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I think the Affordable Care Act will improve our health-care coverage dramatically—and reduce our costs, said small-business owner Wally Graff.
U.S. Senator John McCain met Ukrainian opposition leaders in Kiev and voiced support for protesters camped out for weeks in the capital.
The NSA has made dozens of changes in its operations and computer networks to prevent the emergence of another Edward Snowden.
Politicians often disappoint, but the key to handicapping the 2014 scene in Washington is to begin with diminished expectations.
The Obama administration announced a new series of measures to get as many people as possible are covered Obamacare insurance by Jan. 1.
The U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday passed a two-year, bipartisan budget plan that would end some automatic spending cuts
The events have gained attention, but the fatter paychecks probably haven't materialized yet for many minimum wage workers.
"Senator Murray and I decided to focus on common ground," House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan told CNBC.
Republicans in the House were falling in line behind a two-year budget deal, indicating that the rambunctious lawmakers are not spoiling for a fight.
Rep. Tim Huelskamp tells CNBC the Ryan-Murray budget framework is more spending, not a deficit reduction package.
Republicans "capitulated" in agreeing to the deal reached Tuesday night, David Stockman told CNBC on Wednesday.
The White House is close to nominating Stanley Fischer, the former governor of the Bank of Israel, as vice chair of the Fed, reports said.
HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius called for an investigation into Obamacare's management and contracting decisions.
A congressional budget proposal fails to extend a program providing federal funds for those who have run out of state benefits.
Obamacare still has a long way to go to get to 7 million enrollees—but officials are again vowing to hit that target.
A cancer patients says she is devastated her plan was canceled under Obamacare and is scrambling to find a new one — that will inevitably cost more.
President Obama has suffered serious political damage from the troubled first year of his second term, according to a new poll.
Economist John Taylor said Alan Greenspan kept rates too low for too long, exacerbating the housing bubble. Greenspan said Taylor's wrong.
The new bipartisan budget deal will be approved, but not everyone is going to be happy about it, Rep. Tom Cole, R-Okla., predicted on CNBC Wednesday.
During an exclusive interview with CNBC Tuesday night, House Majority Leader Eric Cantor said GOP leadership supports the budget progress.