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The budget battle is official on and it's going to get ugly fast. Criticism over the proposal has been puring out all day and it will hit a feverish pitch on Wednesday when the House has its first cut on Budget cuts.
Some policy analysts are predicting the Obama administration's budget is already dead on arrival and that the White House's real strategy is to sit back and watch the Republicans call for Draconian cuts and bring about a government shut down.
To get the full breakdown of what this budget means to the American taxpayer, I spoke with Pete Sepp, Executive Vice President of the moderate, conservative group, the National Taxpayers Union who did a line by line cost analysis and exclusively gave me the breakdown.
The National Taxpayers Union Foundation \(NTUF\), the research affiliate of the National Taxpayers Union, broke down the numbers.
Bling not in little blue boxes is looking to a lackluster Q1. Blue Nile , an online jewelry retailer, saw its stock fall 12 percent just after the company announced that it was expecting a weaker quarter.
Earlier today, the White House released a budget proposal that included trimming the mortgage interest deduction for taxpayers in the top income tax brackets.
This is the first step in eliminating what many economists view as an expensive and inefficient housing subsidy.
One of the chief banking rescue deal guys has decamped the FDIC for the more profitable climes of Goldman Sachs .
The national unemployment rate is becoming an increasingly meaningless statistic when it comes to painting a true picture of economic and job growth.
If you're looking to get a meeting with the president of a Swiss bank, 'gesturing' with a bat may not be the most effective way to achieve your goal.
President Barack Obama unveiled his $3.73 trillion spending blueprint today. It promises $1.1 trillion in deficit savings over the next decade through spending cuts and tax hikes, including slashing the mortgage interest deduction for Americans already paying the top tax rates.
It’s good that Obama has put the mortgage interest deduction on the table. This is a huge housing subsidy that severely distorts the economy. But Obama doesn't go far enough. The mortgage interest deduction should be eliminated altogether.
CNBC's Patti Domm and Jeff Cox discuss the jobs report and the current dilemma of long-term unemployment.
CNBC's Patti Domm and Jeff Cox discuss the recent GDP numbers and what factors have been affecting it.
Investors give and investors take away, and nowhere has that been more true lately than in value stocks.
Investigations into lending practices and concerns about the exits of investors have some warning that trouble could lie ahead.
A hedge fund is hoping to make a big splash with a presentation on the "biggest stock promotion ... since Sino-Forest"
Billionaire investor Ray Dalio says the Fed should wait for signs of inflation before it raises interest rates.