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
Peter Brookes, Heritage Foundation, discusses what's next for President Morsi, and whether this is the time for the U.S. to send military aid to Egypt.
Bernanke and Geithner are speaking out on the debt ceiling, reports CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis; and discussing whether more spending cuts are necessary, with David Walker of Comeback America Initiative CEO and Zane Brown of Lord Abbett.
NBC's Ron Mott has the latest details on Michigan's new labor law, and discussing its impact on labor unions and workers, with Terry Bowman, Union Conservatives Inc., president. Also, an update on "fiscal cliff" offers between the President and House Speaker John Boehner, with CNBC's John Harwood.
CNBC's John Harwood reports President Obama is not going to negotiate with House Republicans on the debt ceiling; and Rep. Steve Scalise (R-LA); Molly Ball, The Atlantic; Kate Obenshain, author of "Divider-In-Chief;" and Robert Costa, National Review, weigh in.
California Gov. Jerry Brown is now saying he will have a balanced budget in 2013 after years of massive deficits, but it may be a mirage, reports CNBC's Robert Frank.
The Treasury secretary nominee is a left-liberal Obama spear-carrier, whose very appointment signals a sharp confrontation with the GOP House, Larry Kudlow says.
Hillary Clinton will testify on the Benghazi attack on Jan. 23, and Lance Armstrong has just admitted to taking performance enhancing drugs, with CNBC's Larry Kudlow; and CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports Cuba has eased its travel rules, allowing Cubans to keep residency amid travel.
Time to get bullish on the markets? Phil Orlando, Federated Investors, discusses the state of the U.S. markets, and how to play Boeing after news the FAA will review its new 787 Dreamliner.
"Zero Dark Thirty" hits theaters nationwide today, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin; and Katherine Mangu-Ward, Reason Magazine; and CNBC Contributors James Pethokoukis and Keith Boykin, discuss the controversy over the torture scene in the movie.
The spending cut sequester is coming to the Defense Department, with Gen. Barry McCaffrey, U.S. Army Retiree; Katherine Mangu-Ward, Reason Magazine; and CNBC Contributors James Pethokoukis and Keith Boykin
NRA's Keene said he "did not think there'd be a ban on the so-called assault weapons by the Congress;" and Cynthia Tucker, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist; Lenny Mcallister of the McAllister Minute; and Katherine Mangu-Ward, Reason Magazine, weigh in on the attack of the 2nd Amendment.
Senate Democratic leaders are urging President Obama not to negotiate on the debt ceiling, reports CNBC's Eamon Katherine Mangu-Ward, Reason Magazine; and CNBC Contributors James Pethokoukis and Keith Boykin, discuss their opinions.
Why is your paycheck less than you think today? Discussing whether FICA tax hikes will affect the economy, with Katherine Mangu-Ward, Reason Magazine; and CNBC Contributors James Pethokoukis and Keith Boykin.
The conversion to electronic records has failed so far to produce the hoped-for savings in health care costs and has had mixed results, at best, in improving efficiency and patient care, a study found.
Virginia could be the first U.S. state to drop its gasoline tax, with Gov. Bob McDonnell (R-VA). McDonnell also weighs in on whether he is running for President.
A study shows Junior Seau had a brain disease called CTE when he committed suicide last year. Ben Reiter, Sports Illustrated writer, discusses just how much damage this news could be for the NFL.
Why does Obamacare have a section that forbids gun and ammo registration and the sharing of information about potential gun owners? Betsy McCaughey, author of "Beating Obamacare," weighs in.
CNBC's Larry Kudlow reports the Dow is up 80 points today, and that banks were the market's leaders.
Are the Oscars becoming a theater for politics? A panel joins Larry Kudlow to debate stage right versus stage left.
Remember when President Obama talked about "fat cat bankers" who gave themselves obscene bonuses? Robert Costa of the National Review, says some conservatives think President Obama is being hypocritical in nominating Jack Lew for Treasury Secretary because Lew got a $1 million salary and a $1 million bonus at Citi. Ari Melber, The Nation Magazine and Jennifer Rubin, Washington Post, provide perspective.