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CNBC's Tyler Mathisen offers details of CNBC's special that is airing tonight called "Death: It's A Living."
Some unions are growing weary of the health law they supported, with Grace-Marie Turner, Galen Institute president and Philip Dine, author of "State of the Unions."
Chinese hackers reportedly broke into email accounts of New York Times and Wall Street Journal employees. Gordon Chang, author of "the Coming Collapse of China," and Ann Lee, author of "What the U.S. Can Learn From China," offer insight.
Former Nebraska Senator Chuck Hagel (R) was grilled today at the Senate Confirmation hearing. Jennifer Rubin, Washington Post author of "Right Turn," shares her opinions. "This is the worst performance I've seen in my lifetime," he says.
The IRS may give up on tracking people who move out of states and which ones they're moving to. CNBC's Robert Frank discusses state income tax; and Michelle Caruso-Cabrera and Art Laffer, former Reagan economic advisor, weigh in.
Discussing the state of the U.S. markets and their take on the so-called "sequester," with Rana Forohar, Time Magazine and Andy Cross, Motley Fool.
The Obama Administration dissolves its jobs council just ahead of January's jobs report, with CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera and Art Laffer, Laffer Investments; and Kansas Republican Senator Jerry Moran says "this is evidence one more time of the President appointing a committee and not even utilizing it for the value it can provide."
Lawrence Korb, Center for American Progress, and Marc Ginsberg, former U.S. ambassador to Morocco, discuss the latest escalation of violence in the Middle East.
Discussing whether loans to businesses will help spur the economy, with Art Hogan, Lazard Capital Markets; Nan Hayworth, (R) Fmr. New York Representative; and Jared Bernstein, Center on Budget & Policy Priorities.
The plot thickens tonight in the case of an unconfirmed sex scandal involving New Jersey Democratic Senator Bob Menendez. David Martosko, Executive Editor at the Daily Caller, weighs in.
Five years after the financial crisis, executive pay at the banks is creeping back up, reports CNBC's Kayla Tausche. Nan Hayworth, (R) Fmr. New York Representative; and Jared Bernstein, Center on Budget & Policy Priorities, weigh in.
Facebook beat on the top and bottom-line, but the real headlines were about mobile, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin.
Crude oil had its worst day in three months, with John Kilduff, Again Capital, and :Nan Hayworth, (R) Fmr. New York Representative.
Debating what really caused the contraction to the U.S. economy, with Jared Bernstein, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities; Doug Holtz-Eakin, American Action Forum; Peter Suderman, Reason Magazine; and James Freeman, WSJ Editorial Page.
President Obama is continuing to lobby against automatic spending cuts, with Jared Bernstein, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities; Nan Hayworth, (R) Fmr. New York Representative; Rep. Kevin Brady, (R-TX); and CNBC's Larry Kudlow.
Larry Kudlow says the approaching sequester isn't going to cause Armageddon -- it's likely to set the stage for real growth.
Tight-fisted companies in Japan may prove the biggest obstacle in Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's plan to push the sluggish economy into higher gear as they intend to keep a firm lid on wage levels.
Roundtable discussion led by Larry Kudlow discussing how long favorable media coverage of President Obama will continue.
Federal workers earn up to 30 percent more than their private sector counterparts, with James Sherk, Heritage Foundation.
The bipartisan leaders of a presidential deficit reduction commission, dismayed by the failure of the White House and Congress to reach a deal saving $4-trillion over 10 years, upped the ante by pressing for an even larger "grand bargain."