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CNBC's Mary Thompson has the details on a former Goldman Sachs executive that shocked Wall Street today by blasting the financial giant with an Op-Ed piece in the New York Times, with Bethany McLean, Vanity Fair contributing editor and former Goldman Sachs investment analyst.
Larry Kudlow, Kudlow Report host, provides a rundown of where the delegate count stands in the Republican presidential race, and what it will take to win over conservatives in the remaining primary states, with Terry Holt, Republican strategist, and Bill Hennessy, St. Louis Tea Party founder.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports on rising rates, the stronger dollar, falling gold prices, and how to play it, with Keith McCullough, Hedgeye Risk Management, and Art Hogan, Lazard Capital Markets.
Long time friend of CNBC, Peter Beutel has died at the age of 56. Beutel, founder and president of Cameron Hanover appeared on CNBC often over the last 15 years, sharing his expertise on oil prices and trends in the energy sector. CNBC express its condolences to his family, his colleagues, and his friends for their loss.
Should America take the lead to stop Iran's nuclear program? Frank Gaffney, Center for Security Policy, and P.J. Crowley, former U.S. Assistant Sec. of State, provide perspective.
John Hofmeister, Citizens for Affordable Energy founder/CEO, discusses at least five ways to reduce the price of gasoline by 50 cents.
Debating whether Republicans will be able to spin Friday's jobs report to their advantage, and will Mitt Romney attract Southern voters, with Keith Boykin, fmr. Clinton White House aide; Jennifer Rubin, Washington Post opinion blogger; and David Webb, syndicated talk show host.
KNTV's Scott Budman reports there's been an oil leak at Imperial Oil's Sarnia refinery in Canada; an American Airlines attendant disrupts a flight as it is about to depart Dallas; and Apple is building a new campus in Austin which is expected to add 3,600 jobs over the next decade.
"We have jobs but not a full recovery,"says Lee Munson, Portfolio chief investment officer, discussing Greece, Friday's markets, stock picks, and the outlook on the U.S. economy, with Jim Lacamp, UBS senior vp investments.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports the latest detail on a "credit default" event coming out of the otherwise successful Greek bond swap.
Debating whether an improved employment picture will earn President Obama a second term in office, with James Pethokoukis, American Enterprise Institute, and Robert Reich, former Labor Secretary.
Will President Obama's health care bill bankrupt the U.S. economy? Phil Kerpen, Americans for Prosperity, and Dean Baker, Center for Economic & Policy Research, debate.
The Gallup Poll's top economist sees a big unemployment jump to 9.1%. Discussing Friday's jobs report and how to keep Americans working, with CNBC'S Rick Santelli, and John Lonski, Moody's Analytics chief economist.
Is the long, rough presidential primary hurting Republicans, and is it bullish for stocks? Dick Armey, (R) fmr. House majority leader; Jared Bernstein, fmr. VP Biden chief economist; and James Pethokoukis, American Enterprise Institute, discuss.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on whether Greece is on the verge of the largest sovereign restructuring deal in history, or whether a "credit event" will be activated. Also, KNTV's Scott Budman has the story on the Justice Department warning Apple and five major publishers it will sue them for price rigging eBooks for the iPad, and Starbucks is getting into the single-cup coffee business.
Discussing whether the market is on the verge of a 5-10% pullback, and the Fed's new bond-buying program, with Jeffrey Kleintop, LPL Financial chief market strategist, and John Taylor, Hoover Institution senior fellow.
NBC's Mike Viqueira reports President Obama personally lobbied Senators to scrap the Keystone pipeline, and debating whether the President's action is anti-jobs and hurting the American economy, with Sen. Claire McCaskill, (D-MO), and Sen. John Hoeven (R-ND).
Ed Gillespie, former counselor to President G.W. Bush, says health care will be a central issue in Decision 2012: "People can't stand President Obama's health care proposal," he says.
Robert Costa, National Review reports the latest details on Super Tuesday's primary voting.
Rep. Marsha Blackburn, (R-TN), discusses the close primary race in Tennesse, and why she has not yet endorsed a candidate.