Elizabeth Schulze is a field producer at CNBC and contributor to CNBC.com. She previously worked as a producer on the breaking news desk and an associate producer at CNBC's "The Kudlow Report." Elizabeth graduated magna cum laude from Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism.
With this handful of names, you think you're investing in one type of company when you’re really getting a completely different product.
"The world is looking at the United States and asking the question. 'Can we effectively govern ourselves?'" Leon Panetta tells CNBC.
After meeting at the White House, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell says Washington is far from resolving its differences over the U.S. government shutdown.