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WASHINGTON— After declaring an economic emergency, Wisconsin Gov. The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation awarded $1.2 million in grants and loans in 2011 and 2012 to Green Box NA Green Bay LLC, a company that said it could produce recycled products, electricity and even diesel from fast-food waste. But court records showed that Van Den Heuvel had been...
CFOs have predicted a clear winner among the vast pool of GOP presidential hopefuls, according to the latest CNBC CFO Council survey.
WASHINGTON, June 10- Various Republican governors with an eye on the White House can point to tax cuts and other business-friendly policies they spearheaded as they enter the crowded 2016 presidential contest. Among the handful of governors and former governors competing for the Republican presidential nomination, only one- former Texas Governor Rick...
Anti-tax crusader Grover Norquist's message to expected GOP presidential candidate Jeb Bush: Don't make the same mistake your father made.
Something about Vladimir Putin makes Republicans in the U.S. presidential race see red.
Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry, discusses ways to improve the U.S. economy, and stimulate jobs creation.
Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry, discusses his strategy for capturing the GOP presidential nomination. Also Perry shares his thoughts on how he would battle ISIS.
Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry talks about strides the Lone Star State made in education, jobs creation and tax reform. Also Perry discusses his decision to enter the 2016 presidential election.
Former Texas Governor Rick Perry is back in the race for president. Perry has a powerful economic story to sell, but it's far from perfect.
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla., June 2- Differences emerged on Tuesday among Republican rivals for the 2016 presidential nomination at a forum where it was clear that Jeb Bush and Marco Rubio will face some competition in Florida despite their home-state edge. The fact that seven Republican candidates or potential candidates spoke at Florida Governor Rick Scott's "...
Using our Top States for Business metrics, we judge the performance of the governors running in the 2016 US presidential election.
Texas is forgoing about $100 billion in federal funds by not expanding a major health program for the poor.
Here's why the G.O.P. presidential field for 2016 may be the largest-ever in either party, NBC News reports.
The GOP has a target-rich environment to go after Hillary Clinton. But will that keep her from the White House? Politico's Ben White takes a look.
WASHINGTON, May 12- In unusual remarks for a moderate Republican who may run for president, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie said on Tuesday the Federal Reserve deserved part of the blame for a widening gulf between the rich and the poor. Though Christie has not formally launched a White House campaign, his remarks revealed the basis of his economic plan should...
And some are striking a sympathetic tone with lower-income workers in a way that contrasts with four years ago when Mitt Romney struggled to overcome perceptions that he was largely the candidate of the wealthiest Americans. Then, Republican nominee Romney had the luxury of being able to hammer President Barack Obama with an unemployment rate of more than 8...
WASHINGTON, April 1- Several Republican governors likely to run for president have secured hundreds millions of dollars under Obamacare while working to dismantle the healthcare law, according to a Reuters review of federal spending records. Governors Scott Walker of Wisconsin, Chris Christie of New Jersey, Bobby Jindal of Louisiana and former Texas...
Common Core has quickly become a political hot-button, especially for Republican hopefuls trying to distance themselves from Jeb Bush.
So Hillary Clinton says she didn't break any White House or State Department rules. Larry Kudlow doesn't think that defense will fly.
Voters think some candidates represent the past rather than the future, an NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll finds.