NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - Move over Congress. Move over President Obama. Bill Clinton is back - and he has a lot of economy-fixing ideas.
The elder Democratic statesman has crammed his latest book - called "Back to Work" - with dozens upon dozens of policy prescriptions designed to get the economy back on track.
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) – Rick Perry has an economic plan. He wants the federal government to spend less money, and he wants huge tax cuts.
Oh, and a balanced budget by 2020.
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) – After giving President Obama's economic stimulus plan something less than an enthusiastic endorsement, House Republicans will offer their own ideas Thursday for getting the economy back on track.
House Speaker John Boehner will deliver the plan, dubbed "Liberating America's Economy" in an early afternoon speech to the Economic Club of Washington.
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - The Federal Reserve. It's the one institution almost every Republican presidential hopeful loves to hate.
And during the latest CNN debate, the candidates came to play, attacking the central bank with rhetorical broadsides usually reserved for enemies of the state.
New York (CNNMoney) – The economy is in the dumps. Growth is slowing. The housing market remains depressed. Job creation has stopped.
Can a stimulus package of roughly $300 billion in spending and tax cuts get things back on track?
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - Now is the time for action.
That's the message the White House is bringing to Congress as lawmakers return to work this week.
In a major speech Thursday night, President Obama is expected to argue that the government must do more to spur job growth, investment and economic expansion.
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) – Rick Perry is not a fan of Social Security - or is he?
The Texas governor and 2012 presidential candidate wrote in his 2010 book "Fed Up!" that the program is a "crumbling monument to the failure of the New Deal" that has been wrongly assigned a "mythical notion of salvation."
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) – Warren Buffett will host a fundraiser for President Obama next month in New York City, the Berkshire Hathaway CEO told CNNMoney on Thursday.
With the 2012 election season just around the corner, the campaign to put Obama back in the White House for a second term is well underway - and it's not unusual for the campaign to boost the president's drawing power by allowing him to share the stage with a well known benefactor.
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - President Michele Bachmann has a promise: $2 gas.
"Under President Bachmann you will see gasoline come down below $2 a gallon again," Bachmann told a crowd Tuesday in South Carolina. "That will happen."
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - After months of political wrangling, lawmakers have managed to pass a bill that raises the debt ceiling and cuts spending.
Now for the hard part.
Congress cut spending, but still has to decide which programs and agencies will receive less money.