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CNBC's Larry Kudlow questions what exactly the First Lady's connection to the Academy is. Sharon Waxman, TheWrap.com founder provides perspective.
Rep. Paul Ryan insists that his plan to balance the budget by, in part, defunding Obamacare is the right thing to do.
The Senate Finance Committee is set to vote on Jack Lew's Treasury Secretary nomination tomorrow. Steve McMahon, Purple Strategies; Former Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison (R-TX); and Michael Ozanian, Forbes Magazine, share their opinions.
The budget-balancing plan from Congressman Paul Ryan is a "total uncompromising" blueprint, Rep. Chris Van Hollen, ranking member on the panel, told CNBC.
Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano commented on the sequester today. Steve McMahon, Purple Strategies; Former Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison (R-TX); and Rep. Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) discuss whether we can avoid a government shutdown. "This is a time for President Obama to prove he is capable of leading this nation," says Blackburn.
Despite a drop in the jobless rate, and a soaring stock market, the number of Americans on food stamps continues to rise. Guy Benson, TownHall.com and Emily Sussman, Former Young Democrats of America executive director, discuss.
Ben Bernanke will offer his testimony before the Senate Banking Committee on Tuesday. Rep. Jeb Hensarling (R-TX); Steve McMahon, Purple Strategies; and Former Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison (R-TX), discuss.
Discussing whether Washington is over-regulating and suffocating American business, with CNBC Contributor Bob Lutz.
CNBC's Seema Mody reports results from the Italian elections is testing investor sentiment. Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services; Michael Ozanian, Forbes Magazine; and Ron Kruszewski, Stifel Nicolaus, discuss.
Senate Democrats say they will soon pass a budget. Sen. Ron Johnson (R-WI); Robert Costa, National Review; Emily Sussman, Former Young Democrats of America executive director; and Guy Benson, TownHall.com weigh in.
CNBC's Seema Mody reports on today's market action, saying a 100 point gain for the Dow didn't give traders enough conviction; and Phil Orlando, Federated Investors; Rep. Gregory Meeks (D-NY); Mark Simone, WOR Radio Talk Show Host; and Robert Costa, National Review, weigh in.
Larry Kudlow and guests discuss the uproar over White House moves on tours and expenses following the sequester.
CNBC's Seema Mody reports on tonight's big headlines, including Greenlight Capital's Einhorn's victory; and discussing whether Democrats are protecting private jets, with Rep. Gregory Meeks (D-NY); Mark Simone, WOR Radio Talk Show Host; and Robert Costa, National Review.
Discussing whether the U.S. economy is getting stronger, with Gary Shilling, A. Gary Shilling and Michael Ozanian, Forbes Magazine.
Discussing the state of the conversation between President Obama and Congress regarding the sequester, with Gov. Sam Brownback (R-KS). Rep. Gregory Meeks (D-NY); Mark Simone, WOR Radio Talk Show Host; and Robert Costa, National Review, also weigh in.
A New York state judge overturned Mayor Bloomberg's proposed ban on large sugary drinks today. Mark Walsh, Ruxton Ventures; Joel Pollak, Breitbart editor-in-chief; Emily Sussman, Former Young Democrats of America executive director; and Guy Benson, TownHall.com, weigh in.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin takes a close look at who might win at the Oscars this Sunday.
That's classified! Not anymore. US agencies like the FBI will begin sharing some classified information with companies to help prevent hack attacks.
According to a Pew Research poll, 76 percent of those surveyed want both spending cuts and tax hikes in the final package. Scott Rasmussen of Rasmussen Reports; Rep. Gregory Meeks (D-NY); Mark Simone, WOR Radio Talk Show Host; and Robert Costa, National Review, share their opinions.
The process in Washington to reach a federal budget compromise has not been based in reality, former OMB Director Jim Nussle told CNBC.