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WNBC's Jonathan Dienst, reports billionaire Warren Buffett pledges to match one-for-one, all voluntary contributions made by Republican members of Congress to pay down the national debt; Pepsi will pay more than $3 million to settle federal race discrimination charges; and the CDC says for the first time since 1965, homicide has fallen off the list of the nation's top 15 causes of death.
Michael Ozanian, Forbes executive editor, and Don Luskin, Trend Macro chief investment officer, discuss how investors can protect their portfolios, amid recession fears in Europe. Also, will the euro zone's debt crisis keep a lid on the market's rally? David Malpass, Encima Global founder & CEO, provides perspective.
Robert Costa, National Review has the latest details on the GOP, as the candidates head for South Carolina, and discussing whether the Tea Party will support Mitt Romney, should he become the nominee, with Dick Armey, FreedomWorks co-chairman, and is this now a two-man race: Romney vs. Obama, with Joy Reid, Miami Herald columnist.
Discussing what Mitt Romney needs to do to keep his momentum going as the candidates head for South Carolina, with Rep. Joe Wilson, (R-SC); Rep. Trey Gowdy, (R-SC).
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports Mike Willliam, Fannie Mae CEO is stepping down; a reported settlement against Alpha Natural Resources in the wrongful death cases of 29 West Virginia miners; and shares of Urban Outfitters are down sharply in after hours trading on news its CEO, Glenn Sank is out.
Does Mitt Romney have what it takes to beat President Obama in the general election? Also, discussing the message Romney must bring to the American people, with Vin Weber, Clark & Weinstock; Tony Fratto, former White House deputy press secretary; and Phil Musser, New Frontier Strategy.
Are stocks ridiculously cheap, and will GOP presidential candidate, Mitt Romney be bullish for the market? Brian Kelly, Shelter Harbor Capital, weighs in.
Robert Costa, National Review has the latest details on Tuesday's primary. Also, a look ahead for Mitt Romney, as the GOP candidates head to South Carolina, and debating whether Obama will launch a divisive campaign, with Howard Dean, former DNC chairman; Kevin Madden, JDA Frontline; and Mort Zuckerman, New York Daily News publisher.
Discussing the implications of a New Hampshire win for Romney, and whether he can beat President Obama, with Howard Dean, former DNC chairman; Kevin Madden, JDA Frontline; and Mort Zuckerman, New York Daily News publisher.
Making a case for Mitt Romney as the best candidate to face President Obama in the 2012 election, with Tim Pawlenty, (R) former presidential candidate.
CNBC's John Harwood and Eamon Javers have the latest details from the GOP primary in New Hampshire and a look at the latest polls numbers.
Discussing whether stocks are ridiculously undervalued, and if the market prefers Mitt Romney, with Keith McCullough, Hedgeye Risk Management, and Jeffrey Kleintop, LPL Financial.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports a new federally-funded study says a combination of ocean currents and hungry bacteria helped purge the Gulf of Mexico after the BP oil spill; and Philipp Hildebrand resigns as head of Swiss Central Bank amid allegations of questionable currency trades.
Discussing whether Newt Gingrich is politically reckless, and attacking capitalism, with former Republican presidential candidate, Bob Smith.
Will Newt Gingrich's recent attacks on Mitt Romney, backfire? James Pethokoukis, American Enterprise Institute, and Rick Tyler, fmr. Newt Gingrich spokesman, weigh in on the political strategy.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the President's chief of staff, Bill Daley, is leaving.
Robert Costa, National Review has the latest details from New Hampshire on the GOP primary and which candidate has the momentum, with Steve Forbes, Forbes Media chairman and editor-in-chief; Michael Steele, former RNC chairman.
Discussing whether Jon Huntsman has what it takes to move to the front-runner position in the GOP race and take the lead from Mitt Romney, with Steve Forbes, Forbes Media chairman and editor-in-chief; Michael Steele, former RNC chairman; and Robert Costa, National Review political reporter.
Former Utah Governor, Jon Huntsman, (R) discusses his campaign strategy, taxes, American manufacturing and his move up in the GOP New Hampshire primary.
Discussing whether the better than expected jobs number point to an economic rebound, and where to invest in this market, with Michael Farr, Farr, Miller, & Washington president.