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The Billionaire Political Power Index tracks the wealthiest voters, whose votes count much more than yours does.
Voters go to the polls for midterm congressional elections Tuesday, but just 10 states will decide the most important result.
One of the most important Republican donors in America today is a hedge fund manager who keeps a low profile.
The final national races before the 2016 presidential contest hold potentially important consequences for investors and business people.
Politico's Ben White tells you what to look for as the results roll in from Tuesday's midterm elections.
Republicans need to run a presidential candidate in 2016 like a Ted Cruz or a Rand Paul, not a Jeb Bush or a Chris Christie, Jack Welch tells CNBC.
If Republicans take the Senate, as expected in Tuesday's midterm election, the economy could grow much faster, former GE chief Jack Welch says.
High unemployment rates are hurting incumbent Republican governors running for office in Georgia, Wisconsin and Florida. Voters want jobs.
Limits have lifted on how much individual donors can give in a two-year election cycle if they use a special joint fundraising committee.
Politico's Ben White offers up his midterm prediction for the Senate, as well as for other tight races around the country.
Sen. Ted Cruz, a tea party favorite, tells CNBC the only way the GOP can win the presidency in 2016 is to run a strong conservative candidate.
Republicans can make compromises should they win control of the Senate in midterm elections, former Reagan White House chief Ken Duberstein says.
Voters in D.C. and in two states will decide on measures to legalize marijuana.
Many factors can decide the 2014 battle for Congress. But campaign money isn't likely to.
Texas Gov. Rick Perry told CNBC Monday he was thinking about and preparing for another White House run in 2016.
Brazil's election Sunday is widely seen as a big win for workers over investors. But the victory celebration may be short-lived.
Ukraine's Petro Poroshenko hailed a victory for pro- Europe parties in an election, saying the vote showed people backed his pro-Western course.
Brazilian markets slid on Monday as investors express disappointment over Dilma Rousseff's victory in Sunday's runoff vote.
Brazil's Rousseff won re-election after convincing voters that her party's record of reducing poverty was more important than a recent economic slump.
Potential runoff elections in Georgia and Louisiana could delay news who controls the Senate, says Politico's Ben White.
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