The president's foreign policy and his defense budget plans are giving the impression the U.S. is withdrawing from the world and have weakened our position on the world stage, says Rep. Paul Ryan, (R-Wis.), explaining why he thinks the U.S. needs a stronger foreign policy.» Read More
As the Highway Trust Fund approaches exhaustion, business leaders are pushing for new roads and funds. The NYT reports.
The June jobs report was strong but there were some important glitches, says Larry Kudlow.
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.), provides his thoughts on a wide array of topics, from funding public pensions, to taxes, politics, and legalizing marijuana.
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.
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.
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.
Newly elected House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy dismissed the proposal to fund the U.S. highway system. The Fiscal Times reports.
Kevin McCarthy seems eager to make his bones with the hard right by killing the Export-Import Bank of the United States.