Congress Political Leaders

  • Loews CEO: Reason for Rally is QE

    James Tisch, Loews Corporation president and CEO, shares his final thoughts on the ADP employment report. "I think the reason for the stock market rally is because of the quantitative easing, and people can't find any place to put their money," he says.

  • Candidates Ready to Debate in Colorado

    NBC's Chuck Todd discusses why the battleground states are so important to the presidential candidates as they get ready to face each other in tonight's debate.

  • Why Debating Style Matters

    Discussing which presidential candidate has the best economic plan and style to win tonight's debate, with Edward Conard, former Bain Capital partner, and Howard Dean, former Democratic National Committee chairman.

  • Loews CEO's: Nat Gas Will Transform US Economy

    "Right now there is an inflation story to be told," said James Tisch, Loews Corporation president and CEO, discussing what he is seeing in his businesses, and weighing in on the demand for offshore drilling.

  • Poll: Obama Lead Narrowing

    According to a NBC/Wall Street Journal poll, challenger Mitt Romney has pulled even with President Obama in Florida. CNBC's John Harwood breaks down the latest poll results.

  • Winning Debate Strategies

    Joe Watkins, Republican strategist, and Jimmy Williams, Democratic strategist, debate whether style or substance will win tonight's presidential debate between President Obama and challenger, Mitt Romney.

  • Ready, Set.....Debate!

    CNBC's John Harwood reveals the results of the latest NBC/Wall Street Journal poll which shows the race between challenger Mitt Romney and President Obama is closer than some have suggested.

  • Pre-Market Report: What You Need to Know

    A look at the U.S. markets ahead of the open, with CNBC's Karen Tso, and rumors Apple's mini iPad may soon be on its way to consumers.

  • Commodities Tomorrow: Good News on Gas

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. The better news is that gasoline futures were down on the day, which means prices should come down soon.

  • Zell: Law Professors Shouldn't be Presidents

    Sam Zell, Equity Group Investments chairman, reveals his top commercial real estate investments; where to find emerging market opportunities; his outlook on the U.S. economy; and thoughts on presidential politics.

  • Zell: 'The Game Is Being Stacked Against Me'

    "Unleash the animal spirits of America, unleash the small businessmen, unleash people like me," said Sam Zell, Equity Group Investments chairman, talking about allowing Americans to "get back to business."

  • Trump: Romney Go 'Attack Mode' at Debate

    "It will be a very interesting debate," said Donald Trump, Trump Organization chairman & president, weighing in on the eve of the presidential debate, saying he expects both candidates to do well.

  • QE3 Catches Up With Real Estate: Zell

    "We are beginning to see the excess flow of capital; we're seeing too much capital chasing too few opportunities," said Sam Zell, Equity Group Investments chairman, talking about the impact of QE3 on real estate and stock markets.

  • Do Political Debates Matter?

    CNBC's John Harwood reports President Obama maintains a slight lead in some polls, and discusses the impact of political debates on the outcome of elections.

  • Pre-Market Report: What You Need to Know

    A look at U.S. markets ahead of the open, with CNBC's Ross Westgate, including a report New York's attorney general's office is suing JPMorgan over mortgage-backed securities sold by Bear Stearns.

  • Commodities Tomorrow: Heavy Volume in Gold & Silver

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks at where oil and precious metals are likely headed tomorrow.

  • GOP's Strategy for Success

    Reince Priebus. RNC chairman, discusses what's at stake ahead of Wednesday's presidential debate, and shares the Republican's plan to restore the economy, with CNBC's Rick Santelli.

  • Election: Cabinet Maker Name Game

    Some of the most powerful jobs in government may change hands after the November election. CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on the likely candidates for cabinet-level posts.

  • Will Debate Performance Change the Race?

    CNBC's John Harwood provides a preview of the first presidential debate on Wednesday, and discusses what each candidate needs to do to gain ground.

  • Pre-Market Report: What You Need to Know

    A look at U.S. markets ahead of the open, with CNBC's Ross Westgate; including a speech by Fed Chairman Bernanke about the benefits of QE3.