Gary Gensler was confirmed to lead the SEC on Wednesday. He promised to tackle bitcoin regulation, "gamification" of trading and board diversity.
"My view is the democratization of these markets has been fantastic," Senate Banking ranking member Pat Toomey told CNBC ahead of Tuesday's hearing.
Gary Gensler, Biden's pick to lead the SEC, said he would tackle cryptocurrency regulation, the "gamification" of trading and board diversity.
Republicans who voted to convict Trump of inciting the Jan. 6 riot in the Capitol are now facing heat from conservatives in their home states.
Dow futures rose Monday, in an advance that would exceed the 30-stock average's closing record.
Dow futures rose Monday in an advance that would exceed the 30-stock average's closing record.
The U.S. could return to full employment in 2022 if President Biden's Covid stimulus package is passed, Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said Sunday.
"My concern was there would be tremendous political pressure to misuse these," GOP Sen. Patrick Toomey told CNBC.
Democrats are criticizing GOP Sen. Pat Toomey in the hopes he will drop stipulations about the Fed's lending programs.
Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer urged Mitch McConnell to use a bipartisan coronavirus stimulus plan as a basis for relief talks.
"This could have severe consequences for the administration in trying to keep those two seats Republican," GOP pollster Frank Luntz told CNBC.
Republicans released their coronavirus stimulus plan, the HEALS Act, but now they need to find a consensus with Democrats Pelosi and Schumer.
China's national security bill would impose the communist "criminal injustice system, directly on the people of Hong Kong," Sen. Pat Toomey told CNBC on Thursday. "It's pretty essential, I think, that we respond to that."
"The Fed is not allowed to lose money. That's why our legislation is so essential," Sen. Patrick Toomey told CNBC on Monday.
"I don't want to presume in advance we have to stop this," Sen. Pat Toomey says.
Facebook needs to address the anti-competitive behaviors of its digital coin, Kevin McCarthy says.
Lockheed Martin has decided to keep the Sikorsky helicopter plant in Coatesville, Pennsylvania, open after U.S. President Donald Trump pressed it to continue operations.
The Pennsylvania senator says he would be "inclined to support" Moore for a Federal Reserve Board seat.
A solid plurality of adults in Pennsylvania, Texas and Illinois say Trump's tariffs will raise the costs of consumer goods and hurt the U.S. economy.
Trump has strongly advocated supplying "firearms adept" teachers with guns to deter potential shooters.