JFK understood that high tax rates, even on the rich, bring inequities into the nation's political economy that do not befit America's traditions.» Read More
Discussing what damage the NLRB can do while they are sitting illegally, and whether President Obama will sign off on the Keystone pipeline, with Peter Schaumber, Former NLRB Chairman; Rana Foroohar, Time Magazine; Katie Burke, Edelman; Katherine Mangu-Ward, Reason Magazine; and Morgan Brittany Townhall columnist.
A meteorite exploded over central Russia earlier today, and also an asteroid passed Earth today, reports CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis.
More than 46 million Americans are living below the poverty line. Casey Mulligan, University of Chicago Professor of Economics; Rana Foroohar, Time Magazine; Katie Burke, Edelman; Katherine Mangu-Ward, Reason Magazine; and Morgan Brittany Townhall columnist, provide perspective.
CNBC's Hampton Pearson reports on the sequestration impact on the economy according to the Justice Department; and Dan Mitchell, Cato Institute; Rana Foroohar, Time Magazine; Katie Burke, Edelman; Katherine Mangu-Ward, Reason Magazine; and Morgan Brittany Townhall columnist.
CNBC's Hampton Pearson reports on the Democrats plan to stop the sequester; and sharing perspective is Diana Furchtgott-Roth, Manhattan Institute senior fellow; and CNBC Contributors James Pethokoukis, Dan Greenhaus & Ari Melber.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is close to selecting his nominee for governor of the Bank of Japan and a decision could come in the next few days.
Obama’s State of the Union address was a no-growth speech, but Larry Kudlow says Sen. Rubio had the story right.
Raising taxes is a huge topic of debate right now but the real story about tax revenues and what they're used for is brewing in Los Angeles right now.
The pomp and soaring rhetoric of President Barack Obama's State of the Union address roused his Capitol audience to standing ovations, but a day after, the U.S. Congress is no closer to achieving major accomplishments in 2013.
Discussing whether a so-called presidential power grab is setting a dangerous precedent, with Ken Cuccinelli, Virginia attorney general; Kellyanne Conway, The Polling Company; and Michael Ozanian, Forbes.
NBC's Jay Gray reports Carnival will be reimbursing the passengers for their expenses of the cruise, and also $500; and Diana Furchtgott-Roth, Manhattan Institute senior fellow; and CNBC Contributors James Pethokoukis and Dan Greenhaus, weigh in.
President and CEO of The National Association of Manufacturers Jay Timmons shares his message to President Obama; and Diana Furchtgott-Roth, Manhattan Institute senior fellow; and CNBC Contributors James Pethokoukis and Dan Greenhaus, weigh in.
Discussing taxes in Ohio, and whether he'd like to see the sequester put in place, with Gov. John Kasich (R-OH). "The President got his tax increase, they have to do some budget cuts," he says.
Discussing President Obama's aim to increase the minimum wage to $9 per hour and what impact that would have on businesses, with Kevin Hassett, AEI Economic Policy Studies; Kellyanne Conway, The Polling Company; and Michael Ozanian, Forbes.
The head of the nation's largest public service employees union, AFSCME, ripped into two prominent Democratic leaders earlier this week. Kellyanne Conway, The Polling Company; Michael Ozanian, Forbes; and Robert Costa, National Review, discuss.
Facebook billionaire Mark Zuckerberg is hosting his first political fundraiser tonight for New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin.
Discussing whether startups will save America, with Sen. Jerry Moran, (R-KS), and Steve Case, Revolution chairman & CEO
Discussing whether President Obama's approach to government is working, with Michael Ozanian, Forbes Magazine; Austan Goolsbee, Chicago Booth School of Business; and Kellyanne Conway, The Polling Company.
In Tuesday's State of the Union Address, President Obama claimed that he and Mitt Romney actually agree on raising the minimum wage. Romney backed away from that last year in an exchange on CNBC's "The Kudlow Report."
The morning day President Barack Obama's emotional plea in his State of the Union message for a "vote" on new gun control measures, it is business as usual at the Blue Ridge Arsenal in Chantilly, Va.