Republicans are focused on cutting taxes instead of deficits as they look to power a $4.1 trillion budget plan through the House on Thursday.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on the top political stories in Washington, D.C., including funding for hurricane relief, and an Iran hearing on the 2015 nuclear deal.
President Trump says in Puerto Rico that the island's devastating hurricane had thrown his administration's budget "a little out of whack."
CNBC's Contessa Brewer reports on President Trump's comments about Puerto Rico recovery efforts impacting the federal budget.
White House budget chief Mick Mulvaney moves away from the principles that made him stand out in Congress.
Republican leaders are lining up behind a tax plan that looks sure to increase the deficit, a plan that smacks of hypocrisy to some critics.
The Federal Reserve just announced it is going to start paring down its massive $4.6 trillion balance sheet.
About 60 percent in the CNBC Fed Survey say Trump should reappoint Yellen.
Some 76 percent of respondents to the CNBC Fed Survey say there will be a hike in December.
OMB Director Mick Mulvaney talks to CNBC's Eamon Javers about President Trump's dinner with Sen. Schumer and Rep. Pelosi on the status of 'Dreamers' and securing the U.S. border.
The full interview with OMB Director Mick Mulvaney.
CNBC's John Harwood reports on the Harvey relief bill passing the Senate and President Trump's obstacles to passing tax reform.
CNBC's John Harwood breaks down the conversation between President Trump and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer about repealing the debt ceiling.
Getting tax reforms or cuts through Congress this year is unlikely, says Scott Wren, senior global equity strategist, Wells Fargo Investment Institute.
David Dietze of Point View WM says Wall Street was heartened by refineries starting to come back online post-Harvey, as well as bipartisan negotiation over the debt ceiling.
CNBC Senior Contributor Larry Kudlow and Nick Johnston, Axios editor, discuss the upcoming "Big 6" meeting to discuss tax reform at the White House.
Texas Governor Greg Abbott says the state may need more than $125 billion in federal support for damages from Hurricane Harvey.
Discussions among President Donald Trump’s economic advisers over promised tax cuts for corporations and individuals have taken on new urgency.
Jim McCaughan of Principal Global Investors warns of a credit squeeze in the economy in the case the debt ceiling isn't raised.
The U.S. has raised the debt ceiling 74 times since 1962 across Republican and Democratic presidents, says Jeff Powell, managing partner, Polaris Greystone Financial Group.