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President Barack Obama on Friday said the United States' relationship with both the United Kingdom and the European Union would endure in the wake of Britain's decision to leave the Brexit referendum. "The United Kingdom and the European Union will remain indispensable partners of the United States even as they begin negotiating their ongoing relationship,"...
Companies and people are issuing statements about the United Kingdom's decision to leave the European Union. We've got the latest list.
the United States would rather Britain had voted to remain in. We would have preferred a different outcome... but the United States has a long-standing friendship with the United Kingdom and that very special bond will endure, "he said in a speech in Dublin. President Barack Obama, who was briefed by his advisers on Britain's vote, had argued passionately against...
The plan calls for simplifying the current seven tax brackets for individuals to three brackets.
U.S. House of Representatives Republicans want to lower the top individual income tax rate and slash the corporate tax rate.
WASHINGTON, June 24- U.S. House of Representatives Republicans want to lower the top individual income tax rate to 33 percent and slash the corporate tax rate, according to a blueprint released on Friday as an agenda for this year's re-election campaign. The tax reform plan, to be officially unveiled on Friday morning at the U.S. Capitol, is the sixth and final plank...
But House Speaker Paul Ryan says the court ruling was a "major victory in our fight to restore the separation of powers."
House Speaker Paul Ryan reacts to the U.S. Supreme Court blocking the White House's immigration plan.
House Speak Paul Ryan says "we are not going to let stunts like this stop us from carrying out the people's business," in comments on Thursday.
Led by Civil Rights veteran Rep. John Lewis, House Democrats are trying to force a vote on gun control, NBC News reports.
The ruling, which the White House vowed to appeal, halts the administration's efforts to address what it sees as safety concerns in the industry and reverses what producers had seen as a first step toward full federal regulation of all fracking activity. The U.S. Interior Department's Bureau of Land Management lacked Congressional authority to set fracking...
June 22- A federal judge in Wyoming has set aside new regulations for hydraulic fracturing on public lands, a victory for oil and gas producers who vehemently opposed the rules. District Judge Scott Skavdahl in Wyoming ruled on Tuesday. Skavdahl said the issue before the court was not whether hydraulic fracturing is good or bad, but whether Congress gave the...
June 22- A federal judge in Wyoming has set aside new regulations for hydraulic fracturing on public lands that were vehemently opposed by oil and gas producers. District Judge Scott Skavdahl in Wyoming ruled on Tuesday. "Only Congress can write laws.
U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan unveiled a Republican agenda that would repeal Obamacare but keep some of its more popular provisions.
CNBC's Josh Lipton reports Apple has made the decision against donating technology to the Republican convention.
Larry King tells CNBC he would have to vote for Hillary Clinton, despite his close friendship with Donald Trump.
CNBC's John Harwood reports on Donald Trump's firing of campaign manager Corey Lewandowski, Apple raising funds for Paul Ryan as well as Elizabeth Warren dropping by Hillary Clinton's campaign headquarters.
House Speaker Paul Ryan is asked whether he would pull back his endorsement of Donald Trump for president if Trump continues to make controversial remarks.
President Obama says proposed restrictions on Muslims like those from Donald Trump upend "the very things that make our country great."
House Speaker Paul Ryan says banning Muslims from entering the U.S. is not in the nation's interest; French riot police are clashing with protesters over anti-labor reform demonstrations; and the Riviera Hotel and Casino was imploded, reports CNBC's Sue Herera.