U.S. manufacturing output rose for a second straight month in March, a sign of recovery from a long winter.» Read More
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Richard Fisher, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas president & CEO, discusses the Fed's policy of quantitative easing, interest rates, and the U.S. economic recovery.
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The run of numbers for the last two months have been consistently positive and ahead of expectation, says Larry Summers, former Treasury Secretary. Summers adds he sees the prospect that the economy will break out of the tepid growth we have been seeing. Neel Kashkari, Pimco, says he hopes Summers is right.
CNBC's Rick Santelli has the weekly jobless claims, which are down to 358,000. Insight on whether this is a positive indicator for the economy, with Ron Baron, Baron Capital; Peter Fisher, Global Head of Fixed Income, BlackRock; Byron Wien, Blackstone Advisory Partners, who discuss what investors should buy on the pending deal in Greece.
Gary Shilling, Shilling president, discusses why he thinks the U.S. economy is headed for a recession.
The GDP growth has been moderate but the private sector is growing almost five percent a year, with Austan Goolsbee, former Council of Economic Advisers chairman, who says it's ironic that those numbers are showing that growth is still high even though people say the reason the economy isn't growing as much is because of the growth of government.
CNBC's Rick Santelli and Harry Dent, "The Great Crash Ahead" author, discuss Friday's jobs numbers.
If you look at the composition of the unemployment, it suggests there is more to do, says Mohamed El-Erian Pimco CEO/co-chief investment officer, who says it's too early to declare victory.
Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX) discusses why he thinks states should be allowed to conduct drug screening for unemployment benefit applicants.
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U.S. manufacturing output continued to expand in March, thawing out from the cold winter.
President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden are hitting the road to trumpet $600 million in new competitive grants to spur job creation.
The Fed should try to make communications on the expected path of rates and the economy consistent with policy statements, a top official said.