the economy. Plus the Fed, debt talks, consumer sentiment and more.