×

Congress Political Leaders

  • Commodities Tomorrow: Fiscal Cliff Outweighs Mideast Tensions

    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.

  • House Reports on MF Global Collapse

    Rep. Nan Hayworth, (R-NY), discusses the House findings on the collapse of MF Global.

  • High Stakes Game of 'Fiscal Chicken'

    Wilbur Ross, WL Ross & Co. chairman & CEO, discusses the decline in the shipping sector, and weighs in on comments made by Rep. Barney Frank, (D-MA), on sequestration , with Jared Bernstein, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, and George P. Bush, Maverick PAC national co-chair.

  • Here's How Verifone's CEO Would Fix the Debt

    "I think the focus should be a little bit more on growth,' said Douglas Bergeron, Chairman & CEO of VeriFone." The cheapest stimulus available to the U.S. economy is a return of business confidence," he added.

  • Tackling the Tough Fiscal Issues

    Jared Bernstein, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, and George P. Bush, Maverick PAC national co-chair, discuss compromise and finding a bipartisan solution to the nation's fiscal cliff problem.

  • Pre-Market Report: What You Need to Know

    CNBC's Kelly Evans takes a look at what some of the biggest investors are buying and selling ahead of the opening bell.

  • China's New Leadership Wants Reforms: Expert

    Joseph Cheng, professor of political science at Hong Kong's City University, explains why economic reform is still on the cards in China, despite the predominance of conservative representatives in the new politburo.

  • Commodities Tomorrow: Gasoline Continues to Rally

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

  • Will Fiscal Cliff Deal Get Done?

    "Divided government is a good time to solve big problems," said Sen. Roy Blunt, (R-MO), discussing whether President Obama is making headway this week at the fiscal cliff meetings.

  • Pre-Market Report: Facebook Lockup Expires

    A look at the U.S. markets ahead of the open, with CNBC's Ross Westgate, as 800 million shares of Facebook become available to trade.

  • The Latest Plan To Keep Elizabeth Warren Off Banking

    It’s looking increasingly likely that Elizabeth Warren, the senator-elect from Massachusetts, will be able to secure a seat on the Senate banking committee—if that’s where she wants to go.

  • Washington Shifts Focus to Fiscal Cliff

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports President Obama and Congress are getting back to work to brokers a deal on taxes.

  • Market Will Drop 20% Next Year: Faber

    "We will all be lucky if we still have fifty percent of the asset values that we have today," said Marc Faber, Gloom, Boom & Doom Report, warning investors to prepare for a massive market meltdown.

  • Commodities Tomorrow: Gold Near 3-Week High

    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.

  • Fiscal Cliff Face-Off This Week

    Doug Holtz-Eakin, American Action Forum president, talks about whether compromise in Washington will avert going over the "cliff" deadline.

  • AutoNation CEO on the Road to Fiscal Responsibility

    "If we go over the fiscal cliff there is no question in my mind we will have a recession," said Mike Jackson, AutoNation chairman & CEO, explaining how the threat of the nation's looming deficit problem will impact his company and the U.S. economy.

  • No 'Frantic' Fear Trade, VIX Under 20: Expert

    Jeff Kilburg, Killir Kapital Management, and David Joy, Ameriprise Financial, provide their top trades, as the markets await a clear solution to the fiscal cliff problem. "I still would take some risk off the table," added Joy.

  • China's New Leadership Challenges

    "They have to do major reforms to keep on going, they can't keep kicking the can down the road, " said James McGregor, APCO China senior counselor, discussing whether the change in China's leadership will impact the way it deals with the United States.

  • Pre-Market Report: What You Need to Know

    A look at the U.S. markets ahead of the open, with CNBC's Ross Westgate, including President Obama's meetings this week with labor, business, and civic leaders.

  • Washington's Campaign to Fix the Debt

    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.