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  • Every Picture Tells a Story  Friday, 14 Jun 2013 | 1:27 PM ET

    The "Power Lunch" panel talk about a housing shortage for the wealthy, the IRS shutdown, and a parking spot in San Francisco that sold for $82,000.

  • Jack Welch, Jack Welch Management Institute founder, explains how a "split role" in executive leadership leads to "shopping" the company.

  • Sen. Corker: 'Fiscal Fatigue' Has Set In  Tuesday, 11 Jun 2013 | 7:40 AM ET
    After working four years as a construction superintendent, corker started his own construction company, Bencor, with $8,000. In 1999, he purchased the Osborne Building Corporation and the Stone Fort Land Company, the two largest real estate companies in Chattanooga, making him the largest private landowner in Hamilton County, Tenn.  Corker is the junior United States Senator from Tennessee. Before his election to the Senate in 2006, he served as mayor of Chattanooga from 2001 to 2005.

    Sen. Bob Corker, (R-TN), shares his views on why the government should get its fiscal house in order through entitlement and tax reform, privatizing intelligence gathering, and implementing GSE reform.

  • Welch on NSA Leaker and Jobs Report Doubt  Tuesday, 11 Jun 2013 | 7:08 AM ET

    Former GE boss Jack Welch explains why he believes the man who exposed secret U.S. surveillance programs should be brought back to the U.S. and prosecuted. He also talked about his skepticism over the employment report.

  • Misfired 2010 Email Alerted DC IRS to Targeting Friday, 7 Jun 2013 | 5:11 PM ET
    IRS Building, Washington, DC

    A misfired email from an IRS worker in Cincinnati three years ago alerted IRS officials in Washington to the extra scrutiny given to conservative groups, according to what the worker told congressional investigators.

  • IRS Officials Accept Free Gifts Place on Leave  Wednesday, 5 Jun 2013 | 2:56 PM ET

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports that two IRS officials have been placed on administrative leave for accepting $1,100 in free food and other items.

  • Obama's Job Approval Intact Despite Scandals: Poll  Wednesday, 5 Jun 2013 | 6:21 AM ET

    CNBC's John Harwood, reveals the highlights of a new NBC News-Wall Street Journal poll that shows recent political turmoil has had only a modest impact so far on the president's standing.

  • IRSgate: Conservative Groups Hit Back  Tuesday, 4 Jun 2013 | 1:15 PM ET

    CNBC's Eamon Javers has the latest details from today's IRS tax targeting hearings on Capitol Hill.

  • Santelli Take on Tax Reform & Windfalls  Tuesday, 4 Jun 2013 | 10:48 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli explains why taxing the rich will not be enough to bridge the deficit gap.

  • New Baby? Better Start Planning for College Now Monday, 3 Jun 2013 | 12:04 PM ET

    Do you really need to start saving for your child’s college education at birth? Yes, and there are right ways to plan ahead, way ahead.

  • The IRS in Space ... & on Gilligan's Island  Monday, 3 Jun 2013 | 12:00 PM ET

    IRS employees "act" out skits a la "Star Trek" and "Gilligan's Island."

  • Introducing the IRS Dancers  Monday, 3 Jun 2013 | 12:00 PM ET

    A group of IRS employees performs the "Cupid Shuffle." The agency is under heat for spending up to $50 million on conferences.

  • IRS Under Fire, Again  Monday, 3 Jun 2013 | 11:40 AM ET

    Video of IRS employees dancing during an employee conference is stirring up controversy, reports CNBC's John Harwood.

  • President Obama Does Little for Middle Class: Op-Ed Monday, 3 Jun 2013 | 9:37 AM ET

    Most of President Obama's initiatives may appease liberal elites but don't do much to bolster opportunities for middle class and working families.

  • Report: IRS Spent $50 Million for Conferences Monday, 3 Jun 2013 | 7:44 AM ET

    The IRS' woes grow with report of that the agency spent $50 million for conferences, including for hotel rooms that normally cost up to $3,500 per night, from 2010 to 2012.

  • So You're Not Saving Enough for Your Retirement... Friday, 31 May 2013 | 7:30 AM ET

    BlackRock boss Larry Fink and Budget Chairman Rep. Paul Ryan sound the alarm on Americans' insufficient retirement savings and what needs to be done to grow their nest eggs.

  • Sequel to Sandy: The Obama-Christie Show, Part 2 Tuesday, 28 May 2013 | 2:25 PM ET
    President Barack Obama and Gov. Chris Christie (L) walk along the Point Pleasant, N.J., boardwalk as they view rebuilding efforts following Hurricane Sandy.

    President Obama loses a game of "Touchdown Fever" with Gov. Chris Christie as they tour a rebuilt part of the Jersey shore seven months after Hurricane Sandy washed ashore.

  • IRS Official Denies Wrongdoing, Invokes Fifth Wednesday, 22 May 2013 | 10:48 AM ET
    The IRS' Lois Lerner speaks before refusing to testify at a House hearing on May 22, 2013.

    The IRS official at the center of a tax scandal about extra scrutiny of conservative groups asserted her constitutional right not to answer questions.

  • IRS Official Takes the Fifth at Tax Hearing  Wednesday, 22 May 2013 | 10:08 AM ET

    "I have not done anything wrong," asserts IRS official Lois Lerner, invoking her Fifth Amendment right, refusing to answer questions about her involvement in the improper targeting of conservative groups by the IRS.

  • White House Knew of IRS Audit in April Monday, 20 May 2013 | 6:19 PM ET
    White House Press Secretary Jay Carney

    The White House said its counsel was told on April 24 about the preliminary findings of an IRS audit that showed IRS employees targeting conservative groups for extra scrutiny.