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Robert Costa, National Review reports the latest polls show Rick Santorum gaining ground on front-rummer, Mitt Romney. Also, has Romney has lost touch with his base? Howard Dean, fmr DNC chairman, James Pethokoukis, American Enterprise Institute; and Mark Simone, WABC Radio talk show host.
KNTV's Scott Budman reports a fire has broken out at BP's oil refinery in Cherry Point, Washington; Italian police arrested eight people on charges related to $6 trillion dollars in fake T-Bonds; TNT Express says it is still in talks with UPS, after rejecting the company's $6.5 billion dollar takeover offer; and New Jersey's Gov. Chris Christie has followed through on his promise to veto the same-sex marriage bill.
Debating whether the President's economic policies are responsible for the decline of the American economy, with Jared Bernstein, Center on Budget & Policy Priorities, and Dan Mitchell, CATO Institute.
CNBC's Rick Santelli explains why he is smashing watermelons at the CME.
Discussing how to play this market amid uncertainty in Europe, with Brian Kelly, Shelter Harbor Capital; Steven Cortes, Veracruz; and Donald Luskin, Trend Macro.
Debating whether extending the unemployment benefits raises the unemployment rate, with fmr Sen. Byron Dorgan, (D-ND), and Phil Kerpen, Americans for Prosperity.
Will President Obama's 2013 budget proposal result in another U.S. credit downgrade? Rep. Robert Andrews, (D-NJ), and Rep. Jim Jordan, (R-OH), discuss.
Gov. Rick Snyder, (R-MI) discusses why he endorses GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney, and what this means for Romney's campaign and the GOP race, with Michael Steele, former RNC chairman.
Robert Costa, National Review reports on GOP presidential candidate, Rick Santorum's goals for the U.S. economy, which offers a "plan that includes everybody", and lowers taxes.
Discussing the mounting tensions in the Middle East, on the heels of additional sanctions against Iran, with Nicholas Burns, Harvard University professor, and Dan Senor, Council on Foreign Relations.
Richard Fisher, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas president & CEO, discusses the Fed's policy of quantitative easing, interest rates, and the U.S. economic recovery.
Discussing the upward trend in the market and whether the Dow is within 14,000 striking range, with Rebecca Patterson, JPMorgan Asset Management; Mike Holland, Holland & Company; and Michael Farr, Farr, Miller & Washington.
Are Americans better off now, than they were four years ago? Phil Gramm, (R) fmr. Texas Senator, and U.S. Policy Metrics senior partner, discusses President Obama's tax and budget policies.
The latest polls show Rick Santorum gaining ground on GOP front-runner, Mitt Romney. Discussing whether Romney's strategy of playing up his Michigan roots will work, with Howard Dean, fmr. DNC chairman, and Robert Costa, National Review.
Rep. Paul Ryan, (R-WI) and House budget cmte. chairman, discusses the GOP's alternative to President Obama's 2013 budget proposal.
NBC's Jonathan Dienst reports the Federal Reserve has given the green light for Capital One to acquire ING Direct for $9B, and Zynga shares moved down sharply in after hours trading, on weak 2012 revenue projections. CNBC's Julia Boorstin has the details on Zynga's Q4 earnings.
Discussing the outlook on stocks, and the impact of Fed policies on the economy, with Michael Ozanian, Forbes executive editor, and Brian Wesbury, First Trust Advisors chief economist.
NBC's Luke Russert has the latest details on the payroll tax bill making its way through Congress, and discussing whether corporate tax reform should include lower rates and a broader base, with Jared Bernstein, Ctr. on Budget & Policy Priorities, and Steve Forbes, Forbes Media chairman & editor-in-chief.
Which GOP presidential candidate had the best message on growth and taxes at CPAC on Friday? Dean Baker, Ctr. for Economic & Policy Research, and Dan Mitchell, CATO Institute, discuss.
Discussing the investigation of House Financial Services Cmte. chairman, Spencer Bachus, with Peter Schweizer, Hoover Institute, and whether the STOCK Act goes far enough to stop insider trading in Congress.