Jason Gewirtz is an Executive Producer at CNBC. He currently produces "Power Lunch" and contributes to CNBC's long-form programming. He was the Senior Producer and developer of the documentary "Beyond the Barrel: The Race to Fuel the Future." Gewirtz is an experienced field producer and has covered business news in the Middle East and Israel extensively for the network.
A day after the House passed tough new sanctions on Iran, the ranking member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee said he believes the Senate will also vote in favor of the bill.
Congress is poised to increase the economic pressure on Iran and its nuclear program in a vote expected to take place late next week.
Days after attorneys filed a second wrongful death suit against Monster Beverage, the energy-drink maker struck back.
Outgoing Bank of Israel Governor Stanley Fischer's influence extends far beyond the halls of power in Jerusalem and Tel Aviv's financial district.