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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."
Today was not only a day of public posturing for the President, reports CNBC's John Harwood; Karen Finney, The Hill; Amity Shlaes, "Coolidge" author; and John McLaughlin, Republican pollster.
As $1.2 trillion in government spending cuts are set to go into effect March 1, here's how to trade it, Oppenheimer Chief Market Strategist John Stoltzfus says.
Japanese Economics Minister Akira Amari said that the government will nominate a governor and the deputy governors of the Bank of Japan after Prime Minister Shinzo Abe returns from a trip to the United States on February 21-24.
What could Obama learn from Rubio, with Rana Foroohar, Time Magazine; Katherine Mangu-Ward, Reason Magazine; and Morgan Brittany Townhall columnist.
A report from Bloomberg News says Wal-Mart's February sales numbers are a "total disaster," reports CNBC's Courtney Reagan; and where the economy may be headed, with Rana Foroohar, Time Magazine; Katie Burke, Edelman; Katherine Mangu-Ward, Reason Magazine; and Morgan Brittany Townhall columnist.
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.