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President Barack Obama signed two executive orders Tuesday intended to narrow gender pay gap in federal contracting workforce.
Will the former Florida governor seek the GOP nomination for president in 2016? Why it's not a far-flung idea, POLITICO's Ben White says.
WASHINGTON, April 2- A rare burst of good news on President Barack Obama's healthcare program has given Democrats their first glimmer of hope in months on an issue that has helped drag the party down ahead of November's U.S. congressional elections.
The federal minimum wage has been below what it should be to keep a family afloat. Should it be raised and how much?
Gov. Perry for president in 2016? Governor Rick Perry, (R-Texas), discusses the possibility of running for president and the vision of the Republican Party.
Sen. Marco Rubio, R- Fla., shares his thoughts on how erosion of values are impacting economic well-being. Also Rubio weighs in on New Jersey's Gov. Chris Christie chances in a presidential run.
Regulations are an impediment to innovation, says Sen. Marco Rubio, R- Fla., discussing why the government should have to calculate the impact of regulations.
Rep. Eric Cantor, (R-Va.) House Majority Leader, shares the Republican message and a better way forward for tax reform and health care.
Rep. Eric Cantor, (R-Va.) House Majority Leader, shares the Republican Party's need for upward mobility and growth in the U.S.
Hugh Hewitt, The Hugh Hewitt Show host, discusses an economic growth message from the GOP.
Austan Goolsbee, University of Chicago Booth School of Business Economics professor, and Arthur Laffer, chairman of Laffer Associates, debate midterm elections, a change in economic policies, and the perception of the Affordable Care Act.
A bill to wind down mortgage financiers Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac would leave a decision on how to treat their private shareholders to the courts.
The leaders of the Senate Banking Committee on Tuesday announced an agreement on legislation to wind down government-owned mortgage financiers Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, jump-starting a long-standing debate that could still take years to resolve.
Sen. Rob Portman, (R-OH), shares his ideas on how to fix America's jobs crisis and reduce the jobless rate. The workforce participation rate is at historic lows for men, says Portman.
WASHINGTON, March 8- Republicans, looking for ways to turn November's congressional elections into a referendum on President Barack Obama's signature healthcare law, are trying to portray Obamacare as a danger to Medicare.
Lois Lerner refused to answer questions at a congressional hearing that quickly devolved into political bickering between Democrats and Republicans.
Proposed military budget cuts proposed by the Pentagon last week may be far from what Congress finally agrees on.
WASHINGTON, March 3- With Russia's incursion into Ukraine reviving Cold War-style tensions, President Barack Obama is at risk of suffering a blow to his credibility at a time when he can least afford it: as he tries to convince voters to stick with his fellow Democrats in congressional elections that will help shape his legacy.
CNBC contributor Robert Costa discusses Rep. Paul Ryan's House GOP budget agenda and war on poverty.
Social programs have "created a poverty trap," Rep. Paul Ryan says. The Washington Post reports.