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Despite thousands of speeches and interviews, modern presidential campaigns can often be won and lost because of one simple slip-up caught on camera. Former Governor Howard Dean (D-VT) and Sean Spicer from The Republican National Committee, discuss how these memorable moments impacted political leaders' run in office.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports the House passed a bill to create permanent residence visas for foreign graduates of U.S. universities who have earned advanced degrees in science, technology, engineering and medicine.
Discussing the dialogue in Washington to avoid going over the fiscal cliff, with Neil Patel of The Daily Caller and Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison.
Depending on what degree the European crisis hits U.S. exports, and depending on the severity of the so-called fiscal cliff, the U.S. GDP could face a huge decrease. Sam Seder, "Majority Report" host; Tony Fratto, former White House deputy press secretary; Jennifer Rubin, Washington Post; and CNBC's John Harwood, offer insight.
White House Press Secretary finds spending cuts deeply irresponsible, with Katie Pavlich, Townhall.com; Peter S. Goodman, Huffington Post; Rep. Nan Hayworth (R-NY); and Hadley Heath, Independent Women's forum senior policy analyst.
All three indices surged well over 2% in today's major market rally. Discussing why stocks loved GOP Governor Scott Walker's victory in Wisconsin today, with David Goldman, Macro-Strategy president and Art Hogan, Lazard Capital Markets.
CNBC's John Harwood rounds up all the action surrounding Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker's recall win; and Tony Katz, Tea Party supporter and radio talk show host, and Mike Papantonio, "Ring of Fire" radio host, weigh in.
CNBC's John Harwood reports on the first proxy election tomorrow for the U.S. Jim Dean, Chairman of Democracy for America and Robert Costa of the National Review, share perspective on why President Obama has not campaigned in Wisconsin.
Discussing whether it's time for Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke to pump in some new QE3 liquidity into the economy, with Randy Kroszner, University of Chicago.
U.S. job gains decelerated sharply last month and the unemployment rate climbed, adding to concerns about a global slowdown. What is at the root cause of the slowdown and how would a President Romney grow jobs and the economy? Larry Kudlow asks senior Romney economic advisor Glenn Hubbard, former Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisors.
Insight on the Bipartisan Jobs Bill, the so-called fiscal cliff and other issues on Capitol Hill, with Sen. Mark Warner, (D-CA), and Sen. Jerry Moran, (R-KS).
CNBC's Brian Shactman discusses the major headlines.
CNBC's John Harwood discusses DC's budget battle. Jennifer Rubin, Washington Post; Matt K. Lewis, Daily Caller; and David Goodfriend, Sirius/XM Radio, weigh in.
Jared Bernstein, Center on Budget & Policy Priorities and Steve Moore, Wall Street Journal senior economic writer, debate the merits of a tax on sugar-sweetened beverages.
The FBI launches a campaign to have the public help catch corporate spies. CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the details.
The Teachers Union is trying to stop school choice and competition that will give kids a far better education. Kevin P. Chavous, American Federation for Children, shares his opinions.
A preview of JPMorgan's CEO, Jamie Dimon's interview on "Meet the Press". Also, CNBC's John Harwood reports JPM's $2 billion banking blunder is drawing increased Congressional scrutiny, and debating whether it's time to break-up the big banks, with Rep. Brad Sherman, (D-CA); Rep. David Schweikert, (R-AZ); and Bill Isaac former FDIC chairman.
A new report says Susan Rice's portfolio includes companies doing business with Iran, with Michael Rubin, American Enterprise Institute.
CNBC's Bertha Coombs reports Chesapeake Energy is getting $3 billion in unsecured loans from Goldman Sachs and Jefferies Group; the S&P revised its outlook on JPMorgan to "negative"; and one of Facebook's founders has renounced his U.S. citizenship and is becoming a resident of Singapore.
The Wall Street Journal suggests more stimulus from the Federal Reserve is coming. Lee Hoskins, Former Cleveland Federal Reserve president, weighs in. Stephanie Link, TheStreet, also discusses how one might invest if the fiscal cliff fears did not exist.