Whatever Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke says now is "temporary" because it looks like he'll be leaving his post, billionaire investor Ken Langone tells CNBC.» Read More
So what's to account for the general apathy regarding the so-called "fiscal cliff"? You might have to thank all the money-printers at the Federal Reserve.
Republican Sen. Bob Corker told CNBC on Monday he expects a deal to avoid the "fiscal cliff" would be worked out before the midnight deadline.
Some small companies including franchises are managing to grow. But the overall Main Street mood is anxiety-filled.
The "Squawk on the Street" news team reports on the market-moving stories of the day. Also, CNBC's Eamon Javers has the latest details on "fiscal cliff" negotiations. And Joseph LaVorgna, Deutsche Bank chief U.S. economist, explains how going over the "fiscal cliff" will impact the U.S. economy.
Sen. Bob Corker, (R-TN), provides the latest details on "fiscal cliff" negotiations in Congress.
Rick Santelli doesn't like what he's seeing and hearing in Washington on the "fiscal cliff." (5:07)
"At best we'll get a stop-gap micro-deal," said Mohamed El-Erian, PIMCO CEO & co-CIO, explaining how falling off the "fiscal cliff" will impact markets.
Sen. Ron Johnson, (R-WI)), discusses his frustration with lawmakers failing to reach a "fiscal cliff" deal and why government has become "too large and intrusive in our lives."
CNBC's Diana Olick provides an outlook on the housing sector in 2013.
Rep. Chris Van Hollen, (D-MD); and Rep. Tom Cole, (R-OK), weigh in on what it will take to bring each side of the aisle together on a "fiscal cliff" compromise.
Due to the "dysfunction and polarization" in Washington the U.S. economy faces a prolonged weak outlook, Pimco's Mohamed El-Erian told CNBC.
Scott Shellady, Trean, gives a check on what traders are watching ahead of a deal on the "fiscal cliff."
"The 'fiscal cliff' is not some sort of disaster. It was put in place to create a basis for solving a problems," said Daniel Arbess, Perella Weinberg Partners.
Jared Bernstein, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, explains why we'll reach a "better deal on the other side of the cliff," with Tony Fratto, Hamilton Place Strategies.
Rep. Tom Price, (R-GA), discusses several of the sticking points preventing a "fiscal cliff" resolution among lawmakers.
Greg Jones, BookKeeping Express CEO; and Darin Harris, Primrose Schools COO, explain how "apprehension and fear" are impacting small companies and their employees.
CNBC's John Harwood reports there are promising signs among lawmakers for a chance to avoid the "fiscal cliff."
Rep. Gregory Meeks, (D-NY); and Shelley Moore Capito, US Rep. (R-WV), provide insight on Sunday's setbacks among lawmakers in Washington, as negotiations on the "fiscal cliff" come down to the wire.
Jim O'Neill, Chairman of Goldman Sachs Asset Management, comments on the "fiscal cliff" drama in the U.S. and its impact on global markets.
CNBC's Steve Sedgwick reports on all the market moving events from Europe, as fears over a lack of resolution to the U.S. "fiscal cliff" sent the FTSE 100 lower.
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