Samir Arora, fund manager at Helios Capital Management, says the strong turnout for the Indian elections signals that "everybody wants a change" and discusses the impact on the domestic stock market.» Read More
I think there is an equal and even more widespread threat to democracy from another corner. It is a feature of management practices in today’s businesses.
We have all heard the phrase Americans "voting with their wallets."
The problems facing US healthcare have not yet been fully resolved, according to the chief executive of AstraZeneca.
Opening a new phase in a race to define the direction of their party, the leading Republican presidential candidates gathered for the first time to debate, the York Times reports.
A few weeks before announcing his re-election campaign, President Obama convened two dozen Wall Street executives, many of them longtime donors, in the White House’s Blue Room the New York Times reports.
Turkish citizens went to vote Sunday in an election with a lot at stake.
A new government is in place in Portugal, tasked with tackling the problems facing one of the sick men of Europe. Unfortunately, new faces in government do not in any way change the problems being faced by a country, according to one analyst.
Having failed to secure a majority in Sunday’s election, the new conservative-led coalition will face a daunting task as it attempts to turn around its country’s ailing finances, according to Barclays Capital.
No American president since Franklin Delano Roosevelt has won a second term in office when the unemployment rate on Election Day topped 7.2 percent.
Democrats scored an upset in one of New York’s most conservative Congressional districts on Tuesday, dealing a blow to the national Republican Party in a race that largely turned on the party’s plan to overhaul Medicare. The New York Times reports.
CNBC's John Harwood with details on a special election in upstate New York that could impact Rep. Paul Ryan's controversial plan to transform Medicare.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on Europe's struggle to gain its financial footing, with Greece's debt crisis and Spain's elections looming.
The Texas congressman announced Friday that he will run for the GOP nomination for president in 2012, the third attempt for the man known on Capitol Hill as "Dr. No" for his enthusiasm for bashing runaway spending and government overreach.
Boehner says allowing America to default on its debt would be irresponsible, but without significant cuts, there will be no agreement to raise the debt ceiling. Robert Reich, UC Berkeley, and Steve Moore, WSJ Editorial Board, discuss.
President Obama's standing with Americans has improved after U.S. commandos killed Osama bin Laden, but only slightly.
Britain isn’t cutting its structural deficit by enough or doing it quickly enough and may need a bailout from its European partners, investor Jim Rogers told CNBC.
Talks to form a new government in Finland, due to start later this month, will add to tensions in the peripheral euro zone debt markets, Richard McGuire Senior Fixed Income Strategist at Rabobank said.
House Republicans appear to be on the defensive, facing worried questions from voters and a barrage of new attacks from Democrats and their allies, the New York Times reports.
What does the 2102 US election have to do with the S&P downgrade and warning? Everything. Since Obama announced on April 4, the president's numbers have gone down in every poll conducted during that period according to The Hill.
See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Monday's Squawk on the Street.
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