Politics and Government

Politicians are spending a lot of money on advertisements and as Julia Boorstin tells us some major companies are the big winners.

Investors are keeping a close eye on the nation’s capital on the impeachment inquiry. Steve Liesman reports how there is a new survey out on its impact on the economy.

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Tuesday pushed back on House Democrats’ attempt to depose State Department officials as part of the ongoing impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump.

California Gov. Gavin Newsom signed a bill Monday allowing college athletes to get paid for endorsement deals — a move that defied collegiate athletic leaders who say the change could upend amateur sports.

The Senate would have to take up impeachment of President Donald Trump if the House effectively votes to charge the president, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Monday.

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Friday that Attorney General William Barr has “gone rogue” in his handling of a whistleblower complaint that led her to launch an impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump.

The Manhattan District Attorney’s office told a federal judge it has struck a deal with President Donald Trump’s lawyers to press pause on a subpoena for his tax returns.

Impeachment talks and trade concerns loom over the market as investors closely watch developments in the nation’s capital. Ylan Mui has more for us from Capitol Hill.

The House Intelligence Committee on Thursday released a redacted version of the whistleblower complaint that has embroiled President Donald Trump in an impeachment inquiry and clouded his political future.

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi cautioned Thursday against rushing to impeach President Donald Trump even as she said the president “betrayed ” his oath of office.

Ylan Mui reports on the continued drama going on in the nation’s capital as the impeachment inquiry divides Washington.

President Donald Trump asked Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelensky to “look into” former Vice President Joe Biden and his son Hunter, according to a White House memorandum of a July phone call released Wednesday.

Speaker Nancy Pelosi said she still hopes to work with President Donald Trump on a bill to lower prescription drug prices even after launching a formal impeachment inquiry the day before.

Negotiators from more than a hundred countries are working behind the scenes in Geneva, Switzerland, to keep a governing body over global mail intact.

Investors shouldn’t worry about what a formal impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump could mean for his current term or even his re-election chances, Wall Street investment banks advised clients this week.