• Surprise! States not broke. Fights over surpluses Monday, 3 Feb 2014 | 7:33 AM ET
    California Gov. Jerry Brown

    Unexpectedly robust revenues from taxes and other sources are filling state coffers, prompting battles over what to do with the newfound money. The NYT reports.

  • Against immigration reform bill this year: Pro     Thursday, 30 Jan 2014 | 7:33 PM ET

    Discussing the immigration reform, with Bill Kristol, The Weekly Standard founder and editor, and Haley Barbour, Bipartisan Policy Center Immigration Task Force.

  • WASHINGTON, Jan 30- Top Republicans in the House of Representatives on Thursday called on President Barack Obama to "get his own party in line" behind the fast-track trade negotiation authority that he called for in his State of the Union address.

  • NBC/WSJ poll: Obama approval rating at 43%     Tuesday, 28 Jan 2014 | 6:19 AM ET

    CNBC's John Harwood reports the results of a recent poll on how Americans feel about the nation's economy, Obamacare, and income inequality. Also a preview of President Obama's State of the Union address tonight.

  • Can the GOP take back Senate in 2014?     Tuesday, 21 Jan 2014 | 7:33 PM ET

    With 35 Senate seats up in November midterm elections, Chris Kofins, Democratic Strategist and Purple Strategies managing director, and Noelle Nikpour, Republican Strategist and "Branding America" author, discuss how Republicans could reclaim the Senate majority.

  • White House delays yet another Obamacare provision Saturday, 18 Jan 2014 | 5:40 PM ET
    President Barack Obama

    Tax officials said they would not enforce the rule this year because they had yet to issue regulations for employers to follow. NYT reports.

  • Milk price surge inches closer as Farm Bill stalls Saturday, 18 Jan 2014 | 10:03 AM ET
    Holstein dairy cows

    If Congress doesn't pass a new Farm Bill, decades-old laws could cause the price of milk and other agricultural products to double. NYT reports.

  • Dems call for answers from Target     Wednesday, 15 Jan 2014 | 11:54 AM ET

    Target's massive security breach is gaining attention on Capitol Hill. Rep. Maxine Waters, (D-CA), explains why Democrats are now calling for a full hearing on the issue. We have to get to the bottom of this, says Waters.

  • WASHINGTON, Jan 13- Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives voiced tentative support on Tuesday for a $1.1 trillion spending bill, signaling likely passage and removing one source of potential drama ahead of the 2014 elections.

  • Christie could be impeached if he knew: Investigator Saturday, 11 Jan 2014 | 6:20 PM ET
    New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie speaks during a news conference on January 9, 2014 at the Statehouse in Trenton.

    The chair of the panel probing lane closures said Gov. Christie could be impeached if he knew of efforts to use the bridge for political purposes.

  • West Virginia chemical spill prompts state of emergency Thursday, 9 Jan 2014 | 11:30 PM ET
    Potomac River, Virginia.

    West Virginia Gov. declared a state of emergency in several counties because of a chemical spill into the Elk River.

  • WASHINGTON, Jan 9- U.S. Senate negotiators on Thursday mulled a new Democratic proposal to revive federal unemployment benefits until mid-November and pay the $18 billion price tag with new spending cuts, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid said. "The package does what the Republicans wanted," Reid said on the Senate floor.

  • Shut down DC? Expect opposition from business lobby Wednesday, 8 Jan 2014 | 1:49 PM ET
    Tom Donohue, president of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.

    Thomas Donohue has a message for ultraconservative GOP members who shut down the government last year: Don't count on our support.

  • The most thorny issues on Congress to-do list Monday, 6 Jan 2014 | 5:52 AM ET

    Here's what's lawmakers are expected to focus on as they return to Capitol Hill.

  • Can the GOP take back the Senate in 2014? Richard Socarides, Democratic strategist and former Clinton advisor; Hugh Hewitt, "The Happiest Life" author and The Hugh Hewitt Show host; and Mark Simone, WOR Radio talk show host, weigh in.

  • Washington's 2014 playbook     Monday, 30 Dec 2013 | 7:33 PM ET

    CNBC contributor Robert Costa predicts Democrats will focus on jobless benefits and minimum wage in 2014.

  • WASHINGTON, Dec 24- President Barack Obama's push to raise the minimum wage will almost certainly fail due to stiff Republican opposition, but analysts and Democratic strategists say the issue could help Democratic Congressional candidates in the 2014 midterm elections.

  • WASHINGTON, Dec 11- The Obama administration touted improvements to its new health insurance website on Wednesday and opposition Republicans shifted their criticism to the slow pace of early enrollments and fears some people may be left uninsured when coverage starts on Jan. 1.

  • WASHINGTON, Dec 11- The Obama administration touted improvements to its new health insurance website on Wednesday and opposition Republicans shifted their criticism to the slow pace of early enrollments and fears some people may be left uninsured when coverage starts on Jan. 1.

  • No 'extremists in my party,' says Dem Whip Hoyer Tuesday, 10 Dec 2013 | 9:57 AM ET
    Ken Langone and Steny Hoyer discuss Congress on "Squawk Box."

    Home Depot founder Ken Langone pressed House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer during a heated debate Tuesday on CNBC over Washington's bitter politics.

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