• GE: Investing in Energy     Tuesday, 20 Sep 2011 | 4:20 PM ET

    John Krenicki, GE vice chairman, explains how GE is benefiting from emerging markets and low natural gas prices.

  • The Great Spending Debate     Friday, 16 Sep 2011 | 7:50 PM ET

    Debating whether "shovel ready' infrastructure spending creates jobs, with Steve Moore, "Return to Prosperity" author, and Mort Zuckerman, New York Daily News publisher.

  • President's Jobs Plan Review     Thursday, 8 Sep 2011 | 7:42 PM ET

    Reviewing the President's jobs plan and it's likelihood of getting passed by Congress, with Jared Bernstein, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, and the CNBC news team.

  • President Obama Addresses Job Creation     Thursday, 8 Sep 2011 | 7:05 PM ET

    Pass this jobs bill and all small business owners will get a tax cut if they hire new workers, says President Obama, to a joint session of Congress, as he lays out his plans to create jobs and get the economy back on track.

  • Will the Fed Act Big In September?     Thursday, 8 Sep 2011 | 11:22 AM ET

    The Federal Reserve could directly boost and stabilize capital in U.S. banks, with CNBC's Steve Liesman, Steve Blitz, ITG Investment Research senior economist, and Beth Ann Bovino, S&P senior economist.

  • Infrastructure Plays     Friday, 2 Sep 2011 | 11:42 AM ET

    A look at which stocks could profit from the President's new jobs plan, with Mark WeisdorfI, JP Morgan Asset Management, and Robert Norfleet, BB&T Capital Markets.

  • President Obama on Transportation Bill     Wednesday, 31 Aug 2011 | 10:54 AM ET

    President Obama urges Congress to pass temporary infrastructure bills when they return from recess next week.

  • Irene's Infrastructure Impact     Monday, 29 Aug 2011 | 2:20 PM ET

    A look at which companies may benefit from hurricane Irene's clean up, with Min Tang-Varner, Morningstar analyst.

  • Great Time to Invest in Infrastructure     Thursday, 4 Aug 2011 | 8:10 PM ET

    Joyce Shapiro, Managing Director at Franklin Templeton Real Asset Advisors, says investing in infrastructure offers steady flows of income and low volatility.

  • FAA in Limbo     Wednesday, 3 Aug 2011 | 7:00 PM ET

    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.

  • LaHood: FAA Grounded     Wednesday, 3 Aug 2011 | 3:30 PM ET

    Discussing the impasse over FAA funding and its impact on the nation's airports and infrastructure, with Ray LaHood, U.S. Secretary Of Transportation.

  • Infrastructure Plays Plunge     Wednesday, 3 Aug 2011 | 2:30 PM ET

    A look at the slowdown in infrastructure stocks and the construction sector, with Eli Lustgarten, Longbow Research.

  • Infrastructure: America's "Pipe" Dream     Friday, 15 Jul 2011 | 2:13 PM ET

    NBC's Jinah Kim reports on the closing of California's I-405 freeway for repairs; and fixing and paying for America's aging roadways, bridges and pipes, with Norman Mineta, former U.S. Transportation Secretary, and Andrew Herrmann, American Society of Civil Engineers.

  • Don't Judge China on Phantom Facts Monday, 11 Jul 2011 | 8:56 PM ET
    Rail attendants pose with the Chinese high-speed trains at a station in Shanghai on October 26, 2010, prior to the launch of the Shanghai to Hangzhou line. China's latest new high-speed passenger rail line went into service, halving travel time to 45 minutes between Shanghai and the eastern lake city of Hangzhou, officials said. CHINA OUT AFP PHOTO (Photo credit should read STR/AFP/Getty Images)

    There are a lot of doomsday scenarios about China’s economy floating around these days and oddly, a number of them are focusing on infrastructure spending and rising local debt rather than the real threat of rampant inflation.

  • There are some interesting changes among the ranks of America’s Top—and bottom—States for Business. Accordingly, we’ve adjusted the categories. Here is the updated methodology:

  • Moving Up The Rankings of Top States For Business Tuesday, 28 Jun 2011 | 4:37 PM ET

    Georgia, Florida, Illinois, Ohio and Pennsylvania can all make a good case for most-improved status, but, as usual, it depends on what metric you value the most.

  • The Old Dominion State returns as America’s Top State for Business in 2011, and we’re starting to detect a pattern here.

  • America's Top States for Business 2011 - A CNBC Special Report

    Following two years on top in 2008, and 2010, Texas is back at No. 2

  • Top State Countdown: North Carolina     Tuesday, 28 Jun 2011 | 1:24 PM ET

    CNBC's Scott Cohn reveals North Carolina scored high points for workforce, infrastructure, and low taxes, making it a perennial contender for top state.

  • America's Top States for Business - A CNBC Special Report Preview

    We hope our fifth annual report on the states is the most comprehensive. We certainly have the highest quality data with the vast resources of the 2010 U.S. Census augmenting our exclusive recipe.