Hurt by Donald Trump's rise in the GOP presidential race, Scott Walker tells CNBC's John Harwood how he'll come back.» Read More
Walker announced Thursday that he has tapped Mark Hogan to serve as the Wisconsin Economic Development Corp.' s chief executive officer. Hogan has worked for nearly 40 years at M&I Bank and BMO Harris Bank. He signed on as BMO Harris' senior adviser the following year.
CHARLESTON, S.C.— If there was ever a week for the Republican presidential candidates to talk tough on China, this was it. It's rhetoric that doesn't always square with the realities of the relationship between the world's two largest economies, said experts on America's ties with China, even if it does make for nifty campaign sound bites. "When you're in the early...
CHARLESTON, S.C.— If there was ever a week for the Republican presidential candidates to talk tough on China, this was it: Spurred by the stock market's wild ride, they lashed out at the world's most populous nation. It's rhetoric that doesn't always square with the realities of the relationship between the world's two largest economies, said experts on America's...
DENISON, Iowa— GOP presidential candidate Scott Walker renewed his call Wednesday for President Barack Obama to cancel an official state visit with the president of China, saying the move would not hurt trade with states like Iowa, where he was spending the day campaigning, or Wisconsin where he is governor. Walker defended the call on Wednesday when asked about...
Rubio has put a sweeping tax reform plan at the center of his White House campaign. He sat down with CNBC'S John Harwood in Detroit.
DUBUQUE, Iowa— Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has opened up a new media feud, taking on another popular TV news personality even as his appearances continue to draw big ratings. Trump engaged in a prolonged confrontation Tuesday with Jorge Ramos, the Miami- based anchor for Univision, during a news conference in Dubuque, Iowa.
WASHINGTON, Aug 24- Jostling for position in the U.S. presidential race, candidates on Monday blamed Wall Street elites, the Federal Reserve, exposure to China, and President Barack Obama's spending policies for the market contagion from China's stock-market plunge. Because China's going bad it's going to bring us down, too, because we're so heavily coupled with...
Days after seeming to echo Donald Trump's call for ending birthright citizenship, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker Friday said he isn't for or against the idea.
Gov. Scott Walker ducks on Trump’s call for ending birthright citizenship
WASHINGTON, Aug 18- Republican presidential contender Scott Walker on Tuesday unveiled his healthcare plan: repeal Obamacare and replace it with age-based tax credits that Americans could use to offset the cost of purchasing their own coverage. Under his plan, the Wisconsin governor said he would give up to $3,000 directly to taxpayers to buy health...
CNBC's John Harwood reports on Donald Trump's big weekend in the Hawkeye State, including his "Meet the Press" interview.
Jared Bernstein, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, and Katie Packer Gage, Burning Glass Consulting, discuss whether it's time to begin taking Donald Trump more seriously as he continues to eclipse his political opponents. Also Bernstein and Gage weigh in on Hillary Clinton's run for the White House and possible opponents.
LOS ANGELES, Aug 10- Parent education loans can help your child attend the college of her dreams- and sink any dreams you had of ever retiring. The vast majority of parents do not borrow nearly as much as Democratic president hopeful Martin O'Malley and his wife, who said they have borrowed $339,200 to educate the first two of their four children, or Republican...
Trump made a big mistake in the GOP debate. And Bush? Mark Macias says he's seen stronger fights on "Gossip Girl." Here's what they did wrong.
The 10 highest-polling GOP candidates participated in an explosive debate—and front-runner Donald Trump didn't hold back.
Ahead of the first GOP presidential debates, Donald Trump has ridden an unprecedented social media wave, says the former Mitt Romney digital director.
Donald Trump may be leading in the polls, but if history is any lesson his performance in Thursday night's first GOP debate could break Trump fever.
CNBC's John Harwood has the list of ten Republican candidates to make the cut in the first GOP primary debate.
A new poll showing much pessimism explains why The Donald has caught fire and why Hillary is having so much trouble, Politico's Ben White says.
Republican candidates found themselves Trump-less in a recent forum, delivering uneven performances, The New York Times reports.