LOS ANGELES— Father and son Chinese immigrants pleaded guilty Friday in a case of suspected money laundering for Mexican drug cartels in the Los Angeles fashion district. Xilin Chen and his son, Tom Chen, pleaded guilty in federal court in Los Angeles and are set to be sentenced in August. Xilin Chen, 56, pleaded guilty to conspiracy to launder monetary...» Read More
If the GOP is to recapture the Senate this year, it must have a strong pro-growth message that includes immigration reform.
A national tea party leader is endorsing immigration overhaul legislation including legal status for the 11.5 million people now here illegally.
Sen. Marco Rubio, (R-Fla.), shares his thoughts on creating more competition and options for Medicare participants. And Rubio discusses his plan to create a place for people to invest other than Treasurys and the nature of the future economy as more people work beyond age 65.
Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., discusses his plans for providing retirement security, boosting the middle class and overhauling Medicare.
John Lynch, Wells Fargo Private Bank, says it's a positive signal the market is moving from consumer-led to business-led. We are looking at technology and industrials, says Lynch.
Former Rep. Barney Frank, (D-Mass.), shares his thoughts on what he would like to see done to offset some of the tax burden and make sure more people pay their fair share of the tax rate.
Former Rep. Barney Frank, (D-Mass.), discusses implementing corporate tax reform in a fair and equitable way.
Ed Lazear, Hoover Institution senior fellow, shares his thoughts on the private sector's involvement in rebuilding the nation's crumbling infrastructure as opposed to the U.S. government. It's doable, says Robert Cox, Reuters Breakingviews.
Robert Cox, Reuters Breakingviews, and Ed Lazear, Hoover Institution senior fellow, discuss the likely motivation behind Yahoo's acquisition of mobile messaging app "Blink". The reason you pay up for these things is because they have a user base, Cox says.
Ed Lazear, Hoover Institution senior fellow, discusses the effectiveness of the government's "shovel-ready" stimulus program. Obama led us astray, contends Lazear.
President Obama discusses a bipartisan plan for immigration reform.
The public has grown far too pessimistic on the prospects of immigration reform, Treasury Secretary Jack Lew tells CNBC.
Treasury Secretary Jack Lew provides perspective on a CBO study which looked at the economic benefits of immigration reform.
Treasury Secretary Jack Lew says immigration reform is "the right thing to do," in discussing the benefits of immigration reform on the U.S. economy.
Visa requests allowing overseas nationals to work in the U.S. could reach record levels in 2014.
Rep. Paul Ryan, (R-WI), shares his thoughts on why raising the minimum wage could hinder job creation.
Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., discusses his vote for the Employment Non-Discrimination Act, which provides basic protections against workplace discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation or gender.
Rep. Paul Ryan, (R-WI), shares his "pro-growth" ideas to lower tax rates on business and families and create jobs. Simplifying the tax code is clearly one of the best things we can do to create growth and jobs in this economy, says Ryan.
The U.K. plan to auction off visas, with bids starting at $4 million, may sound strange, but it's not too different from other schemes that give investors visas.
Jorgo Chatzimarkakis, a German member of the European Parliament, says officials should not "threaten" Switzerland regarding its vote to restrict immigration from other European Union countries.