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Obama just retreated after a live-fire experiment in tax reform and deficit reduction.
Sen. John McCain weighs in on the debate over "American Sniper," calling statements by liberal filmmaker Michael Moore "idiotic."
Returning from Saudi Arabia, Sen. John McCain tells CNBC he's most concerned about the threat posed by Iran.
After years of aiming his ire at President Barack Obama, anchor Jorge Ramos has shifted his attention to Republicans. The NYT reports.
Defining who is middle class will be a huge hurdle for President Obama's plan to overhaul college savings plans.
Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker disputes the idea that President Obama cannot reach a deal on corporate taxes with Congress in the next two years.
House Speaker John Boehner says President Obama's tax plans and veto threats "just aren't the wrong policies, they're the wrong priorities."
President Obama, facing a new Republican majority in Congress, asked for a broad package of reform in his annual address to lawmakers.
President Obama's proposed cybersecurity policy, if passed, may not address the fundamental threat to businesses and consumers.
Obama's top economic aide cites "strong economic logic" behind the idea of new tax hikes on the rich to pay for broad tax cuts.
The banking industry and Republicans have criticized a White House proposal to increase taxes on Wall Street and the wealthy. The FT reports.
Here are three reasons why Obama's proposed federal law mandating paid sick leave from work would be a bad idea.
Sen. Marco Rubio tells CNBC his decision on whether to run for president comes down to where he'd be able to make the most difference.
Corporate taxes need to be overhauled to encourage companies to bring home "$2 trillion in cash" sitting overseas, Sen. Marco Rubio tells CNBC.
U.S. businesses are keen on doing business in Cuba. Yet, the main obstacle is the embargo, which only Congress can lift.
The debate over middle class incomes holds big consequences for Wall Street and Main Street. Here's how it will go down in DC.
Democrats in the House of Representatives will unveil a tax cut for the middle class on Monday.
A twist of fate has made slumping gas prices fuel a discussion once thought to be anathema in a Republican-led Congress: higher gas taxes.
Horrifying events in the world—like this week's attacks in Paris—instantly changed the political dynamics in Washington.
Former hedge fund manager Tom Steyer is considering a run for Senate in California, according to press reports.
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