The case of Antonio Weiss shows that Congress will not confirm successful candidates from Wall Street, Evercore CEO Ralph Schlosstein told CNBC.» Read More
Discussing Giorgio Napolitano stepping down as Italy's president, Jacopo Barigazzi, journalist and policy analyst in Milan, says that Italy needs a "strong figure" as president, as Italy still needs to overcome its economic crisis, and the president has more power than its prime minister.
Possible GOP presidential candidate Marco Rubio tells CNBC in a Web extra interview that if he were to run for the White House he believes he could win with a relevant message that would resonate.
Sen. Marco Rubio, (R-Fla.), shares his thoughts on the deal made between the U.S. and Cuba.
Sen. Marco Rubio, (R-Fla.), weighs in on reforming the current tax system and fast-tracking trade agreements.
Sen. Marco Rubio, (R-Fla.), shares his thoughts on offering students free community college.
The ruble continues to fall, sanctions are biting and the slide in the price of oil shows no sign of slowing and it's hitting Russia hard.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil was down again today, as the spread between WTI and Brent narrowed. OPEC announced it would still not cut production.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Another big drop in oil dragged down equities. A GS forecast that said oil could go to $40 and OPEC refusing to cut production were the reasons why.
Ian Bremmer, Eurasia Group president, says it's astonishing no representative from President Obama's administration attended the unity rally of political leaders in Paris.
Washington has undermined confidence in the private sector for far too long, House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer tells.
Rep. Steny Hoyer, (D-Md.), weighs in on the challenges ahead as Congress prepares to tackle key issues such as tax reform, jobs, and the Keystone pipeline.
Marc Lasry, Avenue Capital chairman & CEO, discusses his support of Hillary Clinton if she chooses to run in the 2016 presidential election.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude ended a little higher on the day, after Brent went under $50 last night. A significant build in gasoline could mean even lower prices at the pump.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil dropped another 4 percent today as traders look at the global economy and wonder where the tipping point actually is.
Iranian oil minister has announced that they will double oil exports once sanctions are lifted, at the same time as the US Senate is debating the Keystone XL Pipeline. CNBC's Hadley Gamble discusses further, saying that Iran needs economic growth to stay in power.
Protests against Uber or court cases against Google notwithstanding, start-ups are thriving in France, The Christian Science Monitor reports.
Peter Orszag, Citigroup, shares his thoughts on Hillary Clinton's probable run in the 2016 election. I think she'd be a great president, says Orszag. And Dick Kovacevich, former Wells Fargo chairman & CEO, explains why he would pick Jeb Bush over New Jersey Governor Chris Christie.
Obama must pursue growth through trade policy, while Republicans must deal with differences over immigration and fund Homeland Security, Eric Cantor tells CNBC.
Eric Cantor, Moelis & Company vice chair, shares his views on why Congress must find common ground and focus on a growth mandate.
Former Majority Leader Eric Cantor, (R-Va.), shares his thoughts on what he expects to see in the next two years on Capitol Hill.