November 15th, 2013
03:08 PM ET

Is America in decline?

Christine Romans sits down with CNN veterans Christiane Amanpour and Candy Crowley to discuss the world's perception of America since the government shutdown.

October 25th, 2013
04:02 PM ET

Les Gold tells Washington how to seal a deal

Last time Les joined us he showed off his best negotiating tips on the streets of New York. Now he's back with more deal-making pointers. But this time he's teaching Washington. Christine Romans enlists the star of truTV's "Hardcore Pawn" in her mission to pave Washington's path to compromise.

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 4th, 2013
07:26 PM ET

The Congress that cried wolf

Are we too used to threats of catastrophe from Capitol Hill that we no longer pay attention? Christine Romans asks John King and Keith McCullough whether Americans are numb to the real dangers of hitting the debt ceiling.


Filed under: Business • Debt Ceiling • Government Shutdown • Your Money
October 4th, 2013
07:20 PM ET

Ransom note: Obamacare for the economy

Has the American government been held hostage by members of Congress? Christine Romans talks with, John Avlon, Rana Foroohar, and hostage negotiator Chriss Voss.


Filed under: Debt Ceiling • Economy • Government Shutdown • Your Money
October 4th, 2013
03:52 PM ET

Preschoolers shut out by the shutdown

Head Start programs across the country have shut their doors to over 1000 children. Zain Asher explains how these preschools are another casualty of the government shutdown.


Filed under: Debt Ceiling • Government Shutdown • Your Money
October 3rd, 2013
05:34 PM ET

Debt ceiling, tough choices

By October 17, the U.S. government may not be able to pay all its bills. Christine Romans explains who might not get paid.

October 2nd, 2013
03:05 PM ET

Government shutdown vs. debt ceiling

The government shutdown is bad for the economy. But failing to raise the debt ceiling by Oct. 17  would be catastrophic. Christine Romans explains what could happen.


Filed under: Christine Romans • Debt Ceiling • Economy • Government Shutdown • Politics