WASHINGTON— Senate Democrats on Tuesday put the brakes on new Iran sanctions legislation, ending for now a looming showdown between Congress and President Barack Obama over negotiations to prevent Tehran from having the capability to make a nuclear weapon. At the same time, supporters of the bill say the letter signals the White House that Menendez and his...» Read More
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.
Welcome to 2015, where the race to succeed President Barack Obama is already well underway. Politico's Ben White looks at the field.
The GOP-led 114th Congress will look to quickly implement its agenda, which includes Keystone XL and Obamacare. The New York Times reports.
CNBC's John Harwood and Charles Gabriel, Capital Alpha president, talk about which political candidates and issues to watch ahead of the 2016 presidential elections.
Charles Gabriel, Capital Alpha president provides his take on the political landscape in the upcoming year as President Obama prepares to take on a Republican-led Congress.
CNBC's John Harwood takes a look at the year ahead in Washington, DC, as Republicans retake Capitol Hill and political issues surface ahead of the 2016 election.
Apparently, these are the four most explosive words you can say in America today. Jake Novak responds to reader comments on his latest op-ed.
The cost of Obama's immigration order: nearly $8 million a year in lease payments and more than $40 million in salaries. The NYT reports.
Jake Novak calls BS on a recent study that cited availability of porn for low marriage rates.
Yes, jobs. But there's one more key message Democrats need to hit for 2016, says former Michigan Gov. Jennifer Granholm.
Former Gov. Ed Rendell, (D-Pa.), and Sara Fagan, former White House political director, debate whether the Republicans can break the gridlock in Congress next year, as President Obama comes into the final stretch of his presidency.
Liberals will clash with the administration and more moderate Democrats to define the party's future, Politico's Ben White says.
Congressional Democrats objected to some provisions tucked into a $1.1 trillion spending bill, keeping the risk of a shutdown alive.
The birth rate is at an all-time low and that's killing the economy. Here's who's to blame, says Jake Novak.
Some argue that lifting the oil-export ban would help the US economy but here's the problem, says political consultant Stephen Myrow.
A government shutdown is unlikely because Congress wants to forget the 113th session ever happened, Politico's Ben White says.
Jake Novak took a lot of heat for his op-ed on "The REAL energy threat (Hint: NOT Saudi Arabia or OPEC)." Here, he responds to some reader comments.