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House Budget Chairman Paul Ryan told CNBC that he expects the across-the-board spending cuts known as the "sequester" take effect after Friday's deadline.
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie signed a law legalizing Internet betting yesterday, with Tom Ballance, Borgata Hotel.
The latest on the sequester, with Richard Socarides strategist, and Dick Morris, former Clinton advisor.
Michele Flournoy, Board of Directors at the Pentagon, explains how to cut defense the right way.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin has an update on LinkedIn's blowout earnings. Meanwhile stocks pare losses, with Michael Ozanian, Forbes Magazine, and Abigail Doolittle, The Seaport Group.
The Republicans are less likely to give in to President Obama's demands to raise taxes, with Robert Costa, National Review; Jared Bernstein, Center on Budget & Policy Priorities; and Dan Mitchell, Cato Institute.
Nine years after former President Ronald Reagan's death, his legacy lives on. Craig Shirley, Shirley & Bannister Public Affairs president and a Reagan scholar and author, discusses what Reagan is most remembered for. "The most important thing to Reagan was that the power belonged to the individual, not the state," says Shirley.
In an interview with an Egyptian newspaper, Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad says Iran is "already a nuclear state," and that Iran has no intention of launching an attack on Israel. Danielle Pletka, American Enterprise Institute, offers insight.
Rep. Eric Cantor (R-VA) discusses budget cuts and the impact it could have on the U.S. economy; and Keith Boykin, Former Clinton White House aide; Guy Benson, Townhall.com; and David Avella, GoPac, share their opinions.
The Japanese Index is hitting a 52-month high, and the European markets are posting sizable gains for the year. CNBC's Seema Mody; Brian Kelly, Shelter Harbor Capital; Lee Munson, Portfolio Asset Management; and Dan Greenhaus, BTIG, offer insight.
The Postmaster General announced the Postal Service will stop Saturday first class mail deliveries. Dan Greenhaus, BTIG; Keith Boykin, Former Clinton White House aide; Guy Benson, Townhall.com; and David Avella, GoPac, share their opinions.
A Justice Department memo says drones can be used to kill American citizens if they are believed to be "senior operational leader" of Al-Qaeda or an associated force, with Katherine Mangu-Ward, Reason Magazine, and Jed Babbin, former deputy undersecretary of defense.
One way to look at the stock market is that it's a giant wealth creation machine, reports CNBC's Robert Frank. Art Hogan, Lazard Capital Markets; and CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera & Brian Shactman, weigh in.
Gas prices are at their highest level on record for the month of February, with CNBC's Sharon Epperson.
CNBC's Brian Shactman & Michelle Caruso-Cabrera speak with Art Hogan, of Lazard Capital Markets, and Tom Curran, former prosecutor and head of Peckar & Abramson, about the U.S. lawsuit against ratings agency S&P.
With the Dow up almost 100 points today and stocks rising across the board, with CNBC's Brian Shactman & Michelle Caruso-Cabrera, and Art Hogan, Lazard Capital Markets.
What President Obama told Congress today, with CNBC's John Harwood; Howard Dean, former Vermont governor; Kay Bailey Hutchison, (R-TX) former U.S. senator; and Rep. Peter Roskam, (R-Il).
CNBC's Maria Bartiromo offers insight on CNBC's special tonight: "Betting Big on Broadway," which premieres at 9pm ET/PT.
Discussing the politics around gun control, with Blake Zeff, Former Obama Presidential Campaign Aide; Phil Musser, Former Republican Governors Association; and Heather Higgins, Independent Women's Voice.