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Rupert Murdoch is defending his company tonight, with an extensive interview to the WSJ, just as the FBI is launching its own investigation, with CNBC's Kayla Tausche, and NBC's Pete Williams.
David Malpass, Ecnima Global, and Dean Baker, Center for Economic & Policy Research, discuss how to stimulate economic growth and whether inflation should be a worry now.
Tim Pawlenty, (R) presidential candidate and former governor of Minnesota, discusses the debt debacle in Washington.
Why a third, fourth or fifth round of quantitative easing won't solve basic problems of the US economy, says William Poole, former Federal Reserve sr. economist.
"I think Bernanke has to protect dollar and define the dollar," says Rep. Ron Paul, (R-TX).
Assessing whether Moody's review of the US credit rating will motivate lawmakers to come to an agreement by the Aug. 2 deadline, with Rep. Jim Jordan (R-OH), and Rep. Brad Sherman (D-CA).
It was another volatile day for markets Wednesday, with David Bianco, BofA Merrill Lynch Global Research, and Scott Nations, NationsShares.
Insight on the debt ceiling crisis, with Thomas Donohue, U.S. Chamber of Commerce President & CEO, and Sen. Orrin Hatch, Senate Finance Cmte; and Gov. Jack Markell, (D-DE).
Presidential candidate Rep. Michele Bachman (R-MN), explains why she vows not to raise the debt limit.
Stocks were hit hard today; the Dow tumbled 151 points as skittish investors grow wary that Europe's debt crisis is spreading to Italy, with CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera. Don Luskin, Trend Macro, and Dan Greenhaus, BTIG, also weigh in.
President Obama rules out short-term debt ceiling deal, with CNBC's Eamon Javers; Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX), Sen. John Barasso (R-WY); and Rep. Peter Welch (D-VT).
Discussing the impact of the latest dismal jobs report on the presidential campaign in 2012, with Keith Boykin, CNBC contributor; Mark Simone, WABC Radio Talk Show; and Jimmy Pethokoukis, Reuters/Breakingviews.
The I-M-F approved giving Greece 3 billion euros or $4.2 million in the latest loan installment, and other news, with CNBC's Seema Mody.
Stocks shook off a bad jobs report today, finishing the day way above their early lows, with Lee Munson, Portfolio, and Jim Lacamp, MacroPortfolio Advisors.
Laura Tyson, President's Council on Jobs & Competitiveness, and Ed Lazear, Stanford University, discuss the day's dismal employment data, and what it will take to generate job growth in America.
Rep. Carolyn Maloney, (D-NY), and Rep. Dan Burton (D-IN) discuss the ticking US debt bomb and whether a deal can be reached this Sunday between president Obama and lawmakers.
Rupert Murdoch's News Corp is shuttering the doors on its "News of the World" publication on the heels of accusations that the tabloid hacked into cell phone messages of celebrities, British royals and politicians, with NBC's Mike Taibbi. Sir Martin Sorrell, WPP; David Bank, RBC Capital; and Sarah Ellison, former WSJ reporter, weigh in.
Debating whether lawmakers and President Obama can come to a debt limit deal, with Sen. Ron Johnson, (R-WI), and Jared Bernstein, CNBC contributor.
Sen. Thomas Bakk, and Sen. Amy Koch, provide insight on the Minnesota budget fight.
What to expect from this Friday's jobs report, and what it will mean for markets, with Mark Skousen, Freedom-Fest; David Goldman, former head of fixed income at BofA; Richard Whitall, CEO of Mexican Gold Exploration Company.