Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk will visit Washington this week for talks as tensions build over Russian forces' seizure of the Crimea, a White House official confirmed on Sunday.» Read More
With the debt ceiling settled, Congress won't be in a position to damage the economy for a while now, Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., told CNBC.
We do need to put fiscal reforms in place, says Sen. Bob Corker, (R-TN), providing his views on reaching a debt ceiling agreement.
Philippa Malmgren, president at Principalis Asset Management, says that the strength of the U.S. economy has given Congress the perfect excuse to "wait it out" when it comes to resolving the debt crisis.
The U.S. Congress approved legislation on Wednesday to extend U.S. federal borrowing authority for a year.
The government has released the final version of standards to help companies in nationally critical industries better defend against cyberattacks.
Former Gov. George Pataki, R-N.Y., discusses his efforts to ban online gambling and the launch of The Coalition to Stop Internet Gambling first web campaign.
Former Gov. Ed Rendell, (D-PA), and Jim Nussle, former OMB director, discuss the problems associated with the lingering debt-ceiling standoff in Congress, and share their thoughts on likely presidential prospects in 2016.
President Obama is expected to sign an executive order that will gradually raise the federal minimum wage to $10.10 on new federal contracts, reports John Harwood.
CNBC's John Harwood reports members of Congress voted to raise the nation's debt limit until March of next year. We don't want to make ourselves the story this year, said GOP House leader John Boehner.
The GOP-controlled House has backed away from a battle over the government's debt cap and passed a measure extending Treasury's borrowing authority.
Stocks rallied on Janet Yellen's monetary policy report, but some market pros found her testimony lacking.
CNBC's Dominic Chu reports on which sectors are gaining after Fed Chair Janet Yellen's testimony on Capitol Hill; and Sara Eisen provides insight on the reaction.
CNBC's Steve Liesman provides insight into the market reaction to Fed Chair Janet Yellen's testimony on Capitol Hill on monetary policy and the economic outlook.
Fed Chair Janet Yellen discusses the slow economic recovery in the U.S., and the unequal distribution of wealth
Fed Chair Janet Yellen discusses the activities of banks before and after 2008, and the Fed's job to keep financial organizations "safe and sound."
During a House Financial Services Committee hearing, Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen is questioned by Rep. Patrick McHenry (R-NC) about an exemption for sovereign debt in the Volcker Rule.
Fed Chair Janet Yellen discusses what the Federal Reserve can do to help many lower income individuals who have been disproportionately harmed by the economic downturn.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports on how the commodity market is reacting to Fed Chair Janet Yellen's testimony.
Fed Chair Janet Yellen discusses the supervision of the Fed on banks, and its active work on Dodd-Frank.
Fed Chair Janet Yellen discusses the focus of the Fed, and the why the Fed shouldn't purposefully raise interest rates.