The compromise emerging on winding down mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac is a "Goldilocks deal," Sen. Bob Corker tells CNBC.» Read More
Proposed military budget cuts proposed by the Pentagon last week may be far from what Congress finally agrees on.
Secretary of State John Kerry is preparing to give remarks about the Ukrainian crisis in Kiev. CNBC's John Harwood discusses expectations.
Rep. Chris Van Hollen (D-Md.) looks at the options the U.S. has to respond to Russia's incursion into Ukraine.
Rep. Chris Van Hollen (D-Md.) discusses how government can work to help Americans who really are in need.
Rep. Chris Van Hollen (D-Md.) discusses the President's budget and what's likely (or not) to be adopted by Congress.
CNBC's John Harwood provides insight on President Obama's comments on pulling Congress together to provide aid to Ukraine.
President Barack Obama addresses the "deeply troubling" situation in Crimea, and the "costly proposition" overtime for Russia.
Shares of Russian companies traded in the U.S. are plummeting as the country's military forces stream into Ukraine.
Social programs have "created a poverty trap," Rep. Paul Ryan says. The Washington Post reports.
Americans and their elected officials continue to resist cuts to almost any specific program, big or small.
Thomas Friedman, The New York Times foreign affairs columnist, discusses his takeaways after interviewing Laszlo Bock, Google's head of human resources. Google doesn't put a lot of stock in GPAs and to some extent college degrees now, the company cares about what you do with what you know, says Friedman.
Thomas Friedman, The New York Times foreign affairs columnist, discusses the economic and political toll of helping a country like Ukraine.
Thomas Friedman, The New York Times foreign affairs columnist, shares his thoughts on turmoil in Syria, and Russia's role in Ukraine's revolution. This is really strategic for the Russians to project themselves as a global superpower, says Friedman.
Sen. Rob Portman, (R-OH), discusses ways to reduce taxes, grow the economy, and work with Democrats to move the economy and create jobs.
The Arizona governor has until Saturday to act on a bill that would let businesses refuse service to gays and lesbians.
When tax rates are lowered, the economy grows. That's how Rep. Paul Ryan described the Republican approach to reforming the tax code.
Rep. Paul Ryan, (R-WI), shares his thoughts on why raising the minimum wage could hinder job creation.
Rep. Paul Ryan, (R-WI), discusses his vote for the Employment Non-Discrimination Act, which provides basic protections against workplace discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation or gender.
Rep. Paul Ryan, (R-WI), shares his "pro-growth" ideas to lower tax rates on business and families and create jobs. Simplifying the tax code is clearly one of the best things we can do to create growth and jobs in this economy, says Ryan.
Gov. Jan Brewer is under pressure to veto a bill that would allow businesses to refuse service to gay and lesbians on the basis of religious freedom.
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