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  • Six Pack: Beer Buzz of the Week Sunday, 11 Nov 2012 | 7:35 PM ET
    Glass of shandy with slice of lemon

    Six items that have consumers buzzing in the world of beer, wine and spirits as we head into the weekend, including brewers helping Sandy victims, why Bud is canning water, and why a plan to distribute free beer was foiled.

  • Obama to Insist on Tax Increase for Rich Saturday, 10 Nov 2012 | 8:56 AM ET

    President Obama said Friday that he would insist that tax increases on affluent Americans be part of any agreement to avoid a year-end fiscal crisis. The New York Times reports.

  • Washington's Campaign to Fix the Debt     Friday, 9 Nov 2012 | 8:03 AM ET

    Can both sides of the aisle come together to get a deal on the debt? Former Gov. Ed Rendell, (D-PA), and former Sen. Judd Gregg, (R-NH), weigh in on the looming fiscal cliff.

  • Congress Sees Rising Urgency on Fiscal Deal Friday, 9 Nov 2012 | 6:02 AM ET

    Senior lawmakers say they are moving quickly to take advantage of the post-election atmosphere to try to strike an agreement to avert a fiscal crisis. The New York Times reports.

  • Polling: What Went Right     Thursday, 8 Nov 2012 | 7:28 PM ET

    Despite all the talked about "skewed polls," voter polling this year proved to be almost accurate, with Ed Goeas, The Tarrance Group president & CEO.

  • CEO Drumbeat for Tax Reform Grows Louder Thursday, 8 Nov 2012 | 6:10 PM ET

    Following President Obama’s re-election on Tuesday, CEOs, investors and other business leaders pushed for a solution to the looming "fiscal cliff" and for corporate tax reform.

  • California Tax Hike     Thursday, 8 Nov 2012 | 2:20 PM ET

    Mark Standriff, California Republican Party communications consultant, offers insight on why Californians passed Proposition 30.

  • House Republicans Have a Mandate on Taxes: Norquist Thursday, 8 Nov 2012 | 2:19 PM ET
    Grover Norquist, president of Americans for Tax Reform (ATR).

    The Republicans’ majority in the House means they have a mandate to not raise taxes, Grover Norquist, president of Americans for Tax Reform, told CNBC’s “Squawk on the Street” on Thursday.

  • A number of deficit-reduction plans include proposals to reform the federal retirement benefits program. What do you think?

  • The Right Medicine For Obamacare     Thursday, 8 Nov 2012 | 7:41 AM ET

    Ezekiel Emanuel, University of Pennsylvania, and Jonathan Bush, Athenahealth chairman & CEO, discuss how the election changed the health care industry and what to expect when you visit your doctor.

  • Demographic Shift Brings New Worry for Republicans Thursday, 8 Nov 2012 | 5:05 AM ET

    The Republicans’ Southern strategy, of appealing mostly to white voters, appears to have run into a demographic wall, The New York Times reports.

  • Obama Victory Fails to Thrill European Business Thursday, 8 Nov 2012 | 2:12 AM ET

    European citizens and political leaders welcomed President Barack Obama’s re-election Wednesday. European money was less enthusiastic, the New York Times reports.

  • On Wall Street, Time to Mend Fences With Obama Wednesday, 7 Nov 2012 | 11:26 PM ET
    President Obama  speaks Dec. 6, 2012, while visiting a home in northern Virginia to discuss his plan to extend tax cuts for 98 percent of Americans.

    With the presidential election over, Wall Street titans who supported Mitt Romney now face the prospect of having to mend fences with the Obama administration.  The New York Times reports.

  • CEOs to Washington: Get a 'Fiscal Cliff' Deal Done Wednesday, 7 Nov 2012 | 5:23 PM ET

    Following President Obama’s re-election on Tuesday, CEOs, investors and other business leaders are pushing for Congress and the president to reach a deal on the looming “fiscal cliff.”

  • Do Americans Hate Rich People?     Wednesday, 7 Nov 2012 | 4:48 PM ET

    CNBC's Robert Frank reports that more than a dozen wealthy candidates funded their own campaigns in this election, and all but a few of them lost yesterday; and John Tillman, Illinois Policy Institute CEO and Rich Benjamin, Demos senior fellow, answer the question of whether Americans just hate rich people.

  • Voters Punished Rich Candidates Last Night Wednesday, 7 Nov 2012 | 1:20 PM ET

    Millionaires candidates who used their own money to run were roundly rejected by voters last night, and the majority were targeted during the campaign for their wealth.

  • Obama's To-Do List: What He Plans for a Second Term Wednesday, 7 Nov 2012 | 12:08 PM ET

    Any euphoria the Obama administration feels is likely erased by the thought of getting a second term agenda passed through a still divided Congress.

  • ‘Fiscal Cliff’ Is a Financial Superstorm: Aetna CEO Wednesday, 7 Nov 2012 | 11:49 AM ET

    Congress should act during the lame duck session to solve the country’s looming fiscal problems, Aetna CEO Mark Bertolini told CNBC’s “Squawk Box” on Wednesday.

  • For Investors, More Fed Easing, Cliff ‘Heart Attack’ Wednesday, 7 Nov 2012 | 11:26 AM ET

    An election that was supposed to be about change actually could end up being an intensified dose of more of the same for investors.

  • With control of Congress unchanged, billionaire investor Wilbur Ross expects President Barack Obama to start thinking about his legacy during his second term by reaching across the aisle to build consensus.

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