JPMorgan's Dimon was asked about his thoughts on the budget deal. Dimon thanked Congress profusely, because "the country is getting stronger every day." It's a good idea to not shoot ourselves in the foot, he adds. CNBC's Eamon Javers reports.» Read More
House Budget Committee Chairman Rep. Paul Ryan, (R-WI), discusses how he and Sen. Patty Murrary, (D-Wa), were able to reach a deal on the budget, as both lawmakers sought common ground.
Former Texas Congressman Martin Frost, thinks right wing members of Congress would be "crazy" to not vote for proposed budget deal. Holman Jenkins, Wall Street Journal, weighs in.
With the House set to vote on a budget deal Thursday, Rep. Tim Huelskamp, (R-KS), discusses who will back the deal and how it will impact spending.
November retail sales are likely to show their best gain since February, on the back of superstrong auto sales.
A congressional budget proposal fails to extend a program providing federal funds for those who have run out of state benefits.
The U.S. budget deficit narrowed sharply in November from a year earlier, which could further reduce Washington's taste for austerity.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports compromise is needed on a two-year bipartisan budget deal that removes the risk of a shutdown and reduces the federal deficit.
The new bipartisan budget deal will be approved, but not everyone is going to be happy about it, Rep. Tom Cole, R-Okla., predicted on CNBC Wednesday.
CNBC's Jim Cramer explains why he is skeptical the bipartisan budget agreement reached last night will pass a vote in Congress.
Rep. Tom Cole, (R-OK), shares his thoughts on last nights bipartisan agreement on the federal budget. The alternative to this is another government shutdown, Rep. Cole points out.
Frank Keating, American Bankers Association president & CEO, discusses implementation of the Volcker Rule and its impact on banks.
Jim Nussle, former OMB Director, and Roger Altman, Evercore Partners, share their thoughts on the bipartisan budget deal hammered out by Rep. Paul Ryan and Rep. Patty Murray. The budget deal doesn't solve the long-term budget problems of this country but it shows that government can do something at a time when most people thought government couldn't, Altman said.
CNBC's John Harwood and Ben White, Politico chief economic correspondent, discuss the likelihood of the long-awaited federal budget agreement passing both Houses, despite a sticking point on extending long-term unemployment benefits.
Ed O'Keefe, congressional reporter at The Washington Post, comments on the U.S. budget proposal and what it means for the country's economy.
Blu Putnam, chief economist at CME Group, says the budget deal in the U.S. will remove uncertainty over a government shutdown.
CNBC's John Harwood reports congressional budget negotiators have reached a 2-year deal that lowers sequester cuts by $63 billion.
Steve McMahon, Democratic Strategist; and Robert Traynham, former Bush-Cheney Senior Advisor, discuss possible splits in Congress the new budget deal may cause.
CNBC's John Harwood reports the House-Senate budget deal is moving closer to completion.
Grover Norquist, Americans for Tax Reform founder, shares his thoughts on why he is backing Rep. Paul Ryan's budget plan and why the sequester needs to stay in place.
Rep. Steny Hoyer, (D-MD), shares his thoughts on why he would like to see a bipartisan budget deal that includes jobs creation and restores long-term business confidence.