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  • Ron Paul: Investing Genius Thursday, 25 Aug 2011 | 5:25 PM ET

    Peter Schiff points out that the ten year returns on Ron Paul's stock portfolio are truly amazing.

  • In Wisconsin Recall, Signs of a Tea Party Backlash? Tuesday, 16 Aug 2011 | 10:53 AM ET

    Wisconsin will hold its final two recall elections Tuesday amid signs that the bellwether state might be swinging back left after jumping on the tea party bandwagon in 2010, the Christian Science Monitor reports.

  • Bachmann on Buffett     Tuesday, 16 Aug 2011 | 5:00 AM ET

    Minnesota Congresswoman and GOP Presidential candidate Michele Bachmann offers her opinion on Warren Buffett's suggestion that billionaires and millionaires should pay more taxes.

  • Tea Party Made Up of 'Freaked Out White Men': Whitney Wednesday, 10 Aug 2011 | 9:27 AM ET
    Meredith Whitney

    Tea Party members are primarily “freaked out white men” who pose the greatest political threat to Democrats in 2012, according to banking analyst Meredith Whitney.

  • Debt Debate Was Messy, but Worth It: Economist Tuesday, 2 Aug 2011 | 5:15 AM ET
    US Capitol Building

    So markets finally have a deal on the US debt ceiling, and it has been passed by the House of Representatives, but was all the fighting over how to cut spending really worth it?

  • McConnell: Political Tidal Wave?     Monday, 1 Aug 2011 | 7:30 PM ET

    Sen. Mitch McConnell, (R-KY), explains how the Tea Party movement has changed politics in Washington, with CNBC's Larry Kudlow.

  • Who Can Save Obama: The Fed or the Tea Party? Monday, 1 Aug 2011 | 5:26 AM ET
    Barack Obama

    Watching President Barack Obama’s body language when he went in front of the American people to talk about the compromise on the debt ceiling, it was clear he is not happy with the proposal, which he believes will avoid a damaging default.

  • Obama Accused of ‘Surrender’ as Debt Vote Looms Monday, 1 Aug 2011 | 2:30 AM ET

    On a weekend of high drama, President Barack Obama finally managed to get congressional leaders on both sides of the political divide to agree on a compromise plan to raise the debt ceiling and avoid a potentially devastating default.

  • Nation Calls Capitol Mad, and It Agrees Saturday, 30 Jul 2011 | 3:18 PM ET

    If the rest of the country thinks that Washington has gone mad this summer, that is pretty much the view in this bewildered capital, too. The New York Times reports.

  • Scenes from the Tea Party's "Hold the Line" Rally Thursday, 28 Jul 2011 | 2:33 PM ET
    Tea Party activists gathered on Capitol Hill for a 'Hold the Line' rally on June 27, 2011 in Washington, DC. With the debt limit impasse reaching a critical juncture, activists from all sides of the debate are reaching out to members of the U.S. Congress.Here are photos from the Tea Party's "Hold the Line" Rally

    With the debt limit impasse reaching a critical juncture, activists from all sides of the debate are reaching out to members of the U.S. Congress. Here are photos from the Tea Party's "Hold the Line" Rally.

  • Obama Has More US Support Than GOP in Debt Talks Tuesday, 19 Jul 2011 | 6:31 PM ET
    President Barack Obama

    President Obama holds a stronger political position than Republicans entering the end-game of their standoff over the debt ceiling, a new NBC News/Wall Street Journal Poll has found.

  • House to Vote on Tea Party-Backed Debt Plan Tuesday, 19 Jul 2011 | 9:08 AM ET

    With a default deadline looming, House Republican leaders are giving the Tea Party what amounts to a symbolic floor vote on its "cut, cap and balance" debt-limit plan.

  • Obama Responsible for Poor Jobs Picture: Bachmann Friday, 8 Jul 2011 | 11:04 AM ET
    Michelle Bachman

    The dismal state of employment offers more proof that President Obama's economic plan isn't working, Republican presidential candidate Michele Bachmann told CNBC.

  • Bachmann Kicks Off Presidential Campaign Monday, 27 Jun 2011 | 12:55 PM ET

    Outspoken congresswoman and Tea Party favorite Michele Bachmann cast herself as the "bold choice" for the Republican presidential nomination, as she formally kicked off her campaign Monday in her Iowa home town.

  • Tea Party Calls for Duke CEO Jim Rogers' Head Tuesday, 5 Apr 2011 | 8:38 AM ET
    People attend the Tea Party rally on Boston Common on April 14, 2010 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Tea Party Express is on a current tour through the United States ending tomorrow in Washington, D.C., on tax day.

    FreedomWorks, a conservative group aligned to the Tea Party Movement, is calling for Jim Rogers, the boss of Duke Energy, to be fired and has launched an online petition aimed at ousting him for his support of cap and trade and donations to the Democratic National Congress.

  • NPR CEO Quits Over Hidden Camera Video Wednesday, 9 Mar 2011 | 10:21 AM ET

    NPR president and CEO Vivian Schiller has resigned in the wake of comments by a fellow executive that angered conservatives and renewed calls to end federal funding for public broadcasting.

  • Halftime: What John Boehner Means for Wall Street Wednesday, 5 Jan 2011 | 1:43 PM ET

    A highly regarded legislative analyst and the "Fast Money" traders discuss what impact the newly elected U.S. House speaker might have.

  • Charges Are Attempt to Quash Tea Party: O'Donnell Friday, 31 Dec 2010 | 10:26 AM ET

    Charges by the US attorney against Delaware Senate Nominee Christine O’Donnell, a Republican and Tea Party favorite, of alleged illegal use of campaign funds are unfounded and an attempt to quash the Tea Party movement, O’Donnell, told CNBC Thursday.

  • Federal Reserve Is a 'Cartel': Ron Paul Tuesday, 14 Dec 2010 | 4:57 PM ET
    Ron Paul

    Rep. Ron Paul, (R-Texas), who will head a subcommittee overseeing the Federal Reserve in the new Congress, called central bank a “cartel” and said it has “monopoly control” over the US dollar.

  • New Washington Divide: Fed Vs. Congress Friday, 5 Nov 2010 | 2:27 PM ET
    House Chamber

    The most interesting divide in Washington this week is not between Republicans and the Democrats, it’s the yawning gap between "stimulators" at the Federal Reserve and "non-stimulators" in Congress.