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  • Candidates Face Off in Florida     Thursday, 26 Jan 2012 | 7:47 PM ET

    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.

  • Making the Case for Mitt Romney     Thursday, 26 Jan 2012 | 7:39 PM ET

    Defending Mitt Romney's conservative credentials, and his economic experience, with Gov. Bob McDonnell, (R-VA).

  • Gingrich: Romney's the Anti-Reagan Republican     Thursday, 26 Jan 2012 | 7:32 PM ET

    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.

  • Starbucks Falls Despite Sales Jolt     Thursday, 26 Jan 2012 | 7:26 PM ET

    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.

  • The Fed Factor     Thursday, 26 Jan 2012 | 7:20 PM ET

    Robert McTeer, CNBC contributor, discusses the impact of the Fed's decision to keep interest rates low through 2014.

  • Stocks Fall on Weak Economic Data     Thursday, 26 Jan 2012 | 7:15 PM ET

    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."

  • Obama's Economic Approval Rating Rising?     Wednesday, 25 Jan 2012 | 7:49 PM ET

    Vin Weber, Clark & Weinstock; Meghan McCain, Daily Beast; and Matt K. Lewis, Daily Caller, discussing the President's economic approval rating, and whether his State of the Union address, gained him some points.

  • Mitt Rips Newt & Bernanke     Wednesday, 25 Jan 2012 | 7:41 PM ET

    Republican presidential frontrunner, Mitt Romney, weighs in on competitor, Newt Gingrich's 15% flat tax, and Fed head, Ben Bernanke's tenure.

  • Stocks Up Sharply Higher on Fed News     Wednesday, 25 Jan 2012 | 7:32 PM ET

    Discussing the Fed's plan to keep interest rates low, and whether it is a boon or bust for banks & the economy, and its impact on the markets, with Dick Bove, Rochdale Securities; Keith McCullough, Hedgeye Risk Management; and Jack Bouroudjian, Index Futures Group.

  • Netflix Soars on Strong Earnings     Wednesday, 25 Jan 2012 | 7:26 PM ET

    WNBC's Jonathan Dienst, reports Netflix shares soared 12%, after reporting a huge 47% Q4 revenue increase; JC Penney will permanently slash prices in an attempt to boost sales; and the NFL will allow players to "tweet" during Sunday's Pro Bowl game.

  • Mortgage Bailout Bombshell     Wednesday, 25 Jan 2012 | 7:21 PM ET

    Is Obama's plan to help homeowners refinance their mortgages, the "mother of all mortgage refinancing plans"? James Pethokoukis, American Enterprise Institute, discusses, the two poison pills in the President's plan.

  • Romney Sounds Off on 'Buffett Tax'     Wednesday, 25 Jan 2012 | 7:06 PM ET

    Mitt Romney, GOP presidential candidate, discusses the "Buffett" tax , saying, "the idea of a Buffett tax, that we are going to raise taxes on capital gains, would only make it harder for middle-income Americans to find good jobs and get higher incomes. We want saving and investment to be given a break, because it is taxed already at the corporate level, as you (Kudlow) point out, already at a 45% combined rate, you want to raise that higher? You'll just choke off the growth of America's economy."

  • Fed Adds Sizzle to the Markets     Wednesday, 25 Jan 2012 | 7:00 PM ET

    Randy Kroszner, University of Chicago professor, discusses the Fed's decision to keep interest lows, and its impact on the economy.

  • Obama's Last State of the Union Speech?     Tuesday, 24 Jan 2012 | 7:52 PM ET

    Discussing President Obama's record for the past three years, and whether tax reform should include lowering the rate and broadening the base, with Jared Bernstein, Center on Budget & Policy Priorities; James Pethokoukis, American Enterprise Institute; and Steve Moore, Wall Street Journal.

  • Keeping America Competitive     Tuesday, 24 Jan 2012 | 7:46 PM ET

    John Engler, The Business Roundtable president, discusses developing a growth strategy in the U.S. and the state of American business.

  • Senate Debate: How to Create Jobs in America     Tuesday, 24 Jan 2012 | 7:39 PM ET

    Discussing U.S. energy policy, the Keystone pipeline, and jobs, with Sen. John Barrasso, (R-WY), and Sen. Mark Udall, (D-CO).

  • GOP Race to Replace Obama     Tuesday, 24 Jan 2012 | 7:27 PM ET

    Debating whether Mitt Romney or Newt Gingrich should replace President Obama, with Ann Coulter, syndicated columnist, and Rick Tyler, Winning Our Future senior advisor.

  • State of the Union & the Markets     Tuesday, 24 Jan 2012 | 7:23 PM ET

    What are investors expecting to hear from President Obama, tonight? Michael Farr, Farr, Miller & Washington, and Don Luskin, Trend Macro, weigh in.

  • What Does Business Want?     Tuesday, 24 Jan 2012 | 7:19 PM ET

    Robert Wolf, UBS Americas chairman, discusses what the business community wants to hear from President Obama tonight, on jobs, regulations, and the economic recovery.

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