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As the nation's biggest minimum wage hike ramps up in Seattle, a top franchise lobby has been fighting back with a lawsuit.
The Fed meets Tuesday and is widely expected to signal an end to the era of near zero rates, for the first time in more than six years.
The coming debt limit fight could be even worse than usual given other deadlines and political forces in play, Politico's Ben White says.
Republicans will offer their plan to balance the budget within a decade and rein in programs such as food stamps and Medicare.
Your retirement may be at risk, and the rising costs of Social Security, public pensions and health care are the primary reasons why.
John Kerry says it's unclear whether an interim deal with Iran over its nuclear program could be reached by the end of the month.
Big donors on the Street and in D.C. are speculating that Jeb Bush could raise more than $100 million in the first quarter, Politico's Ben White says.
The U.S. Treasury has stopped issuing state and local government bonds ahead of the looming breach of the debt limit.
The Obama administration is not working with Congress on an Iran nuclear deal because it is afraid to explain itself, Sen. Bob Corker tells CNBC.
A rule lets the wealthy managers of private funds pay about half the tax rate they usually would—and it's unlikely to change soon.
Hillary Clinton has consistently put women's issues at the forefront of her agenda. Her election would be an important step toward gender equality.
Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal sits with CNBC's John Harwood to talk about ambition, Islamic extremism and the timidity of fellow GOPers.
Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal and possible presidential candidate sat down to talk with CNBC's John Harwood. Here's what he had to say.
Illinois may be fighting an uphill battle in defending the constitutionality of a 2013 public pension reform law before the state supreme court.
The Iowa Supreme Court is to hear arguments on whether doctors can keep providing abortion pills via telemedicine systems.
So Hillary Clinton says she didn't break any White House or State Department rules. Larry Kudlow doesn't think that defense will fly.
WalletHub assessed how efficiently America’s largest cities spend taxpayer dollars. Here are the five best and worst.
New initiatives from President Obama offer new student loan protections and repayment options. Could you benefit?
Voters think some candidates represent the past rather than the future, an NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll finds.
The Fed should end its monetary policy and raise rates, followed by gradual moves higher, the Dallas Fed head said in his last speech as a policymaker.