Politics and Government


Navarro, a University of California, Irvine professor, will serve as director of trade and industrial policy.


Dalio describes a major ideological shift in Washington, one where Trump’s administration admires tough “can-do” businessmen.


Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida says he had “serious concerns” about Tillerson despite his business record.


The new year could get off to a tough start for the next occupant of the Oval Office. Here’s why, according to Politico’s Ben White.


As president, Trump would benefit from intelligence briefings regardless of their quality, former Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel says.


Donald Trump spent $94.5 million from Oct. 28 to Nov. 28, while Hillary Clinton spent $131.8 million in the same period


While some richer taxpayers could benefit from Trump’s proposed reforms, others may end up paying more.


Executives shouldn’t negotiate with Donald Trump from a position of weakness, Yale management expert Jeff Sonnenfeld tells CNBC.


Trump next week plans to detail how he will separate from his businesses and previously indicated he will hand them to his children.


U.S-China relations may take a turn for the worse after President-elect Donald Trump publicly insulted Beijing twice in a span of 72 hours.


As the Trump team touts a Carrier deal to help factory workers, a bill passed by the GOP-led House could undermine their efforts to add jobs.


Wilbur Ross is close to Trump and has experience across a lot of industries, said Bill Daley, who headed up Commerce under President Clinton.


Russia would defend its interests but had no intention of getting involved in any conflict as the country is in need of friends, Putin said.


“Mexico has better treaties with the rest of the world than the United States has. We’re going to fix that,” Wilbur Ross tells CNBC.


Trump’s pick for Treasury secretary, Steve Mnuchin, says the tax plan would not include an explicit cut for the upper class.