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Debating who is more electable: Mitt Romney or Rick Santorum, with Matt K. Lewis, Daily Caller; Tony Fratto, fmr. White House deputy press secy.; and David Freddoso, The Washington Examiner.
Debating whether Tim Carney, Washington Examiner, got his facts straight in his latest piece on populism, taxes, blue collar workers, and Rick Santorum, with CNBC's Larry Kudlow.
Discussing why the Federal Reserve is forecasting interest rates and whether there is the likelihood of another round of quantitative easing, with Randy Kroszner, Univ. of Chicago professor.
Discussing whether a bailout plan would be good for banks, with Dick Bove, Rochdale Securities.
Is the Obama administration planning a massive refinancing bailout, and what are the risks to banks? James Pethokoukis, American Enterprise Institute, and Jared Bernstein, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, discuss.
Debating whether the Republican candidates are sending out a clear message on jobs and the economy, with Sen. David Vitter, (R-LA); Rep. Jason Chaffetz, (R-UT); Rep. Gregory Meeks, (D-NY); and Rep. Nan Hayworth, (R-NY).
CNBC's Hampton Pearson has the details on Obama's three new recess appointments, and debating whether the President is waging war against Congressional Republicans, with Phil Kerpen, Americans for Prosperity, and Jared Bernstein, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities.
Dan Mitchell, Cato Institute senior fellow discusses the possibility of Mitt Romney imposing a value added tax, if he is elected president.
Will stocks stay in rally mode, and is an economic rebound brewing? Phil Orlando, Federated Investors, and Doug Kass, Seabreeze Partners, weigh in.
WNBC's Jonathan Dienst, reports iPhone sales hurt Verizon Wireless' profit margins; the American car industry had it's best year since 2008; Liz Claiborne is changing its name to Fifth and Pacific; and Eastman Kodak could be on the verge of bankruptcy.
GOP presidential candidate, Ron Paul discusses his ideas on what defines a conservative, third party candidates, the U.S. economy, and spending in Washington.
Chuck Todd, NBC News has the latest details on the Iowa shake-up of the GOP field, and discussing the differences between the candidates, with Jen Psaki, fmr. White House deputy comm. dir.; Phil Musser, fmr. Romney 2008 campaign advisor; and Sara Fagen, DDC Advocacy partner. Also, Robert Costa, National Review reports on Rick Santorum's chances against Mitt Romney, going into New Hampshire.
Discussing the lessons learned from Iowa for Republicans and Democrats, with Ari Melber, The Nation Magazine, and Kevin Madden, JDA Frontline.
CNBC's John Harwood has the update on the Iowa caucuses.
J.C Watts, Watts Partners, discusses Newt Gingrich's showing in Iowa, and a look at the GOP strategy, as the candidates finish up in Iowa and head to New Hampshire, with Howard Dean, former DNC chairman, and Michael Steele, former RNC chairman.
Will stocks stay in rally mode? Discussing how to trade this market, with Mike Holland, Holland & Company.
Discussing why New Hampshire's most influential newspaper endorsed Newt Gindgrich's candidacy, and Jon Huntsman's campaign in the Granite State, with Andrew Cline, New Hampshire Union-Leader.
Discussing GOP candidate, Mitt Romney's lead in New Hampshire, with Sen. Kelly Ayotte, (R-NH), and CNBC's Eamon Javers reports how Iowa's caucus is turning out to be a model for this election season's ad campaigns.
Ralph Reed, Faith & Freedom Coalition provides perspective on the Iowa caucuses, and Rick Santorum's strategy.
Discussing the likely outcome of the Iowa caucus and a look ahead to New Hampshire's GOP primary and Mitt Romney's big lead there, with James Pethokoukis, American Enterprise Institute; Bob Lutz, fmr. General Motors vice chairman; and Mort Zuckerman, New York Daily News publisher. Also, an update from Iowa, with Robert Costa, Nation Review.