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.» Read More
Actor and singer Pat Boone and Jeremy Boreing, "Friends of Abe" executive director, discuss the IRS's target on the group "Friends of Abe" in Hollywood. Boone calls the group a fellowship, not a political action committee.
WASHINGTON, Jan 24- The Republican National Committee on Friday called for the repeal of a U.S. anti-tax-evasion law, siding with big banks, libertarians and American expatriates that have criticized the Obama administration statute.
Republicans are showing little stomach for another bruising fight over the U.S. debt limit next month, but they do want to extract some concessions.
With 35 Senate seats up in November midterm elections, Chris Kofins, Democratic Strategist and Purple Strategies managing director, and Noelle Nikpour, Republican Strategist and "Branding America" author, discuss how Republicans could reclaim the Senate majority.
Ben White, Politico chief economic correspondent, discusses the controversy surround New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and its impact on his potential run for president.
Tax officials said they would not enforce the rule this year because they had yet to issue regulations for employers to follow. NYT reports.
If Congress doesn't pass a new Farm Bill, decades-old laws could cause the price of milk and other agricultural products to double. NYT reports.
Discussing a strategy for the GOP and the fleeing of Conservatives to the Independent party, with Dorian Warren, Columbia University associate professor and Roosevelt Institute Fellow; Mark Simone, WOR Radio talk show host; and Terry Jeffrey, CNS News editor-in-chief.
Gov. Pat McCrory (R-NC), discusses his pro-growth agenda for North Carolina and explains why we need to cut up the credit card owed to the Federal government.
WASHINGTON, Jan 13- Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives voiced tentative support on Tuesday for a $1.1 trillion spending bill, signaling likely passage and removing one source of potential drama ahead of the 2014 elections.
The chair of the panel probing lane closures said Gov. Christie could be impeached if he knew of efforts to use the bridge for political purposes.
West Virginia Gov. declared a state of emergency in several counties because of a chemical spill into the Elk River.
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, (R-NJ) said in a government of 65,000 people mistakes are going to be made and he is responsible for those mistake. But history shows his administration has hired outstanding people with great ethical standards who have done their jobs extremely well.
Thomas Donohue has a message for ultraconservative GOP members who shut down the government last year: Don't count on our support.
Here's what's lawmakers are expected to focus on as they return to Capitol Hill.
Can the GOP take back the Senate in 2014? Richard Socarides, Democratic strategist and former Clinton advisor; Hugh Hewitt, "The Happiest Life" author and The Hugh Hewitt Show host; and Mark Simone, WOR Radio talk show host, weigh in.
Greg Valliere, chief political strategist at Potomac Research Group, expects the U.S. Congress to be more conservative in a year's time, as Republicans should win seats in both houses.
CNBC contributor Robert Costa predicts Democrats will focus on jobless benefits and minimum wage in 2014.
WASHINGTON, Dec 24- President Barack Obama's push to raise the minimum wage will almost certainly fail due to stiff Republican opposition, but analysts and Democratic strategists say the issue could help Democratic Congressional candidates in the 2014 midterm elections.
Discussing the Obama Administration's millennials targeted ad, with Ankeet Ball, Columbia University student; Alex Smith, College Republican National Committee chair; and John Catsimatidis, NYU College Republicans president.