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Sara Fagen, CNBC contributor, explains how shifting demographics in the U.S. impacted the outcome of the election.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on House Speaker Boehner's comments about big spending cuts and tax increases. Rep. Kevin Brady, (R-TX), and Rep. Gregory Meeks, (D-NY) discuss.
In the event the US goes off the "Cliff", don’t expect the Fed to shield markets from the worst.
Insight on the Dow's declines today following yesterday's re-election of President Obama, with Henry Blodget, Business Insider; Kellyanne Conway, Gingrich 2012 Campaign; David Goldman, Macro-Strategy: and John McLaughlin, McLaughlin & Associates CEO.
It appears Dems are warming up to a GOP plan they scoffed just a week ago, before the election.
CNBC's John Harwood has the latest details on the election; and which candidate has the better fix for our economy? Steve Moore, Wall Street Journal, and Robert Reich, UC Berkeley Professor of Public Policy, share their opinions.
Jeffrey Kleintop, LPL Financial Chief Market Strategist, weighs in on the market action from the week; and CNBC's Larry Kudlow reports the Obama Administration has just authorized the Defense Logistics Agency to buy up to 12 million gallons of unleaded fuel and 10 million gallons of diesel to distribute throughout communities hit by Sandy.
Who's to blame for not getting us to full employment? Casey Mulligan, University of Chicago Professor of Economics, and Robert Reich, Former Labor Secretary and author of "Beyond Outrage," discuss.
According the polls, Mitt Romney's momentum in the presidential race continues, with Scott Rasmussen, founder and president of Rasmussen Reports.
A top congressional Republican on Thursday expressed hope that a budget deal would be reached that gives both parties some of what they want — unless it involves a tax increase.
Discussing Monday night's presidential debate, and the candidates¿ position on take-home pay, with Robert Reich, Former Labor Secretary; Keith Boykin, Former Clinton White House aide; James Pethokoukis, American Enterprise Institute; and Jennifer Rubin, Washington Post.
Although capital gains taxes could rise following President Barack Obama’s re-election, something else signals a positive factor for the U.S. economy, Business Insider CEO Henry Blodget said Wednesday on CNBC.
CEOs from more than 80 major U.S. corporations are pressuring Congress to reduce the Federal deficit with bipartisan reform. CNBC Contributor and former auto czar Steven Rattner, and Steve Odland, Committee for Economic Development, discuss their opinions on tax reform.
Democrats were expected to use devastating defense budget cuts as leverage for a deal that would raise taxes on the rich. Did President Obama throw the program under the bus in last night's debate? Rep. Tom Price, M.D. (R-GA), provides perspective.
The Dow had the worst day since June, reports CNBC's Brian Shactman; and discussing the rough day for stocks, with David Goldman, Macro-Strategy; Jeffrey Kleintop, LPL Financial; and Brian Kelly, Shelter Harbor Capital. Addison Armstrong, Tradition Energy, also offers insight on Iran sanctions.
In a stunning turn of events, Mike Bloomberg canceled the New York City Marathon.
President Obama is out with a new ad outlining his plan for the next 4 years, with Robert Reich, Former Labor Secretary; Keith Boykin, Former Clinton White House aide; James Pethokoukis, American Enterprise Institute; and Jennifer Rubin, Washington Post.
Wondering what Rudy Giuliani thought of the way in which current NYC Mayor Mike Bloomberg handled Hurricane Sandy? Larry Kudlow asked him point blank.
Fed chairman Ben Bernanke has been driving the rally for quite some time, but on Tuesday he may have pulled the plug.