WASHINGTON— With enrollments higher than expected, and costs lower, some Democrats say it's time to stop hiding from the president's health care overhaul, even in this year's toughest Senate elections. Yet pro-Democratic activists in Alaska are doing just that, and a number of strategists elsewhere hope it will spread.» Read More
CNBC's John Harwood has the details from the NBC/WSJ national poll, which shows Newt Gingrich has a double-digit lead over Mitt Romney.
Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich has surged to a wide lead over Mitt Romney for the 2012 Republican nomination, but either leading candidates would face a daunting path in the general election against President Obama, according to a new NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll.
Dodd-Frank and other costly regulations are punishing businesses, keeping them from expanding and creating more jobs, hedge fund investor Ken Langone told CNBC Tuesday.
Mitt Romney’s experience at Bain Capital is being searched by his critics for ammunition in the presidential campaign, and by others for clues as to how he would perform as president, the New York Times reports.
Russian stocks and the rouble held above their two-week lows, but analysts said that, at least until Dec. 24, investors would be better off staying away from Russia.
Newt Gingrich may be leading the pack of GOP presidential candidates right now, but voters will eventually come back to Mitt Romney, says former Vice President Dan Quayle.
CNBC's Larry Kudlow discusses tomorrow's Iowa Republican debate, and looks at Mitt Romney's attack ads targeting Newt Gingrich, with Robert Costa, National Review; Tony Fratto, Hamilton Place Strategies; John McLaughlin, Republican pollster; and Dan Gerstein, Gotham Ghostwriters.
The United States is a debtor nation and will never "become a great country again until we become a rich country," Donald Trump told CNBC Thursday.
Discussing his upcoming role as a moderator for the next GOP debate, with Donald Trump, Trump Organization chairman/president, who weighs in on the issues like outsourcing jobs overseas, saying the U.S. cannot be a great country again unless it becomes a rich country.
There's a clear new front-runner in the GOP race for president. The latest in national Gallop poll shows former House Speaker Newt Gingrich soaring to a 15 point lead over Mitt Romney, 37-to-22.
GOP presidential candidate Newt Gingrich took aim at President Obama, denied ever doing any lobbying and called out House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi in a wide-ranging interview with Larry Kudlow Tuesday.
GOP Presidential Candidate Jon Huntsman dismissed Donald Trump and the debate the real estate mogul and reality TV star will be moderating, telling Larry Kudlow he’s the only consistent conservative in the race.
Vowing, `I will not be silenced and I'm not going away,' Herman Cain announced in Atlanta today he is suspending his presidential campaign.
The real estate mogul and reality TV star tells Larry Kudlow what he’s looking to accomplish at the Iowa debate he’s moderating, and whether he’ll decide to jump into the race.
Real estate mogul Donald Trump will moderate a Republican presidential debate in Iowa a week before the state holds the first in the nation caucuses. Last spring, he announced he would not seek the Republican nomination himself after toying with a bid.
The Republican presidential candidate said he'll make an announcement about the future of his embattled presidential bid on Saturday but did not elaborate further.
Romney squeaks to victory, the GOP takes Congress, Obama raises taxes and the Fed keeps rates on hold.
I celebrate my birthday today. As I will blow out the ever-expanding number of candles on birthday cake tonight, I will have a list of wishes I want to come true.
After an Atlanta businesswoman alleged a 13-year extramarital affair with the Republican, Hermain Cain's presidential campaign is being "reassessed."
If the current crop of top campaign advisers is any measure, neither losing a national race nor burning out on the campaign trail dents your job prospects.
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