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You must have big banks if you want an economy that's going to grow at the rate that you would like to see it grow, says Dick Bove, Rochdale Securities banking analyst, explaining why he thinks Treasury Secretary, Timothy Geithner is suffering from financial "amnesia".
A look at what Mitt Romney's economic plan will mean for stocks and the U.S. economy, with David Malpass, Encima Global, and Jack Bouroudjian, Bull and Bear Partners.
"This is about getting the economy going again, and getting our economy going, and putting people back to work means getting our marginal tax rates down," says Mitt Romney, Republican presidential candidate, discussing his 20% tax cut plan, the U.S. economic and the tough politics of campaigning, with CNBC's Larry Kudlow.
Debating whether an improving U.S. economy is likely to put President Obama in the White House for another four years, no matter which Republican runs against him, with Howard Dean, former DNC chairman, and Michael Steele, former RNC chairman.
President Obama will address the pro-Israel group, AIPAC before a crucial meeting with Israeli Prime Minister, Netanyahu on Monday. Discussing America's policy on Iran and whether Obama will be able to convince Netanyahu he will be on Israel's side, with Jeffrey Goldberg, The Atlantic, and Peter Brooks, Heritage Foundation.
Robert Costa, National Review reports on Republican presidential candidates gearing up for "Super Tuesday's" showdown. Also, two new polls show Mitt Romney gaining ground in Ohio. Discussing what Rick Santorum need to do to capture the Buckeye State's 66 delegates, with Mike DeWine, (R) Ohio Attorney General.
KNTV's Scott Budman reports tornadoes have touched down in Alabama, Tennessee, and Indiana, killing three people in southern Indiana; Citi's chairman, Dick Parson is stepping down from the board after sixteen years; GM is halting production of the Volt for five weeks due to slow production; and shares of online review site, Yelp, soared 64% in its first day of trading.
Stocks pullback slightly on Friday but market gains from October continue to be impressive. Is it time for a correction or will markets continue to melt-up? Dan Greenhaus, BTIG chief global strategist, and Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services, weigh in.
Debating whether America's soaring debt and spending will propel the economy towards a massive decline by the end of the year, with James Pethokoukis, American Enterprise Institute; Julian Epstein, LMG, Inc., and Rep. David Schweikert, (R-AZ).
Debating whether President Obama's energy policies are responsible for the high price of gasoline, with Jared Bernstein, Center on Budget & Policy Priorities, and Sen. Ron Johnson, (R-WI).
Super Tuesday is just five days away and GOP candidate, Newt Gingrich is staking the future of his campaign on success in his home state of Georgia. Gov. Nathan Deal, (R-GA), discusses why he has endorsed Gingrich for president. Also, making the case for Mitt Romney in the important battleground state of Ohio, with Dave Yost, (R),Ohio State auditor.
Is President Obama's theme of seeing an American comeback overly optimistic? Keith Boykin, fmr. Clinton White House aide, and Ann Coulter, syndicated columnist, debate the issues.
CNBC's Bertha Coombs reports GOP presidential candidate, Rick Santorum says he might not be a better businessman, but he'll make a better president; the Midwest is still reeling from deadly tornadoes; and AT&T says it is capping its data plans on 3G and 4G smartphones, and will now charge penalities to data hogs.
Fed head, Ben Bernanke was in the hot seat again on Capitol Hill. What was his real message? Former Federal Reserve Governor, Randy Kroszner provides perspective.
Kenneth Heebner, Capital Growth Management, and Richard Berg, Performance Trust Capital Partners, discuss the outlook on stocks, oil, housing, and the best way to invest in this market. Also, CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports on today's oil spike and rumors of a Saudi pipeline explosion.
Ann Coulter, syndicated columnist remembers her friend, Andrew Breitbart, who died last night at the age of 43.
Kristen Welker, NBC News, reports North Korea surprised the world by announcing it will halt nuclear activities in exchange for food aid. Should the U.S. trust the moratorium deal? Retired Gen. Barry McCaffrey, U.S. Army, provides perspective.
Nine people are confirmed dead after a strong line of tornadoes hit in the Mid-West. The Weather Channel's Mike Bettes, reports live from Branson, Missouri.
CNBC's Seema Mody reports jurors in the trial of alleged swindler, Allen Stanford have gone home for the night without a verdict; Facebook is launching a new advertising platform, with CNBC's Julia Boorstin.
Did Ben Bernanke's speech spark a major stock and gold slide on Wednesday? Discussing where investors can find opportunities in the market, with Keith McCullough, Hedgeye Risk Management, and David Goldman, Macro-Strategy.