Helped by a blind eye from Italian authorities and visa-free travel inside Europe, migrants can relatively easily make it all the way to Scandinavia before they apply for asylum— even though European Union rules state they should do so in the first EU country they enter. Of the 435,000 people who applied for asylum last year in the 28- nation European Union,...» Read More
CNBC's Eamon Javers has the latest results from an NBC/Wall Street Journal poll on how Americans feel about an entire array of things, including the economy, Congress, and poor approval ratings for President Obama.
More bad news for President Obama, according to a new NBC/Wall Street Journal poll, the president's approval rating hit a new low. CNBC's Eamon Javers has the latest result on how Americans feel about President Obama, Congress, and the economy.
President Barack Obama addresses Congress' inability to pass immigration reform, and other bills before summer vacation.
The blow to Boehner and his new team ensures that no bill to address the crisis will reach Obama before the August break, the NYT reports.
Silicon Valley is "alive and well," but the level of prosperity depends on the tech sector, Oracle Chairman Jeffrey Henley tells CNBC.
Among the difficult questions posed by the ongoing border crisis is whether illegal immigrants are a boon or bust to the US economy.
President Obama told Central American leaders that children crossing the U.S. border without valid claims to stay would be sent home.
Stephanie Miner, Syracuse Mayor (D), is pushing to make Syracuse a temporary home for immigrant children who have crossed the southern U.S. border.
President Obama is meeting with Central American leaders of Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador at an Immigration Summit. CNBC's Eamon Javers has the details.
Arthur Brooks, AEI president, shares his thoughts on the geopolitical and economic landscape, including increasing the minimum wage.
A state lawmaker says Texas Gov. Rick Perry plans to deploy as many as 1,000 National Guard troops to bolster security along the Mexico border.
A broad coalition is needed to investigate the crash of Malaysian Flight MH17, says Former Energy Secretary Bill Richardson, and this is where Russia can help.
The crisis on the border is rapidly overtaking President Obama’s plans to reshape the nation’s immigration system, The New York Times reports.
The child-immigration crisis is a result of several bipartisan policies, including one involving deporting gang members. Mitchell Epner explains.
Ben White, CNBC contributor, shares his views on the future of the Export-Import Bank.
House Appropriations Committee Chairman Harold Rogers said the Obama administration's $3.7 billion border security request was too high.
Cleveland will host the 2016 GOP convention. CNBC's John Harwood reports on a growing divide within the party.
Warren Buffett, Bill Gates, and Sheldon Adelson teamed up on a New York Times op-ed to discuss the country's immigration system. CNBC contributor James Pethokoukis, and CNBC's John Harwood, discuss immigration reform.
Sheldon Adelson, Warren Buffett and Bill Gates sounded off on immigration reform in the U.S. in a New York Times op-ed. CNBC's Eamon Javers, provides insight.
Sen. John Hoeven, (R-N.D.), discusses his bill on implementing comprehensive immigration reform.