As a joint federal-state program serving the poor, Medicaid stands on narrower, shakier ground. That's especially true in the GOP presidential race.
As they search for a presidential candidate, Republican voters face a choice on taxes: Reform the existing system, or start a new one?
A series of strong performances on the campaign trail and missteps by other candidates have helped improve Rubio's prospects. NBC News reports.
Sara Fagen, CNBC contributor, and Jared Bernstein, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, weigh in on Donald Trump's tax plan.
CNBC's John Harwood sits down with Republican candidate Donald Trump to talks about the core issues of his campaign.
It's certainly possible the S&P 500's bounce off of Tuesday's is part of a bottoming process that would set up a year-end rally, technicians say.
The Clintons play for keeps, says Gov. Chris Christie, (R-N.J.), weighing in on comments Bill Clinton made about his friendship with Joe Biden and Hillary Clinton's presidential bid.
Gov. Chris Christie, (R-N.J.), discusses what John Boehner's resignation indicates about America's frustration with Congress and weighs in on other GOP presidential candidates, including Carly Fiorina and Ben Carson.
Gov. Chris Christie, (R-N.J.), talks about the GOP presidential field, campaign financing, and why it's important to be competitive in Iowa and New Hampshire.
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump tells CNBC that Forbes' net worth estimate of $4.5 billion is way off mark.
Kevin Logan, chief U.S. economist at HSBC, says the Senate will pass a spending bill on Wednesday to keep the U.S. government running.
Rep. Kevin McCarthy, (R-Calif.), shares his thoughts on avoiding another government shutdown, lifting the ban on oil exports, and Planned Parenthood funding.
Rep. Kevin McCarthy, (R-Calif.), discusses his bid for House Speaker after John Boehner's resignation last week.
Bill Rohrbach, Evolving Systems, provides insight to GOP presidential candidate Carly Fiorina's track record as a top executive at AT&T and Lucent.
Fed officials are lining up behind a rate hike this year, but odds are rising Congress could get in its way
Eric Cantor said House Speaker John Boehner decision to step down could help avert a potential government shutdown.
Sen. Mark Warner, (D-Va.), shares his thoughts on the upcoming battle over the budget now with the departure of House Speaker Boehner, and weighs in on what's attracting non-traditional right wing candidates to run for president.
CNBC's John Harwood reports on the likelihood of Rep. Kevin McCarthy, (R-Calif.), to replace House Speaker John Boehner and the upcoming battle over the budget.
Former House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, (R-Va.), discusses the influence of the far right wing on the GOP, and weighs in on why he is backing Jeb Bush.
Former House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, (R-Va.), discusses John Boehner's resignation and why he doesn't think there will be a government shutdown.