Squawk on the Street Squawk Recovery Watch

  • Is the economy finally kicking into gear? CNBC viewers are seeing some positive signs of recovery in their local economies.

  • Is the economy finally kicking into gear? CNBC viewers are seeing some positive signs of recovery in their local economies.

  • CNBC viewers are seeing positive signs in their local economies. Do they signal a turnaround for the economy as a whole?

  • When will the overall economy catch up with Wall Street? Squawk Box anchors Joe Kernen and Carl Quintanilla discuss the issue with Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn.

  • Given the economic difficulties still lingering in the United States, should health care have taken a backseat to jobs on Capitol Hill? Sen. Evan Bayh, D-Indiana, discusses the issue.

  • While the stimulus worked in averting a depression, that doesn't mean more stimulus would be effective in improving the economy today, according to Pimco CEO and Co-CIO Mohamed El-Erian.

  • Most Americans believe the United States is still in a recession according to a recent NBC/Wall Street Journal poll. That in spite of a report saying the recession ended in June, 2009.  Squawk Box viewers are mirroring that sentiment, though there are some points of light.