The IRS admitted to singling out roughly 75 nonprofit groups for extra scrutiny based on connection to conservative causes, reports CNBC's John Harwood; and Ari Melber, Nation Magazine and Phil Musser, New Frontier Strategy president, discuss.
Gold fever is gripping the nation. Americans once again chose gold as their top investment choice in the CNBC All-America Economic Survey.
Key measures of Americans' attitudes toward their homes and the stock market surged in the latest CNBC All-America Economic Survey.
GOP strategist Karl Rove has launched the "Conservative Victory Project.' What this means for the party, with Robert Costa, National Review; Jonathan Collegio, American Crossroads; and Michael Needham, Heritage Action for America.
CNBC's Rick Santelli and Sen. Bob Corker, (R-TN), discuss the impact of "fiscal conservative" on passing legislation in Congress.
Rick Santelli argues against any effort to eliminate a Congressionally-set national debt limit. While Democrats argue Republicans have used the limit for political leverage, Rick says the real problem lies somewhere else.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the GOP Senator from South Carolina will leave the Senate in January of 2013 to lead the conservative Heritage Foundation.
Dick Armey, former House Majority Leader (R-TX), weighs in on the "fiscal cliff" stalemate in Washington, and why lawmakers have yet to reach an agreement on taxes and spending.
The victory of Ted Cruz in Texas shows the Tea Party is very much alive in the drive for GOP control of the Senate, portending a potential shake-up in the mind-set of the chamber, The New York Times reports.
In a shift from last summer's debt-ceiling standoff, tea party conservatives now aim to be seen as avoiding a government shutdown, even if it means accepting a higher level of FY 2013 spending, the Christian Science Monitor reports.
"The Court has over-stepped the Constitution. This is fighting words for us," says Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY), weighing in on his disappointment over the Supreme Court's decision on President Obama's health care reform bill. "Wait until you see the reaction from the Tea Party," he adds.
Jeb Bush says his father and Ronald Reagan would find themselves out of step with today’s ideologically minded Republican Party.
President Obama voicing his support of gay marriage Wednesday was just a smokescreen to distract from his policies, Sen. Jim DeMint said on CNBC’s “The Kudlow Report.”
Will the Tea Party take over Congress in November? Sen. Jim DeMint, (R-SC) and Senate candidate, Richard Mourdock, (R-IN), weigh in on President Obama's policies, the U.S. economy and the nation's growing debt.
It's Milwaukee's mayor versus Gov. Scott Walker in the historic June recall election, setting up a rematch after a year of turmoil over budget cuts and union rights.
The death of conservative provocateur Andrew Breitbart at age 43 raises the question of what will become of his thriving colony of websites.
Which GOP presidential candidate had the best message on growth and taxes at CPAC on Friday? Dean Baker, Ctr. for Economic & Policy Research, and Dan Mitchell, CATO Institute, discuss.
It's a hog heaven in South Carolina as the mud slinging between the GOP candidates against former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney intensifies. Despite Romney's historic wins in Iowa and New Hampshire, the "excitement" is not there amongst the tea party activists and evangelicals. Tea Party God Father and former House Majority Leader Dick Armey (R-TX), who is now Chairman of FreedomWorks, is watching the primary season closely.
Anti-Occupy Wall Street" groups are taking on the protesters of "Occupy Black Friday" with "BUYcott Black Friday."
A look at where the GOP candidates stand, after Wednesday's debate, with Keith Boykin, The Daily Voice editor; Terry Jeffrey, CNS editor-In-chief, and Steve Moore, Wall Street Journal, senior economic writer.