CNBC's John Harwood reports on President Obama's trip to Texas on Wednesday and the latest details on the political gridlock over immigration reform.» Read More
MIAMI— When Charlie Crist went to Miami's Little Havana recently, the Democratic candidate for governor stood before a crowd and said what few politicians have in decades of scrounging for votes in the Cuban-American neighborhood: End the U.S. trade embargo against Cuba.
The June jobs report was strong but there were some important glitches, says Larry Kudlow.
The DNC said it will visit Birmingham, Alabama, on July 21-22; Cleveland on Aug. 4-5; Columbus, Ohio, on Aug. 6-7; New York on Aug. 11-12; Philadelphia on Aug. 13-14; and Phoenix on Sept. 10-11. Republicans have two finalists for its convention: Dallas and Cleveland.
Obama told his Cabinet to look for areas where he might be able to govern by executive action given gridlock in Congress that is hampering his agenda.
Gov. Chris Christie, (R-N.J.), explains how increasing taxes on the wealthy results in them "playing games with their accountant" that end up hurting the state.
I haven't made any decision whether I'm going to run for president or not, declares Gov. Chris Christie, (R-N.J.), sharing his thoughts on the 2016 election and public perception of him after the "Bridgegate" scandal.
I will not be able to pay down the sins of my predecessors, says Gov. Chris Christie, (R-N.J.), sharing his thoughts on funding pensions in New Jersey.
Gov. Chris Christie, (R-N.J.), discusses his battle to balance the budget in the Garden State. Also Christie shares his thoughts on taxes. Folks don't understand you have to make yourself competitive from a tax prospective, says Christie.
Gov. Chris Christie, (R-N.J.), provides his thoughts on a wide array of topics, from funding public pensions, to taxes, politics, and legalizing marijuana.
Judd Gregg, Nuclear Matters co-chair and former U.S. Senator, (R-NH), shares his thoughts on President Obama's immigration plans. Gregg says tax reform and immigration reform need to take place together.
CNBC Contributor Ben White, shares this take on the likelihood Hillary Clinton will enter the 2016 race for the While House.
WASHINGTON— Traditional ties between the business community and the Republican Party are fraying on Capitol Hill, where the House GOP has bucked corporate interests on a series of priorities this year, from immigration to highway funding to trade.
The Export-Import Bank is the perfect example of corporate welfare, crony capitalism, fraud and corruption, Larry Kudlow says.
CNBC's Rick Santelli speaks to Senator Orrin Hatch, (R-Utah), about the IRS email scandal. Senator Hatch says the crash looks terrible and the emails are probably gone forever.
Stewart Mills, (R-Minn.) congressional candidate, discusses his bid for Minnesota's 8th district. Obamacare is hurting a lot of people in our part of Minnesota, says Mills.
CNBC's John Harwood looks ahead at what's likely to drive the political agenda for the second half of the year.
Boehner has said repeatedly he won't support a bill that doesn't include tax incentives and other measures to create jobs, so Democrats are trying Rep. Kevin McCarthy.
Veteran U.S. Senator Thad Cochran of Mississippi narrowly defeated challenger Chris McDaniel in a runoff election.
The Democrats' chances of retaking the Senate got a little bit worse last night, reports CNBC's John Harwood, with a look at the high-profile runoff election between Senator Thad Cochran of Mississippi and rival Chris McDaniel.
The U.S. Export-Import Bank has suspended or removed four officials amid allegations of improper gifts and kickbacks. CNBC's Eamon Javers explains exactly how the Ex-Im Bank works.