FARGO, North Dakota/ BANGOR, Maine, April 15- The U.S. "If you commit to keeping rates low even as the recovery is proceeding, even as we continue to recover, I think people have a sense, the Fed has the recovery's back," Minneapolis Federal Reserve Bank President Narayana Kocherlakota said at North Dakota State University.» Read More
The deal is not dead yet, there is still room for renegoitation. AT&T's shares dropped on the news, while competitors' stocks soared, with Christopher King, Stifel Nicolaus analyst.
An array of 42 radio telescopes seeking signs of intelligent life in the universe will continue that work after private donors raised enough money to keep them going.
Debating whether the new debt law will threaten our national security, with Gen Wesley Clark, U.S. Army (Ret.), and Sen. David Vitter, (R-LA).
Discussing the FAA standoff and why Congress can't get the deal done, with CNBC's Hampton Pearson; Randy Babbitt, FAA Administrator; Jared Bernstein. Center on Budget & Policy Priorities, and Armstrong Williams, television and radio host.
Discussing the impasse over FAA funding and its impact on the nation's airports and infrastructure, with Ray LaHood, U.S. Secretary Of Transportation.
President Obama urges Congress to break the impasse over FAA funding and speaks out on the damaging impact the debt limit fight has had on the economy.
CNBC's Hampton Pearson reports on the agency's desperate need for cash and its partial shutdown, with Robert Poole, Reason Foundation, and Gordon Bethune, former Continental Airlines chairman/CEO.
The FAA is seeking an extension on temporary funding to end a partial shutdown that's gone on for nearly two weeks. Insight with Ray LaHood, Secretary of Transportation.
I just got off the phone with a source on Capitol Hill who has spent the past few days trying to convince Republicans to vote for a debt ceiling hike. He told me that the biggest obstacle he faces has been "market complacency."
CNBC's Hampton Pearson reports the U.S. postal system is losing billions of dollar each year and is facing huge cuts.
On Friday, Congress failed to approve the extension of a bill to keep the Federal Aviation Administration running. This mean the agency can no longer impose the various federal taxes that airlines add to the price of each ticket. Instead of passing this savings on to consumers, many airlines are keeping rates the same and pocketing the difference, the New York Times reports.
Insolvent, deficit, debt crisis. These words have been used for months characterising the debt ceiling.
CNBC.com collected the annual salaries of employees in 10 high-earning government jobs, and compared them with salaries from the same jobs in the private sector. Check out the list!
Elizabeth Warren, Chair of the Congressional Oversight Panel, shares her insights on the bureau she helped to build.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso Cabrera reports the President appoints former Ohio AG, Richard Cordray to lead the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports billionaire investor, Warren Buffett and President Obama met at the White House today and spoke about the nation's debt problem.
Yankees fan Christian Lopez was not expecting to catch Derek Jeter’s historic 3,000th home run. He also wasn’t expecting $14k worth of taxes to fall into his hands from the IRS. But since his Yankees tax debacle, Lopez has found friends in some high—and unexpected—places.
Michael Wolff, Vanity Fair columnist weighs in on News Corp's credibility and the likelihood that this becomes a "Watergate" type of scandal.
CNBC's Herb Greenberg with details on the FBI's investigation of News Corp over possible phone hacking.
CNBC's Steve Liesman with the latest details from the Fed and reaction to the FOMC meeting, with Paul Ballew, Nationwide, and CNBC's Rick Santelli.