This development comes as Gillibrand is trying to distance herself from being associated with big money in an attempt to show that she's going to build a campaign off of small grassroots donors.
Former SEC Chairman Richard Breeden sits down with "Squawk on the Street" to discuss the ongoing shutdown and its effects on IPOs.
The 52-year-old New York Democrat made the announcement Tuesday on "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert."
Much of the U.S. government may be closed but lawmakers are still collecting paychecks.
Barr is expected to defend himself from questions about special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia probe and his belief in a president's expansive authority.
"I can tell you unequivocally that I am not talking to Senator Warren's team — or any other current or potential Presidential Candidate — about joining their campaign, and have no interest in doing so," Troy Price told CNBC.
Senator Kamala Harris outlined her vision for a unified America and also criticized President Donald Trump's border wall while promoting her new book in New York City.
Several Democratic politicians — known collectively as "the governors" — have been in contact with Wall Street's top political financiers as they each consider running for president in 2020, CNBC has learned.
After three decades with top rates below 40 percent, a big hike from today's 37 percent poses risks politically and perhaps economically.
The California businessman was one of the top donors during the 2018 congressional midterm elections. Steyer spent $120 million in support of Democratic causes last year and helped more than a dozen candidates make inroads into Congress.
The case centers on Dennis Obduskey, a Colorado man who defaulted on his $329,940 home loan in the aftermath of the 2007 financial crisis.
Sen. Elizabeth Warren is already running the table against potential Democratic primary rivals on two key issues: Corruption and transparency within the Trump administration; and making the rules of business better for employees and consumers.
The New York Democrat has gotten a mixed reaction on Wall Street, with some being hesitant to back her in what will likely be a protracted and expensive Democratic primary.
The commitment to shut down the fund comes after Warren told MSNBC's Rachel Maddow on Wednesday that she believes candidates running for the party's nomination should avoid funding their campaigns through PACs.
Trump's approval is in line with those of Bill Clinton, Ronald Reagan and Barack Obama at similar points in their presidencies. All three men were re-elected.
While 2019 has just started, the 2020 presidential season is about to kick into full swing.
Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., announced on Monday that she had formally launched an exploratory committee for a 2020 presidential bid. The former Harvard professor made the announcement in a video emailed to supporters. In the four-minute video, Warren trumpeted a message of economic fairness.
Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., announced Monday that she had formally launched an exploratory committee for a 2020 presidential bid.
Democratic megadonor Bernard Schwartz says he's had private dinners and meetings with House Speaker-designate Nancy Pelosi, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and other party officials to propose a unified economic policy platform for 2020.
If the former New York City mayor contributes that much to his own campaign, he will have one of the largest 2020 war chests and a stark advantage over the other Democratic presidential nominee hopefuls.