JFK understood that high tax rates, even on the rich, bring inequities into the nation's political economy that do not befit America's traditions.» Read More
President Obama wants higher revenues and higher tax rates. Discussing whether his plan is attainable, with Keith Boykin, Former Clinton White House Aide; and Steve Forbes, author of "Freedom Manifesto."
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie talks about being a New Jersey Republican delivering a keynote address and representing a state with 700,000 more Democrats than Republicans. He also discusses his family's history and efforts to work across the aisle in the Garden State.
NFL's Jovan Blecher murdered his girlfriend before shooting and killing himself this weekend. The gun control debate is back in the spotlight, with Igor Volsky, ThinkProgress.org; and Lars Larson, The Lars Larson Show host.
CNBC's Larry Kudlow and John Harwood discuss the personal connection Ann Romney must make to try and convince women and undecided voters to support her husband. Featuring Ann Romney's convention speech.
If a fiscal cliff deal happens, and the economy grows, millionaire population will grow by 230,000 and fortunes would soar by $1 trillion.
Meteorologist Todd Gross reports Hurricane Isaac is strengthening in the Gulf, and Scott Cohn discusses preparations from New Orleans. Brian Shactman looks at how the storm is affecting the oil industry.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on Boehner and other Republicans' plan to avoid the fiscal cliff; and Steve Elmendorf, Former Kerry Deputy Campaign Manager; and James Pethokoukis, American Enterprise Institute; and Douglas Holtz-Eakin, American Action Forum, discuss.
Senator Marco Rubio, (R-FLA) discusses his new book, "An American Son," and the Supreme Court's ruling on the Arizona Immigration Law. "The ideal scenario is for the federal government to finally do its job, secure the border, have an electronic verification system in place, and modernize our legal immigration system so it reflects the 21st Century needs of our country," says Rubio.
Star Parker, President of Cure, explains why the Republican party needs to reach minorities with an economic message and makes the case for free markets.
CNBC contributor Robert Costa of the National Review discusses the buzz around Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney in Washington right now. Richard Socarides, former Clinton administrative senior advisor; Kevin Madden, Mitt Romney campaign advisor; and Kevin Williamson, National Review, weigh in.
Not the legacy the president is after.
David Sanger, NY Times Chief Washington Correspondent, discusses allegations that administration officials are leaking classified information for Obama's political gain; and CNBC's Eamon Javers shares a preview of "Dangerously Rich," which airs tonight on CNBC at 9:30 p.m. ET.
Discussing reports that companies are scrambling to offer special dividends as the January 1 tax threat of the fiscal cliff nears, with Steve Moore, author of "Return to Prosperity," and CNBC Contributor Howard Dean.
Initial euphoria over Spain's bank bailout fizzled the rally as ongoing fears over a global slowdown lingered on investors' minds. Keith McCullough, Hedeye Risk Management founder & CEO and Doug Cote, ING Investment Management chief market strategist, weigh in.
Professional baseball players and major league owners are in a fever pitch to finalize contract negotiations by years end, with CNBC's Brian Shactman.
CNBC's Brian Shactman reports on tonight's latest news headlines, including Apple unveiling its iOS 6 and Chrysler's recall plans.
Congress is tossing around the idea of swapping out the paper dollar bill for a hard coin, and a government report finds the move could save taxpayers nearly $4.5 billion over 30 years, with Sean Fieler, American Principles; and Don Luskin of Trend Macro and Jim LaCamp of UBS, check the stock market.
Despite thousands of speeches and interviews, modern presidential campaigns can often be won and lost because of one simple slip-up caught on camera. Former Governor Howard Dean (D-VT) and Sean Spicer from The Republican National Committee, discuss how these memorable moments impacted political leaders' run in office.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports the House passed a bill to create permanent residence visas for foreign graduates of U.S. universities who have earned advanced degrees in science, technology, engineering and medicine.
Discussing the dialogue in Washington to avoid going over the fiscal cliff, with Neil Patel of The Daily Caller and Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison.