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Senate Democratic leaders are urging President Obama not to negotiate on the debt ceiling, reports CNBC's Eamon Katherine Mangu-Ward, Reason Magazine; and CNBC Contributors James Pethokoukis and Keith Boykin, discuss their opinions.
Why is your paycheck less than you think today? Discussing whether FICA tax hikes will affect the economy, with Katherine Mangu-Ward, Reason Magazine; and CNBC Contributors James Pethokoukis and Keith Boykin.
The conversion to electronic records has failed so far to produce the hoped-for savings in health care costs and has had mixed results, at best, in improving efficiency and patient care, a study found.
Virginia could be the first U.S. state to drop its gasoline tax, with Gov. Bob McDonnell (R-VA). McDonnell also weighs in on whether he is running for President.
A study shows Junior Seau had a brain disease called CTE when he committed suicide last year. Ben Reiter, Sports Illustrated writer, discusses just how much damage this news could be for the NFL.
Why does Obamacare have a section that forbids gun and ammo registration and the sharing of information about potential gun owners? Betsy McCaughey, author of "Beating Obamacare," weighs in.
CNBC's Larry Kudlow reports the Dow is up 80 points today, and that banks were the market's leaders.
Are the Oscars becoming a theater for politics? A panel joins Larry Kudlow to debate stage right versus stage left.
Remember when President Obama talked about "fat cat bankers" who gave themselves obscene bonuses? Robert Costa of the National Review, says some conservatives think President Obama is being hypocritical in nominating Jack Lew for Treasury Secretary because Lew got a $1 million salary and a $1 million bonus at Citi. Ari Melber, The Nation Magazine and Jennifer Rubin, Washington Post, provide perspective.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports the FAA is going to be making a special review in the power system of the 787 Boeing Dreamliner.
Wal-Mart found itself in the middle of this gun control push today, with CNBC's Eamon Javers; Matt Lewis, Daily Caller; Margie Omero, Momentum Analysis; Jennifer Rubin, Washington Post; and Lars Larson, The Lars Larson Show.
The Obama team and the Democrats are making a big push for new gun control this week. Blake Zeff, Democratic strategist; Janine Turner, Constituting America; and Katie Pavlich, Townhall.com, discuss.
Peter Suderman, Reason Magazine, explains whether insurance company premiums are rising under so-called Obamacare. Meanwhile Michael Farr, Farr, Miller & Washington, discusses what that means for health stocks.
President Obama is expected to nominate White House Chief of Staff Jack Lew to be the next Treasury Secretary after Timothy Geithner leaves. CNBC Contributor Howard Dean and Steve Forbes, author of "Freedom Manifesto," discuss. Karen Finney, The Hill columnist; Guy Benson, Townhall.com; and Mark Simone, WOR Radio Talk Show host, weigh in.
Attorney David Boies says Hank Greenberg's lawsuit against the U.S. government over the $182 billion bailout of AIG is on solid legal footing.
Can a platinum penny really prop up the debt ceiling? Larry Kudlow and guests debate it.
A Boeing 787 Dreamliner experienced brake problems today, with CNBC's Larry Kudlow; and Boston's Mayor is declaring this year's flu season and public health emergency, with Alysha Palumbo, NECN.
There is a major stir tonight over a cartoon narrated by actor Edward Asner, with CNBC's Larry Kudlow; and Carol Roth, author of "The Entrepreneur Equation," discusses her debate over the 2nd amendment with Piers Morgan via Twitter.
CNBC's Brian Shactman reports no player was elected into the Major League Baseball's Hall of Fame; and Tom Verducci, Sports Illustrated senior writer and MLB Network baseball insider.
Danielle Hughes, Divine Capital founder and CEO, discusses how the markets are reacting to the fiscal cliff negotiations, and Apple's weakness.