Politics

Learn about the most important political developments in Washington and elsewhere that affect investors.

Global stock markets are the ultimate "risk on" asset. When the U.S. stock market does well, global markets...

As we start a new year, I imagine, as John Lennon did in his famous song, a world...

Finally, the fiscal cliff has been resolved—sort of. Unfortunately, the patchwork solution on the tax side of the...

The American people have spoken, and more than half of the electorate chose President Obama to continue leading...

At Wednesday night's Social Entrepreneurship Awards dinner sponsored by the Manhattan Institute, honoree Brian Lamb of C-SPAN said...

With Obama’s second term now assured after yesterday’s election, world markets kept on keepin’ on, virtually shrugging their...

"Wall Street may not cheer, but Obama's been good for stocks." -- Jeff Sommer, New York Times (October...

Over the past couple of trading days, there have been a lot of fireworks in the equity markets....

The second presidential debate that took place last night showed a feistier President Obama than in the first...