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U.S. defense officials confirm today that Iranian fighter planes fired, and missed, at a U.S. drone days before election day, with John Batchelor, The John Batchelor Show host; and Ken Heebner, Capital Growth Management, explains why he thinks a deal will be reached on the fiscal cliff.
If Park Geun-hye wins South Korea's presidential election this month, she will become the first woman to hold the country's top office, challenging stereotypes in a nation that is largely run by men in blue suits.
Despite all the talked about "skewed polls," voter polling this year proved to be almost accurate, with Ed Goeas, The Tarrance Group president & CEO.
House Chief Deputy Whip Peter Roskam, R-Ill., says both parties in Congress should be able to have a victory lap but vowed that a tax increase was not on the table.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports just how bad the fiscal cliff is, saying the CBO Report forecasts GDP would drop by 0.5 percent in 2013; and Rep. Peter Roskam (R-IL), weighs in.
President Obama wants FEMA to cover damage costs from superstorm Sandy. Amity Shlaes, author of "The Forgotten Man: A New History of The Great Depression," weighs in.
A wrap-up of the election results, with Steve Moore, Wall Street Journal; James Pethokoukis, American Enterprise Institute; and Jared Bernstein, CNBC contributor.
Willie Brown, former Mayor of San Francisco, says it is a "good idea" to raise taxes in California. "I believe it will succeed because the people blessed it," he says.
John Engler, Business Roundtable, offers insight on this year's gridlock and making 2013 better for the U.S.
Sara Fagen, CNBC contributor, explains how shifting demographics in the U.S. impacted the outcome of the election.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on House Speaker Boehner's comments about big spending cuts and tax increases. Rep. Kevin Brady, (R-TX), and Rep. Gregory Meeks, (D-NY) discuss.
In the event the US goes off the "Cliff", don’t expect the Fed to shield markets from the worst.
Insight on the Dow's declines today following yesterday's re-election of President Obama, with Henry Blodget, Business Insider; Kellyanne Conway, Gingrich 2012 Campaign; David Goldman, Macro-Strategy: and John McLaughlin, McLaughlin & Associates CEO.
It appears Dems are warming up to a GOP plan they scoffed just a week ago, before the election.
CNBC's John Harwood has the latest details on the election; and which candidate has the better fix for our economy? Steve Moore, Wall Street Journal, and Robert Reich, UC Berkeley Professor of Public Policy, share their opinions.
Jeffrey Kleintop, LPL Financial Chief Market Strategist, weighs in on the market action from the week; and CNBC's Larry Kudlow reports the Obama Administration has just authorized the Defense Logistics Agency to buy up to 12 million gallons of unleaded fuel and 10 million gallons of diesel to distribute throughout communities hit by Sandy.
Who's to blame for not getting us to full employment? Casey Mulligan, University of Chicago Professor of Economics, and Robert Reich, Former Labor Secretary and author of "Beyond Outrage," discuss.
According the polls, Mitt Romney's momentum in the presidential race continues, with Scott Rasmussen, founder and president of Rasmussen Reports.
A top congressional Republican on Thursday expressed hope that a budget deal would be reached that gives both parties some of what they want — unless it involves a tax increase.
Discussing Monday night's presidential debate, and the candidates¿ position on take-home pay, with Robert Reich, Former Labor Secretary; Keith Boykin, Former Clinton White House aide; James Pethokoukis, American Enterprise Institute; and Jennifer Rubin, Washington Post.