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Cliff Kincaid, Accurarcy in Media, says Al Jazeera is a threat to U.S. national security. And Jimmy Williams, Democratic strategist; Sara Fagen, former White House political director; and Matt Welch, Reason Magazine, weigh in.
Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) became the first Texas Senator of Latino decent today, and discusses ways in which he wants to fix fiscal, economic and immigration challenges facing the country. Tamar Jacoby, Immigration Works USA president and Mark Krikorian, Center For Immigration Studies executive director, weigh in.
A recession may have been averted, but you can't tax your way into prosperity.
The debt ceiling debate is beginning, and many in Washington are talking about a government shutdown, with Steve McMahon, Democratic Strategist and Kate Obenshain, Former Virginia Republican Party Chair.
CNBC's Larry Kudlow takes a look at where the market stands ahead of the big jobs report Friday morning.
What might pressure the markets in 2013, with Rebecca Patterson, Bessemer Trust CIO and Michael Ozanian, Forbes Magazine executive editor; and Art Laffer, Laffer Investments, weighs in.
Discussing a Congressional tax travesty buried inside the "fiscal cliff" deal, with Tim Carney, Washington Examiner.
Speaker Boehner was re-elected, but 9 GOP members voted against him. Rep. Jim Bridenstine (R-OK) and Robert Costa, National Review, share their opinions on today's action.
Sen. Richard Shelby told CNBC he voted against the "fiscal cliff" deal it moves us from one crisis to another crisis in "less than" eight weeks.
Speaker Boehner adjourned Congress without addressing the aid for Sandy victims, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers. Rep. Charlie Rangel (D-NY) and Rep. Mick Mulvaney (R-SC), share their opinions on the $9 billion in Sandy aid that will be voted on this Friday.
CNBC's Kelly Evans reports the how market's fared on the first day of the New Year; and Don Luskin, Trend Macro; Jack Bouroudjian, Bull and Bear Partners; and Sen. Ron Johnson (R-WI), discuss the market's reaction to the deal, and the latest in Washington.
Discussing what President Obama's top priorities in 2013 might be, with Karen Finney, The Hill columnist; Jennifer Rubin, Washington Post; and Peter Suderman, Reason Magazine.
CNBC Larry Kudlow's take on the "fiscal cliff" deal, saying Washington must understand spending is the real problem for deficits and debt; and Jared Bernstein, Center on Budget & Policy Priorities and Jim Pethokoukis, American Enterprise Institute, weigh in.
CNBC's John Harwood reports Speaker Boehner has had a rough couple of weeks, with the controversy over Hurricane Sandy and the rejection of Plan B; and Ron Meyer, American Majority Action and Robert Costa, National Review, weigh in on the Boehner drama.
CNBC's Bertha Coombs reports Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has been released from the hospital tonight after being treated for a blood clot.
A bipartisan furor erupted after House Republican leadership decided to allow the current term of Congress to end without holding a vote on aid for victims of Superstorm Sandy.
Should the Republicans support the proposed "fiscal cliff" bill? Keith Boykin, Former Clinton White House Aide; Larry Elder, author and radio talk show host; and Roger Stone, Republican Strategist, share their opinions.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports members of the Congress were told to remain in an accessible state tonight; and Robert Reich, Former Labor Secretary and Steve Moore, author of "Return to Prosperity," weigh in.
CNBC's Kelly Evans reports how the markets fared in 2012, and the impact the "fiscal cliff" talks are having on stocks.
Insight on a possible vote on the "fiscal cliff," with Sen. Jerry Moran (R-KS). "If sequestration is going to be postponed, it's going to be payed for by reduced spending elsewhere," he says.