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CNBC's Eamon Javers, reports the latest details on the insider trading bill, and why it might not pass the House.
Michael Steele, fmr. Republican Natl. Cmte. chairman, discusses what's missing from the GOP message.
Robert Costa, National Review, has the latest details on the GOP campaign from Florida, and discussing the biggest issues facing the Republican candidates, with Vin Weber, Clark & Weinstock; David Goodfriend, Sirius/XM; and James Pethokoukis, American Enterprise Institute.
Debating what to do about the growing U.S. debt and deficits, with Rep. Brad Sherman, (D-CA), and Sen. Tom Coburn, (R-OK).
Jim Rogers, Rogers Holdings CEO & chairman, discusses why he thinks Facebook stock will be too expensive; the outlook for the U.S. economy; and why the zero interest rate policy is hurting savers and eventually the U.S. dollar.
Michael Holland, Holland & Company; David Goldman, Macrostrategy.com; and Andrew Busch, BMO Capital Markets, discuss today's market comeback; Europe's economic woes; and whether U.S. stocks are still ridiculously cheap.
Discussing the rising numbers of Americans receiving government checks, and whether the U.S. is becoming a nation of dependents, with Robert Reich, fmr Labor Secretary, and Steve Moore, Wall Street Journal sr. economic writer.
Will the weak economic recovery doom President Obama's chance at a second term? James Pethokoukis, American Enterprise Institute, discusses.
Stocks sold off on news of a light GDP on Friday. Are there recession risks ahead? Don Luskin, Trend Macro; Jim Lacamp, MacroPortfolio Advisors; and Lee Munson, Portfolio, discuss.
KNTV's Scott Budman, reports Elevation Partners, run by U2's Bono, could make as much as $1.5B on the Facebook IPO; a New York jury has awarded businessman Donald Drapkin $16M in damages, in his lawsuit against billionaire Ron Perelman; and a bankruptcy court gave AMR, the parent company of American Airlines permission to walk away from nine aircraft leases.
Did a strong performance in Thursday night's GOP debate lock up the nomination for Romney? Robert Costa, National Review; Ed Rogers, BGR Group; and Phil Musser, fmr. Romney 2008 campaign advisor, discuss.
Sen. John McCain, (R-AZ), discusses Mitt Romney's economic and conservative credentials, saying it is time to put a business man back in the White House.
Debating whether Mitt Romney's performance in Thursday night's GOP debate propelled him to front-runner status, with Kellyanne Conway, The Polling Company, and fmr Rep. Rick Lazio, (R-NY).
Robert Costa, National Review, reports on the latest polls, which show Mitt Romney with a 7 to 8 point lead over Newt Gingrich, and discussing whether MItt will be able to hang onto his frontrunner status, with Ari Melber, The Nation; Kevin Madden, JDA Frontline; and Matt Lewis, Daily Caller.
Defending Mitt Romney's conservative credentials, and his economic experience, with Gov. Bob McDonnell, (R-VA).
Republican presidential candidate, Newt Gingrich, defends his conservative credentials, saying, the recent attacks against him are once again painting a falsehood, that Romney's campaign is trying to smear him and distort his entire history.
CNBC's Seema Mody, reports shares of Starbucks fell despite record revenues; a federal judge ruled BP must indemnify Transocean against compensatory damages related to the Gulf of Mexico oil spill; and Freddie Mac reports the average rate on the 30-year fixed crept up to 3.98% and 3.24% on the average 15-year fixed mortgage.
Robert McTeer, CNBC contributor, discusses the impact of the Fed's decision to keep interest rates low through 2014.
Art Hogan, Lazard Capital Markets, and Michael Ozanian, Forbes executive editor, discuss the hot rally in commodities, and whether the dovish Fed is bullish for stocks.
GOP presidential candidate, Newt Gingrich discusses private equity firms, like Bain Capital; Swiss bank accounts; Romney's large annual income, which Gingrich alleges comes from no work; and Mitt's political record, saying "there is a big difference between somebody being effective in business and being effective in government."