October 18th, 2013
06:17 PM ET

The countdown to crisis continues

Congress narrowly avoided a default disaster. But only by extending its own deadline: just more short-term thinking about long-term problems. Christine Romans, John King and Greg Valliere forecast what the next round will look like in February.


Filed under: Business • Debt Ceiling • Economy
October 18th, 2013
05:33 PM ET

Is the GOP still the party of business?

Tea party conservatism has contaminated the Republican brand. Has the faction’s hand in the debt crisis alienated big business from the party for good? Christine Romans asks David Frum and  Will Cain.


Filed under: Business • Debt Ceiling • Economy
October 18th, 2013
05:02 PM ET

Congress kicked the can... but it has a price

How has the financial community reacted to the American debt fiasco? Maggie Lake, Richard Quest, and Zain Asher join Christine Romans with some answers.

October 18th, 2013
04:32 PM ET

Snowe: Tea Party goals are "irrational"

Christine Romans sat down with former Republican senator Olympia Snowe to discuss divides in the GOP, fiscal responsibility, and the important roles women play in politics.

October 17th, 2013
01:33 PM ET

Four reasons debt deal isn't so great

Congratulations on barely avoiding a crisis of your own creation, Congress. Christine Romans isn't impressed and explains why there's plenty more work to do.

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Filed under: Christine Romans • Debt Ceiling • Economy • Politics • Your Money
October 16th, 2013
11:25 AM ET

Warren Buffett: “We can’t just keep playing this sort of game”

Moments after news of a possible debt ceiling deal in the Senate, Poppy Harlow was live with Warren Buffett for his reaction.

October 11th, 2013
05:24 PM ET

Damage already done

Who will pay for the current political fiasco? Perhaps Republican debt deniers, but most likely the economy. Christine Romans asks Candy Crowley and Ken Rogoff to weigh in.


Filed under: Christine Romans • Debt Ceiling • Economy • Politics • Your Money
October 11th, 2013
04:32 PM ET

Businesses to Washington: This has to end

Frank Keating says small businesses want Congress to stop threatening default and start compromising. Christine Romans asks a former Republican governor if businesses might shift their support towards more moderate GOP candidates because of debt debacle.

October 11th, 2013
04:20 PM ET

Washington goes all in on the economy

Once again Washington is betting with the economy: is it a stake too high for the country to sustain? Fareed Zakaria tells Christine Romans why the current stalemate in Washington is so dangerous.


Filed under: Business • Debt Ceiling • Economy • Government Shutdown • Your Money
October 11th, 2013
03:35 PM ET

The Brady Bunch: Washington edition

Strained relationships, memories of better times, tiffs over money: Wendy Walsh and Christine Romans ask if Congress and Obama will ever say "I do" to a compromise?

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