Joe Watkins, former GHW Bush White House official, and Jimmy Williams, Blue Nation Review, weigh in on the minimum wage debate and whether it hurts small business.» Read More
Gov. Chris Christie, (R) New Jersey, discusses why it's dangerous not to invest in national security. We have to build alliances around the world, says Christie.
Gov. Chris Christie, (R) New Jersey, discusses entitlement reform, creating jobs in New Jersey, and why tax cuts are critical.
Gov. Chris Christie, (R) New Jersey, shares his thoughts on economic policy and entitlement reform. Also Christie weighs in on wage stagnation and protecting the middle class.
Arizona will drop at least 1,600 families—including more than 2,700 children—from the state's federally funded welfare program next year.
CKE Restaurants CEO Andy Puzder, weighs in on job creation in Wisconsin under Gov. Scott Walker, and minimum wages.
Although the White House won a minor victory on Wednesday, Obama's push for trade fast-track is just the beginning of the battle.
Loretta Sanchez announced Thursday she is running for U.S. Senate, setting up a multimillion-dollar clash of two prominent Democrats that will highlight the state's diversity and divisions. The announcement in her home district in Orange County dramatically reshapes a 2016 race that was developing into a runaway for state Attorney General Kamala Harris,...
Senate alters voting procedure on trade deal to please both sides of the aisle.
CNBC's John Harwood asks Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell whether the Republican Party needs to change their policies to adjust to the country's increasing diversity.
Jeb Bush is simply determined to run for president his way and not bow to political customs unless he absolutely must. NBC reports.
CNBC's John Harwood gets Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's reaction to Jon Stewart calling him a turtle on "The Daily Show."
Rep. Paul Ryan, (R-Wis.), discusses the Democrats pushing back against President Obama's trade initiative.
CNBC's John Harwood talks with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, a Republican, about the debate on trade promotion authority.
WASHINGTON— Senators of both parties worked Wednesday to revive trade legislation that's a top priority for President Barack Obama, a day after Obama's fellow Democrats repudiated him nearly unanimously on the issue. Despite intense lobbying by Obama, every Democratic senator except one, Delaware's Tom Carper, voted on Tuesday against moving forward on the...
Jim Nussle, Credit Union National Association, and Jared Bernstein, Center for Budget and Policy Priorities, discuss the upcoming 2016 elections and the expanding group of Republican contenders.
Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson wrote an op-ed for The Washington Post saying "we're better off without" selfies. But he tells CNBC's John Harwood that it was tongue-in-cheek.
Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson questions whether recognizing gay marriage would allow for "other variations on traditional marriage."
Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson reacts to a recent interview with radio host Hugh Hewitt on his knowledge of NATO.
A softening economy is among the things most likely to derail a Hillary Clinton bid for the White House in 2016, Politico's Ben White says.
Kevin Hassett, American Enterprise Institute; Neera Tanden, Center for American Progress, share their thoughts on the upcoming U.S. elections.