Democrats want the IRS and FTC to investigate tax software giants for allegedly steering customers away from free tax preparation options.
More Americans say they are likely to oppose rather than support President Donald Trump in the 2020 presidential election because of his handling of health care, according to a new ABC/Washington Post poll.
The U.S. has roughly $1.57 trillion in student debt — the U.S. government holds more than 90 percent of it. Some Democrats want to make that, or at least a large portion of it, disappear. But is it a good idea?
The U.S. has roughly $1.57 trillion in student debt. Some Democrats want to make that, or at least a large portion of it, disappear. The idea of canceling student debt has been gaining steam with 2020 candidates vying for the votes of young college-educated Americans. But what would it actually take to erase a big chunk of government-held student debt, and is it really a good idea? Watch the video to hear what experts and students think about plans to forgive student debt.
Former U.S. Senators Heidi Heitkamp and Judd Gregg join "Squawk Box" to discuss how the Democrats may fare in the 2020 election against President Trump.
The first primary isn't until February, but there's no shortage of Democratic contenders hoping to take on President Trump in 2020.
Booker's so-called baby bonds proposal, which has quickly become a centerpiece of his campaign, would provide every child born in the U.S. with a $1,000 savings account.
Elizabeth Warren, Andrew Yang and other proponents of forgiving student debt argue it will jolt the economy. But it may not benefit who you think.
Nearly every candidate support federal legalization of recreational marijuana and many call for expunging federal charges for those prosecuted.
Wall Street, finance executives bet early on a range of Democratic presidential candidates, even as contenders seek distance from big-money donors.
In front of a Pennsylvania crowd, Sanders made his case for a government-run health-care plan and responded to criticism that it would end private insurance.
Roughly 66% of students support the move.
CNBC's John Harwood sat down with 2020 candidate Pete Buttigieg to discuss economic change and his approach to fixing problems in the system today.
April 10- U.S. lawmakers proposed a bill on Wednesday that would require major tech companies to detect and remove any discriminatory biases embedded in their computer models, underscoring Washington's growing interest in regulating Silicon Valley. Senator Cory Booker and Representative Yvette Clarke, both Democrats, joined Wyden in introducing the bill,...
The Sanders plan, similar to his 2017 proposal that languished in the Senate, would largely eliminate private insurance and shift all Americans into a Medicare- based government-run healthcare plan that Republicans have criticized as too costly and radical. The bill has 14 Democratic co-sponsors in the Senate, including four of his presidential rivals-...
The announcement comes amid reports that the progressive Massachusetts Democrat is struggling to raise money after shunning traditional sources of big dollar donations.
Sen. Bernie Sanders introduced a new "Medicare for All" bill that would create a government-run system to cover all Americans.
"I've put out eleven years of my tax returns because no one should ever have to guess who their elected officials are working for. Doing this should be law," Warren said.
Booker may have exceeded his fundraising expectations, but his campaign still trails behind the other candidates.
Nearly all of the 15-plus Democrats who have launched 2020 campaigns have showed up to the civil rights organization's annual conference.