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Richard Kovacevich, former chairman & CEO of Wells Fargo, sizes up the "fiscal cliff" agreement and what we have to look forward in the debt ceiling debate. "I'm stunned and shocked that basically, nothing has been done," he says.
All eyes will be on tomorrow's jobs number, with Scott Brown, chief economist at Raymond James, and Dan Mitchell, Cato Institute.
Discussing whether investors should be concerned about the potential end of the Fed's easing program, with Greg Ip, The Economist; David Kudla, Mainstay Capital Management; Ben Pace, Deutsche Bank; and CNBC's Rick Santelli.
Al Gore's liberal TV network has been purchased by Al Jazeera, with CNBC's Julia Boorstin.
The deal in Washington may be giving markets some relief. But "Fix the Debt" remains very critical of the move by Congress. Mark Bertolini, chairman, CEO & president of Aetna, weighs in.
Republicans still hold a majority in the House, reports CNBC's Hampton Pearson.
Jim Nussle, former Office of Management & Budget director; and Rep. Mo Brooks, (R-AL), discuss where the debate in Washington is headed next.
The market is reacting to word that some in the Fed want to slow down or end the bond buying program before the end of 2013, with Stephen Wood, Russell Investments; Larry Glazer, Mayflower Advisors; and Doug Cote, ING Investment Mgmt.
Shares of Apple are up 3 percent, helped by reports that the tech giant is testing a new iPhone, with James Brehm, Compass Intelligence, and Brian White, Topeka Capital.
Gov. Chris Christie of New Jersey spoke out on his disappointment the house adjourned Tuesday night without addressing Sandy relief money, and it seems Washington listened.
Part of the tax deal reinstates the phase out of personal exemptions and deductions for singles earning more than $250,000 and for couples making over $300,000. CNBC's Eamon Javers explains what this means for your bottom-line.
Rep. David Schweikert, (R-AZ), discusses how far he is willing to go to get spending cuts.
The markets may be buying into the deal out of Washington, but Wilbur Ross, chairman & CEO of WL Ross & Co., is not convinced.
A bipartisan group of Senators wants to know if the nation's biggest banks are getting preferential treatment in the marketplace. Senator David Vitter, (R-LA), weighs in.
Jeremy Siegel, Wharton School at The University of Pennsylvania, explains whether there is any way to separate how much of today's gains are "fiscal cliff" related or a pop based on fundamentals.
Insight on the first trading day of the year, with Anthony Chan, Chase Wealth Management; Michael Pento, Pento Portfolio Strategies; and Michael Farr, Farr, Miller & Washington.
PIMCO’s Bill Gross says it’s a mistake to attribute today’s strong stock rally to relief that Congressed finally managed to avert the “fiscal cliff.” (2:43)
As lawmakers try to find a common ground on a debt deal, one key sticking point for Democrats is a proposal to link Social Security benefits to something called "Chained CPI." Rep. Donna Edwards, Congresswoman, (D-MD), and Rep. Charles Rangel, (D-NY), discuss.
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi makes remarks on debt proposals.
When will Washington find a resolution to the fiscal cliff? Sandy Villere, Villere Balanced Fund; Stephanie Link, The Street; Jim Bianco, Bianco Research; and CNBC's Rick Santelli, discuss.