Janet Yellen believes rising inflation will lead to lower unemployment. But what we've learned over past decades is the reverse: Lower inflation leads to lower unemployment.» Read More
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.
The world's major economies may be trying to ease concerns about a currency war, but it appears that they are sowing confusion in the foreign exchange markets instead.
Rising GOP star Rep. Marco Rubio, (R-FL), will offer the first-ever Republican response to the State of the Union, with Vin Weber, Republican strategist, and Howard Dean, former Vermont governor.
Discussing whether President Obama wants to do business with Republicans or to knock them around, with Kate Obenshain, Young Americans Foundation, and Howard Fineman, NBC News political analyst.
Sen. Mitch McConnell, (R-KY) shares his hopes for President Obama's speech tonight. Amity Shales, "Coolidge" author, and Steve Moore, Wall Street Journal Editorial Board, weigh in.