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Discussing the likelihood of a government shutdown, with Rep. Scott Garrett (R-N.J.)
WASHINGTON, Sept 28- General Electric Co said on Monday it will move production of large, gas-powered engines to Canada from Waukesha, Wisconsin, along with 350 jobs, to access export financing no longer available in the United States. In its latest salvo aimed at persuading Congress to renew the U.S. Export-Import Bank's charter which expired in June, GE will...
Obama and Republicans who control Congress have been arguing for months over spending priorities for fiscal 2016, with conservatives pushing for more military spending and liberals urging the lifting of tight spending caps on both military and domestic programs. The stopgap spending measure being spirited through Congress this week is meant to give...
John Boehner's departure will help these GOP candidates the most, says GOP strategist Sara Fagen.
WASHINGTON, Sept 28- General Electric Co said on Monday it will move production of large, gas-powered engines to Canada from Waukesha, Wisconsin, along with 350 jobs, because the company cannot access financing through the U.S. In its latest salvo aimed at persuading Congress to renew the trade bank's expired charter, GE said it will invest $265 million in a new...
Sen. Mark Warner, (D-Va.), shares his thoughts on the upcoming battle over the budget now with the departure of House Speaker Boehner, and weighs in on what's attracting non-traditional right wing candidates to run for president.
CNBC's John Harwood reports on the likelihood of Rep. Kevin McCarthy, (R-Calif.), to replace House Speaker John Boehner and the upcoming battle over the budget.
Former House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, (R-Va.), discusses the influence of the far right wing on the GOP, and weighs in on why he is backing Jeb Bush.
Former House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, (R-Va.), discusses John Boehner's resignation and why he doesn't think there will be a government shutdown.
WASHINGTON— The Senate on Monday delivered a strong vote of confidence to a bipartisan spending bill that's needed to head off a government shutdown at midnight Wednesday. Last week, Democrats led a filibuster of a Senate stopgap measure that would have defunded Planned Parenthood. The Senate is expected to approve the bill Tuesday and send it to the House.
*Speculators trim bets on dollar to lowest since July 2014- IMM. TOKYO/ SYDNEY, Sept 28- The dollar pulled away from a one-month high against a basket of currencies on Monday as investors awaited a key Chinese factory survey and U.S. employment figures this week for clues on when the Federal Reserve will finally hike U.S. interest rates. Chinese data now seems to be...
*Dollar back below 121.00 yen, euro flirts with $1.1200. SYDNEY, Sept 28- The world's major currencies got off to a slow start on Monday following a relatively uneventful weekend with the dollar showing potential for gains if upcoming data strengthen the case for a hike in interest rates this year. The euro was back near $1.1200, recovering from a slide to $1.1116.
John Boehner's announcement that he will resign has thrown DC into deep uncertainty, The NY Times reports.
Nobody really likes government shutdowns. But sometimes you have to make a point, says Larry Kudlow.
The September jobs report could sway the debate in the week ahead about when the Federal Reserve will hike rates.
NEW YORK, Sept 25- The shock resignation of U.S. House Speaker John Boehner on Friday reduces the chances of a government shutdown next week, potentially removing one source of investor anxiety as Wall Street gears up for a week heavy with economic data and commentary by Federal Reserve policymakers. "This significantly reduces the probability of a government...
Jason Furman, Chairman, Council of Economic Advisers, weighs in on the economic impact of House Speaker Boehner's resignation.
South Carolina Representative Mark Sanford discusses the importance of Speaker Boehner's resignation for taxpayers.
"This comes at a shaky time for financial markets than when this last happened in 2013," said Robbert van Batenburg, director of market strategy at Societe Generale in New York. The White House said on Thursday it would veto legislation for continued funding of the government if a bill Congress is considering eliminates federal money for Planned Parenthood.
House Speaker John Boehner, under fire from conservatives over a government shutdown, said Friday he will resign from Congress at the end of October.