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The Supreme Court upheld the use of federal financial aid for more than 6 million people enrolled in health insurance through HealthCare.gov.
The public has largely made up its mind on gay marriage and Obamacare as the Supreme Court prepares to render decisions, says an NBC-WSJ poll.
State taxpayers were on the hook for $509.6 billion in state debt last year, down 1.2 percent, according to a Moody's survey released today.
Advances in education, innovation and quality of life, catapulted this state to 1st place in CNBC's annual Top States for Business ranking.
Current senators have received nine times more money from backers of a contentious trade bill than senators have from groups that oppose it.
Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal announced he is joining the race for the presidency on Wednesday.
Is this year's crop of Republican candidates bigger than in the past? It depends how you count them.
Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson tells CNBC the decision by Wal-Mart, one of his state's largest employers, to stop selling Confederate flag-related items "makes some sense."
Support for the secessionist cause still remains strong in … the Kremlin, the Fiscal Times reports.
Confederate flag sales spike as Wal-Mart, Sears, eBay, Target and Amazon drop the products in the wake of the massacre at a black church in Charleston.
A CNBC analysis shows that many states with the highest per capita in taxes are also seeing the most net migration to lower-tax states.
More than 30 states face a budget shortfall in fiscal 2015, and many have 5% or less in reserve. It's a red flag that big trouble is ahead.
President Obama will announce changes to U.S. hostage policies on Wednesday, the NYT reports.
The Fed governor said he sees conditions for an interest rate liftoff as soon as September, and an additional increase in December.
Treasury Secretary Jack Lew called out China, saying it must "abide by certain standards of behavior within cyberspace."
Pennsylvania is proposing to be the next government to use social impact bonds, a financial tool that has support and criticism.
Seventy-five percent of national Democratic primary voters polled say Hillary Clinton is their first choice vs. 15 percent for Bernie Sanders.
Climate change has been declared a "medical emergency" by an international commission of experts, the FT reports.
Even before Donald Trump descended into the GOP race, the reputation of the businessperson-cum-politician was up for debate.
California's health insurance exchange will collect health insurance data on its 1.4 million customers.