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Peter Suderman, Reason Magazine, explains whether insurance company premiums are rising under so-called Obamacare. Meanwhile Michael Farr, Farr, Miller & Washington, discusses what that means for health stocks.
President Obama is expected to nominate White House Chief of Staff Jack Lew to be the next Treasury Secretary after Timothy Geithner leaves. CNBC Contributor Howard Dean and Steve Forbes, author of "Freedom Manifesto," discuss. Karen Finney, The Hill columnist; Guy Benson, Townhall.com; and Mark Simone, WOR Radio Talk Show host, weigh in.
Attorney David Boies says Hank Greenberg's lawsuit against the U.S. government over the $182 billion bailout of AIG is on solid legal footing.
Can a platinum penny really prop up the debt ceiling? Larry Kudlow and guests debate it.
A Boeing 787 Dreamliner experienced brake problems today, with CNBC's Larry Kudlow; and Boston's Mayor is declaring this year's flu season and public health emergency, with Alysha Palumbo, NECN.
There is a major stir tonight over a cartoon narrated by actor Edward Asner, with CNBC's Larry Kudlow; and Carol Roth, author of "The Entrepreneur Equation," discusses her debate over the 2nd amendment with Piers Morgan via Twitter.
CNBC's Brian Shactman reports no player was elected into the Major League Baseball's Hall of Fame; and Tom Verducci, Sports Illustrated senior writer and MLB Network baseball insider.
Danielle Hughes, Divine Capital founder and CEO, discusses how the markets are reacting to the fiscal cliff negotiations, and Apple's weakness.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on Vice President Joe Biden's focus on the problems with gun violence; and New York Governor Andrew Cuomo called for tougher gun laws in his state. Karen Finney, The Hill columnist; Guy Benson, Townhall.com; and Mark Simone, WOR Radio Talk Show host, share their opinions.
Speaker Boehner issued a warning for House Republicans today that the leadership is watching how they vote. Robert Costa, National Review, offers insight.
Larry Kudlow and guests debate whether Jack Lew is a good pick for Treasury Secretary.
Art Laffer of Laffer Investments discusses President Obama's proposed tax hikes. "If you tax rich people, and give the money to poor people, you're going to get lots and lots of poor people, and very few rich people" he says.
NTSB and Boeing are investigating a fire on a 787 Dreamliner in Boston, with Alysha Plaumbo, NECN-Boston, and Katie Pavlich, TownHall.com
Should the Federal Government bail out the entire city of Detroit? Doc Thompson, host of Talk Radio 1270 WXYT, provides perspective.
The Dow Jones average and the S&P 500 dropped slightly in today's trading, with Jonathan Golub, UBS chief U.S. equity strategist.
NBC's Jim Miklaszewski reports U.S. officials say the Syria military is poised to use chemical weapons against their own people, but Syria President Bashar al-Asaad has not given the order yet; and discussing the fiscal cliff negotiations in Washington, with CNBC's Eamon Javers; Scott Rasmussen, Rasmussen Reports founder & president; and Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-CA).
After the "fiscal cliff" the big buzz word is "debt ceiling" and new research shows the US could hit that ceiling in just over a month.
A federal mediator is head to LA to join negotiations after eight days of a strike have brought trade at the nation's largest port complex to a trickle, with CNBC's Jane Wells & Justin Wilson, Center for Union Facts.
The New York Post reports today that welfare recipients used electronic bank transfer cards to take out case for strip clubs, liquor stores and x-rated shops. Larry Elder, author of "Dear Father, Dear Son," provides perspective. "The real elephant in the room is why are so many people on food stamps and welfare," says Elder.
Regardless of how the fiscal cliff negotiations play out in Washington, successful earners will still pay higher taxes January 1. Phil Kerpen, Americans for Prosperity, weighs in.