Lori Ann LaRocco is senior editor of guests for CNBC business news. She coordinates high profile interviews and special multi-million dollar on-location productions for all shows on the network. Her specialty is in politics, working with titans of industry. LaRocco is the author of "Opportunity Knocking" (Agate Publishing 2014), "Dynasties of the Sea: The Ships and Entrepreneurs Who Ushered in the Era of Free Trade" (Marine Money 2012) and "Thriving in the New Economy: Lessons from Today's Top Business Minds" (Wiley 2010).
LaRocco has been working at the network since 2000. Her track record has garnered the trust and respect from Wall Street rainmakers to Washington. Establishing relationships with some of the best in business, LaRocco's contacts have told her first of business deals in the billions of dollars, enabling CNBC to break the news first.
Prior to joining CNBC, LaRocco was an anchor, reporter and assignment editor in various local news markets around the country.
U.S. aluminum producers offer alternatives to Trump's proposed 10 percent tariff on aluminum imports, including targeting China.
A Department of Defense memo supports findings that steel and aluminum imports impair U.S. national security.
The Commerce Department is recommending that President Trump slap quotas or tariffs on foreign steel and aluminum producers.
Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross recommends to President Trump options to deal with aluminum and steel dumping in the U.S., sources told CNBC.
In its quarterly survey, the National Association of Manufacturers found 94.6 percent of CEOs were positive about their company's outlook.
An exclusive note from George W. Bush's former economic advisor accuses the tax committee of "playing games" to thwart the tax bill.
Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross, For the first time since 1991, self-initiated anti-dumping duty and countervailing duty cases against China.
Here's the 37 major deals signed between U.S. and Chinese companies during President Trump's trip through Asia.
Republican Larry Lindsey characterizes recent comments made by liberal economists as "economic name-calling."
The supply chain that had been suffering serious logistical issues last week, showed some positive signs of improvement over the weekend.
Eric Dezenhall says the public adored Obama after he credited his 2008 election in part to social media.
"Things are not going to get better between the U.S. and Russia in the near term," Russia expert Evelyn Farkas says.
"They didn't rob a 7-Eleven, where they would go to jail. They robbed us," CNBC's Jim Cramer says.
The FDA will soon take steps aimed at curbing e-cigarette use among younger people, FDA chief Dr. Scott Gottlieb says.
Chicago Fed President Charles Evans weighs in on February's strong jobs report.
CNBC's Steve Liesman and Chicago Fed President Charles Evans talk about February's strong numbers and weighs in on the economy, monetary policy and interest rates.
Anastasia Amoroso, J.P. Morgan Private Bank; Kate Moore, BlackRock, and Beth Ann Bovino, S&P Global Ratings, provide insight to Friday's jobs report from the U.S. Labor Department.
Katie Rae, The Engine CEO talks about "taking bets" and opportunities in big areas of tech innovation such as aerospace, advanced materials and biotech. And Ash Carter, former Defense secretary and Harvard/MIT technologist, weighs in.
Darren Woods, Exxon Mobil chairman and CEO, talks about the challenges of running a business once run by Rex Tillerson, and why diversification is an important component in the company's business strategy.
Bud Konheim, Nicole Miller CEO, shares his thoughts on how tariffs are likely to impact the retail industry.
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