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  • Chaos on Capitol Hill 'unprecedented'? Friday, 9 Oct 2015 | 7:16 AM ET
    Chaos on Capitol Hill 'unprecedented'?

    Rep. Peter King, (R-N.Y.), discusses the GOP leadership shakeup in the House of Representatives.

  • House GOP in disarray following McCarthy withdrawal Friday, 9 Oct 2015 | 6:07 AM ET
    House GOP in disarray following McCarthy withdrawal

    With Rep. Kevin McCarthy dropping out of the race for House Speaker, who will succeed Boehner? CNBC's John Harwood looks at the turmoil in the House of Representatives and the eleventh hour scramble to find a new leader.

  • What the next speaker of the House must do Thursday, 8 Oct 2015 | 6:16 PM ET
    Rep. Kevin McCarthy explains his decision to pull out of a Republican caucus secret ballot vote to determine the nominee to replace John Boehner, in Washington, October 8, 2015.

    We cannot continue this cycle of crisis governance. Here's what the next House speakers needs to do, says Rep. Jim Renacci.

  • Treasury Secretary Jack Lew urged Congress to act soon to raise the debt limit but said the Obama administration would not let lawmakers use the pending deadline to extract "unacceptable" policy commitments. "So they only have a few weeks," Lew said of the Republican-controlled Congress. " U.S. House of Representatives Speaker John Boehner has left open the...

  • SACRAMENTO, Oct 2- The possible appointment of a long-term critic of California's high-speed rail plan to Speaker of the House would not hinder the $68 billion project, a leading official told Reuters on Friday. Kevin McCarthy, favorite to succeed John Boehner as House Speaker later this month, would have much greater say in shaping Congress' federal spending...

  • SACRAMENTO, Oct 2- The possible appointment of a long-term critic of California's high-speed rail plan to Speaker of the House would not hinder the $68 billion project, a leading official told Reuters on Friday. Kevin McCarthy, favorite to succeed John Boehner as House Speaker later this month, would have much greater say in shaping Congress' federal spending...

  • WASHINGTON, Oct 2- President Barack Obama said on Friday negotiations to raise the U.S. government's debt ceiling should be completed in the next five weeks and that interfering with the debt limit could put the financial system in a tailspin. Obama told a news conference at the White House that the race to choose a new speaker of the House of Representatives...

  • WASHINGTON, Oct 2- President Barack Obama on Friday urged the U.S. Congress to approve a bill to fund the government for the current fiscal year to avoid doing damage to the economy at a time global growth is slowing. On Wednesday, just hours before a midnight deadline when government agency funds were due to run out, Congress approved extending existing spending...

  • Bill to avoid shutdown clears last hurdle Thursday, 1 Oct 2015 | 12:53 AM ET
    The US Capitol building in Washington.

    With the House passage, the continuing resolution to avoid a government shutdown goes to President Barack Obama's desk.

  • WASHINGTON, Sept 30- The U.S. Congress, ending weeks of infighting, gave final approval on Wednesday to a bill funding the government through Dec. 11 and averting agency shutdowns that would have otherwise begun on Thursday with the start of a new fiscal year. By a vote of 277-151, the House approved the stopgap spending bill and will now send it to President Barack...

  • WASHINGTON, Sept 30- South African airline Comair Ltd has told Boeing Co that the loss of U.S. Export-Import Bank financing could jeopardize a $1.1 billion order it had placed for Boeing jetliners, leading the carrier to turn to Europe's Airbus. Boeing and other supporters of the bank are heaping pressure on House Speaker John Boehner to allow a vote on the future...

  • WASHINGTON, Sept 29- Congressional Republican leaders and the White House will launch negotiations soon on a two-year budget deal that would establish new limits for U.S. government spending in 2016 and 2017, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said on Tuesday. The White House also indicated that bipartisan talks lie ahead now that Congress was moving to...

  • WASHINGTON, Sept 29- U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said on Tuesday that he and departing House Speaker John Boehner will soon launch negotiations with the White House to try to reach a two-year budget deal that covers the 2016 and 2017 fiscal years. "We'd like to settle the top line for both years so that next year we can have a regular appropriations...

  • So... What happens when the government shuts down? Tuesday, 29 Sep 2015 | 12:44 PM ET
    Storm clouds fill the sky over the U.S. Capitol Building in Washington, DC.

    A looming government shutdown may soon be averted, setting up another budget confrontation in December when the Treasury hits the debt ceiling.

  • WASHINGTON, Sept 28- The U.S. Congress moved on Monday to rush legislation to President Barack Obama that avoids a government shutdown on Thursday as the new fiscal year starts while setting aside a bitter Republican feud over money for Planned Parenthood. The Senate kicked off the effort by advancing a measure to extend all previous agency funding levels...

  • Market feels ETF impact Monday, 28 Sep 2015 | 2:46 PM ET
    Market feels ETF impact

    Ben Willis, Princeton Securities, Art Cashin, of UBS, discuss what's causing the volatility in the markets. ETFs are a big factor, says Cashin.

  • Government shutdown averted? Monday, 28 Sep 2015 | 1:17 PM ET
    Government shutdown averted?

    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...

  • Boehner's resignation is good for these candidates Monday, 28 Sep 2015 | 11:28 AM ET
    House Speaker John Boehner announces his resignation during a press conference on Capitol Hill September 25, 2015 in Washington, DC.

    John Boehner's departure will help these GOP candidates the most, says GOP strategist Sara Fagen.