Rick Perry


  • Will Tax Reform Dominate 2012     Friday, 21 Oct 2011 | 7:00 PM ET

    Will flat tax reform dominate the 2012 election? Joy Reid, TheGrio.com, Mark Simone, WABC Radio; and James Pethokoukis, AEI, weigh in.

  • Inside the Flat Tax Plans     Friday, 21 Oct 2011 | 2:14 PM ET

    CNBC's John Harwood with a look inside the numbers of two competing flat tax plans from Rick Perry and Herman Cain.

  • Perry: Is the Flat Tax His Comeback?     Thursday, 20 Oct 2011 | 7:33 PM ET

    Discussing whether Gov. Perry's new tax plan will launch his comeback, with Robert Costa, National Review, and debating whether a flat tax will work to juice the economy, with James Pethokoukis, American Institute Economics, and Jared Bernstein, Center on Budget & Policy Priorities.

  • Herman Cain's 9-9-9: Bathroom Reading? Thursday, 20 Oct 2011 | 4:47 PM ET
    Herman Cain

    9-9-9 Plan is perfect in that it so simple, it sells itself.

  • Republican Fight Night     Wednesday, 19 Oct 2011 | 7:00 PM ET

    Robert Costa, National Review political reporter, with an overview from Tuesday night's GOP debate, and discussing whether Mitt Romney is the undisputed front runner, with Phil Kerpen, Americans for Prosperity; Dana Milbank, Washington Post columnist; and Mona Charen, syndicated columnist.

  • Wall St. Donates Twice as Much to Romney as Obama Monday, 17 Oct 2011 | 11:58 AM ET

    Wall Street loves Mitt Romney almost twice as much as it loves President Barack Obama, a new analysis of campaign finance reports shows.

  • Romney Beating Obama to Wall Street's Cash Sunday, 16 Oct 2011 | 8:35 AM ET
    Financial professionals work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange at midday as President Obama gives a speech about Wall Street financial reform.

    It is no secret that the relationship between President Obama and Wall Street has chilled. A striking measure of that is the latest campaign finance reports, the New York Times reports.

  • Will Herman Cain Take the GOP Lead?     Friday, 14 Oct 2011 | 7:00 PM ET

    Debating whether GOP presidential candidate, Herman Cain, can capitalize on his 9-9-9 tax reform plan and capture the nomination, with Bernard Whitman, Whitman Insight Strategies; James Petholoukis, AEI economics columnist; and Ann Coulter, syndicated columnist.

  • Herman Cain

    If done right, Herman Cain’s proposal to replace all federal taxes with a 9 percent income tax, 9 percent national sales tax, and 9 percent corporate tax makes good economic sense.

  • Perry: Energy Plan Will Create 1.2 Million Jobs Thursday, 13 Oct 2011 | 10:03 PM ET

    Republican presidential hopeful Rick Perry wants to dramatically increase oil and gas exploration and in the process create more than a million jobs, the candidate told Larry Kudlow.

  • Gov. Rick Perry One-on-One     Thursday, 13 Oct 2011 | 7:31 PM ET

    Discussing energy and jobs, with GOP presidential candidate, Gov. Rick Perry.

  • Poll Shocker: Herman Cain Leads the Pack     Wednesday, 12 Oct 2011 | 7:30 PM ET

    Discussing the winners and losers from Tuesday's night GOP debate, and whether this is Mitt Romney's race to lose, with Tony Fratto, Hamilton Place Strategies; Richard Socarides, former senior advisor to President Clinton; and Mike Flynn, BigGovernment.com.

  • Republican Primary Debate Preview     Tuesday, 11 Oct 2011 | 7:49 PM ET

    A look at whether tonight's GOP debate is do-or-die for Gov. Rick Perry, with David Goodfriend, SiriusXM "Left Jab" co-host; Mark Simone, WABC Radio talk show host; and Deroy Murdock, Scripps Howard news service.

  • One-on-One with Herman Cain     Thursday, 6 Oct 2011 | 7:18 PM ET

    Herman Cain, republican presidential candidate, defends his decision to enter the race for the White House, and provides insight on what makes him stand out from his political rivals.

  • Chris Christie's Not Running, Now What?     Tuesday, 4 Oct 2011 | 7:00 PM ET

    Discussing which potential GOP candidate has the best chance against President Obama in the 2012 election, with Robert Costa, National Review; Dan Gerstein, Gotham Ghostwriters; and Mona Charen, syndicated columnist.

  • Texas Governor Rick Perry

    In a new salvo against Warren Buffett, Republican presidential candidate Rick Perry accused the Omaha billionaire of not understanding what's happening in the "real world" when he calls for higher tax rates on Americans making more than $1 million a year.

  • Texas Governor Rick Perry

    Ben Bernanke no longer would be the Federal Reserve chairman and the central bank would be out of the money-printing business under a Rick-Perry run White House, the Texas governor told CNBC.

  • Will New Jersey's governor enter the race for President? A look at the GOP frontrunners for the White House, with David Corn, Mother Jones; Kevin Madden, JDA Frontline; and Mark Simone, WABC Radio.

  • What Do You Do When All Else Fails? Thursday, 22 Sep 2011 | 2:30 PM ET

    The market is tanking. The economy is headed for a double-dip. What's your move, America?

  • GOP Rivals Pound Away at Perry     Tuesday, 13 Sep 2011 | 7:29 PM ET

    Debating whether Gov. Rick Perry is electable and which GOP candidate is likely to face President Obama in the 2012 presidential election, with James Pethokoukis, Reuters BreakingViews; Sam Seder, "The Majority Report" host, and Mark Simone, WABC Radio talk show host.