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Ben Cohen, co-founder of Ben & Jerry's, presented one way of helping filter "big money" out of U.S. politics on Tuesday.
Former New York Gov. George Pataki tells CNBC why he may run for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination.
Some political embarrassments over the last few days show Jeb Bush's political mechanics need a lot of work.
India's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party suffered a humiliating defeat in Delhi state elections laying potential road blocks for its national reform agenda.
Jeb Bush released thousands of emails containing Social Security numbers of Florida residents from his time as governor.
Jeb Bush's new e-book is an attempt to make him transparent and a man of the people, Politico's Ben White says.
Steve Forbes, chairman and editor-in-chief of Forbes Media, tells CNBC that nobody involved in the Greek debt standoff knows what they are doing.
Federal prosecutors are reportedly seeking travel records of the former chairman of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey.
Republican Mitt Romney said on Friday he will not seek to run for president in 2016.
The most unpopular man in Greece appears to have won enough votes to become a new member of the Greek parliament.
The euro may be the Charlie Brown of currencies. Like the comic character, it's under a cloud of negatives, with analysts tipping further downside.
Greek leftist leader Alexis Tsipras promised on Sunday that five years of austerity, "humiliation and suffering" were over.
The banking industry and Republicans have criticized a White House proposal to increase taxes on Wall Street and the wealthy. The FT reports.
Alternative for Germany party founder Bernd Lucke spoke about the perils of the euro zone and unfettered immigration at a campaign rally last week.
Sen. Marco Rubio tells CNBC his decision on whether to run for president comes down to where he'd be able to make the most difference.
Wisconsin Republican Rep. Paul Ryan told NBC News in an interview Monday that he will not seek the presidency in 2016.
Call it hedge-fund shuttle diplomacy. Flights from New York and London to Athens are seeing a lot of hedge fund managers.
Former hedge fund manager Tom Steyer is considering a run for Senate in California, according to press reports.
President Rajapaksa was voted out, ending a decade of rule that critics say had become increasingly authoritarian and marred by nepotism and corruption.
Jeb Bush takes another step toward a bid for the GOP presidential nomination, launching the Right to Rise PAC.