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Gov. Dave Heineman (R-NE) discusses his proposal to end his state's income tax.
With House Speaker John Boehner proposing a millionaire's tax, many believe Washington could be getting closer to a fiscal cliff deal, with James Pethokoukis, American Enterprise Institute, and Jared Bernstein, Center on Budget & Policy Priorities.
Discussing what's holding back growth in the markets, with Dean Baker, Center For Economic & Policy Research; Jim Pethokoukis, American Enterprise Institute; and Stephen Weiss, Short Hills Capital.
Discussing whether the GOP is caving in or compromising to achieve a fiscal deal, with CNBC's Eamon Javers; Ari Melber, The Nation; and Michael Steele, former RNC chairman.
How to solve the U.S. debt crisis, and whether the GOP has become the party of "no," with Joe Scarborough, MSNBC "Morning Joe" host; Howard Dean, Former DNC Chairman; and Rick Lazio, Former NY Congressman, who share their opinions.
Currently, couples can give away $10 million in lifetime gifts without paying transfer taxes, but President Obama has now proposed that couples be limited to $1 million in gifts, and any additional gifts be taxed at 55 percent. CNBC's Robert Frank has the details.
If you think recent orders to curb gun violence will make a difference, think again.
NBC's Chris Pollone reports the Connecticut gunman has now been identified as Adam Lanza; and that the guns used in this attack were registered to Adam Lanza's mother.
Apple is back above $500 after sinking, and JPMorgan and Goldman Sachs both beat earnings estimates. Where stocks and the market stands now, with Zachary Karabell, River Twice Research.
NBC's Chris Pollone reports on the tragic school shooting in Newtown, Connecticut Friday morning, in which 26 victims were killed; and Blake Zeff, Former Obama Presidential Campaign Aide; Rep. Nan Hayworth (R-NY); and Mark Simone, WABC Radio Talk show host, discuss.
The debt ceiling debate seems to be splitting conservatives. Former Republican Congressman Joe Scarborough explains how and why he wants to remake the GOP; and Michael Needham, Heritage Action for America CEO, and CNBC Contributor Tony Fratto, weigh in.
CNBC's Larry Kudlow offers an economic report card; and discussing whether interest rates are going up sooner, with Randy Kroszner, Former Federal Reserve Governor, who discusses whether investors should be worried.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports the FAA is ordering all U.S.-based airlines to ground all Boeing 787 Dreamliners amid a safety investigation.
The AP confirms today that the White House sidetracked dozens of major regulations prior to November's elections. Richard Rahn, CATO Institute, provides perspective.
President Obama announced new gun safety measures, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers; and the NRA is pushing back with a tough ad campaign today, with Ben Jealous, NAACP President & CEO; Lars Larson, the Lars Larson Show; and Nan Hayworth, Former Republican New York Rep.
What fixes does the GOP need? Katie Kieffer, Columnist and Political Commentator, says Republicans need to stop running boring moderates, or hypocritical preachers; and Mark Stevens, MSCO CEO, believes the Republicans should take a lesson on branding from the Democrats.
There's nothing like losing two straight presidential elections to strike some end-of-life fear into a party and the usual "the other guys are irrelevant" talk from the opposing side.
Brian Kelly of Shelter Harbor Capital assesses where stocks stand as fiscal cliff talks go nowhere, and also offers strategies to playing the global market. "You don't have to just trade the S&P 500, Australia is up, the Japanese Yen is doing well, and even look at Hong Kong," he says.
The government has a "spending problem" and that needs to change, former House Majority Leader Richard Gephardt told CNBC.
Retired Nebraska Republican Senator Chuck Hagel is reportedly on President Obama's short list for Secretary of Defense, with John Batchelor, The John Batchelor Show Host.