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No taxpayer dollars were spent on the transactions, and some employees have already been disciplined, officials told NBC News.
Former Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner says a financial crisis will happen again at some point, but reforms undertaken after 2008 can serve to mitigate the damage.
Chicago Fed President Charles Evans also tells CNBC "the stock market is high, there's no doubt about it."
Employment health plans were the big engine for covering people after Obamacare launched, with 9.6 million newly insured.
The Fed chair, asked about risks in the system, got markets' attention by cautioning on stock prices.
The Fed is looking for consumer spending to accelerate, with any rate hikes contingent on a pick-up, Atlanta Fed President Dennis Lockhart said.
GOP presidential hopeful Carly Fiorina says there's a huge gulf between the American people and Washington.
In a head-to-head runoff, Hillary Clinton would win the 2016 presidential election over Jeb Bush, a CNBC Millionaire Survey reveals.
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Hillary Clinton is finding support not just among older Democratics, but with young Obama voters, Robby Mook tells CNBC.
Speculators have been busy buying up web domains for potential presidential runs from 2020 to 2032.
As the U.K. election campaigns draw to a close, we look at politicians' attempts - sometimes in vain - to appear like one of us.
Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee on Tuesday formally joined the 2016 presidential race, adding him to a growing list of White House hopefuls.
The Obamacare insurance market could become less stable if a program designed to limit insurers' risk isn't fully funded.
Both the city of Chicago and the state of Illinois are about $130 billion underfunded, says Mike "Mish" Shedlock.
Despite recent negative stories, Hillary Clinton is still viewed positively, according to a new NBC-WSJ poll.
Globalization isn't a choice; it's an inevitability. Congress needs to get on board with these trade deals, this CEO says.
The sheer size of the growing GOP field suggests a long and grueling campaign with a nominee not coming until much later, Politico's Ben White says.
The 2016 presidential candidates are courting small business—one sector of the economy the public is very enthusiastic about.
Medicare booked more than $384 million in savings from an Obamacare program designed to lower the costs of treating beneficiaries.