Citing lower-than-expected corporate taxes, the CBO projected a slight increase over previous budget deficit estimations.» Read More
Key senators offered announced an outline of a new measure that would pour an additional $16 billion a year into the Highway Trust Fund.
The U.S. Secret Service is reassigning some staff and exploring stricter rules on alcohol after agents were sent home after a night of drinking.
The Fed is allowing the economy to waste rosources by letting inflation stay too low and unemployment too high, a top official says.
Sen. Marco Rubio, R- Fla., shares his thoughts on how erosion of values are impacting economic well-being. Also Rubio weighs in on New Jersey's Gov. Chris Christie chances in a presidential run.
Regulations are an impediment to innovation, says Sen. Marco Rubio, R- Fla., discussing why the government should have to calculate the impact of regulations.
Mike Petters, Huntington Ingalls CEO, shares some of the key takeaways and hot topics from Yale's annual CEO caucus in Washington, DC. We've got to build a better bridge with the U.S. government and foreign relations, says Petters. Jeffrey Sonnenfeld, Yale School of Management, and John Lundgren, Stanley Black & Decker CEO, weigh in.
Consumer sentiment dipped modestly in early March, entirely due to reduced expectations for the future, a survey showed.
Jim DeMint, The Heritage Foundation, former South Carolina Senator, and author of "Falling in Love with America Again", discusses President Obama's budget plan. DeMint says if you want people to make more money a good environment for the economy to grow must be created.
CNBC's Steve Liesman shares the highlights of his conversation with Sylvia Mathews Burwell, director of the White House Office of Management and Budget, on U.S. fiscal policies, deficit reduction and overseas money.
CNBC's Jon Fortt reports on a deal between DISH and Disney which offers streaming content and the ability for DISH to create an Internet-based TV subscription service.
Virginie Maisonneuve, Global Head of Equities at Pimco, says despite uncertainty and volatility in the market over the next 12-18 months there will be room for equities in the portfolio in a low-rate environment.
All eyes on Putin. Former Ambassador to Russia Michael McFaul discusses Vladimir Putin's different strategies towards Ukraine.
Dissecting President Obama's 2015 budget plan, with Jim Nussle, former OMB director, and Jared Bernstein, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities.
President Obama calls for $56 billion more than the Ryan-Murray budget compromise. CNBC's John Harwood reports.
Proposed military budget cuts proposed by the Pentagon last week may be far from what Congress finally agrees on.
Former Sen. Alan Simpson has a dire prediction when it comes to the national debt.
CNBC's Rick Santelli and retired Senator Alan Simpson, (R-WY), discuss expectations for President Obama's 2015 Federal Budget and problems facing the middle-class.
President Obama proposed new tax credits and job-training programs in a 2015 budget that highlights stark differences with Republicans.
Former Rep. Barney Frank, (D-MA), discusses President Obama's budget for 2015 where he plans on eliminating tax breaks tied to the wealthy. Frank also weighs in on job creation and income inequality.
Rep. Chris Van Hollen (D-Md.) looks at the options the U.S. has to respond to Russia's incursion into Ukraine.