Falling oil prices aren't going to crush the economy, says Larry Kudlow. So let's let's stop with the doomsday talk!» Read More
WNBC's Jonathan Dienst reports the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has closed its two month investigation of the Chey Volt, saying there is no reason to believe the car poses a fire risk, and Wal-Mart promoted Rosalind Brewer as president and CEO of its Sam's Club Warehouse chain. Brewer is the first female and African-American to run one of Wal-Mart's three business divisions.
Robert Costa, National Review reports the latest poll numbers ahead of the South Carolina primary, and debating whether Newt Gingrich or Mitt Romney is the better candidate to face President Obama in the election, with Kellyanne Conway, The Polling Company, and fmr Rep.Rick Lazio, (R-NY).
Discussing how to play this market and whether there is an economic rebound brewing, with Mike Holland, Holland & Company; Michael Farr, Farr, Miller & Washington; and Don Luskin, Trend Macro.
Debating whether the GOP will reverse the Keystone decision, and partisan politics on Capitol Hill, with Rep. Charlie Rangell, (D-NY), and Rep. David Schweikert, (R-AZ).
Discussing the nation's food stamp program and politics, with Jared Bernstein, Center on Budget & Policy Priorities, and Dan Mitchell, CATO Institute.
Alex Pourbaix, TransCanada president of energy & oil pipelines, discusses the company's plans to move ahead with the pipeline project despite the White House rejection, saying "it does appear we have to do a little more work on this but if we have shippers' support, we would have the opportunity to potentially move forward on segments of the pipeline, before we finalize the Presidential permit for the cross border portion of the pipeline."
Discussing the outcome of a possible debt deal in Greece and its impact on euro zone banks, with Dan Speckhard, former U.S. Ambassador to Greece.
The market rally is shaping up to be the best start to a new year in more than a decade. So, how do investors play this run-up? Brian Kelly, Shelter Harbor Capital, and Jeffrey Kleintop, LPL , Financial, provide perspective.
CNBC's Bertha Coombs has the rundown on Thursday's earnings reports, including tech giants; Google, Microsoft, Intel and IBM. Also, GM is once again the world's top selling auto maker, but its competitor, Ford, is giving out bonuses and raises to salaried workers.
Debating whether Newt Gingrich or Mitt Romney is a better candidate to run against President Obama, with Rep. Jack Kingston, (R-GA), and Sen. Rob Portman, (R-OH).
Should ABC news release the Marianne Gingrich interview before the South Carolina primary? Brent Bozell, Media Research Center founder and president, weighs in, and discussing tonight's GOP debate and the lay of the land in South Carolina, with Steve Forbes, Forbes Media chairman & editor-in-chief; Robert Shrum, Democratic strategist; and Tony Fratto, fmr. White House deputy press secy.
Robert Costa, National Review, has the latest details on an interview by Newt's ex-wife, and discussing whether Gingrich can overcome the fallout, with Steve Forbes, Forbes Media chairman & editor-in-chief; Robert Shrum, Democratic strategist; and Tony Fratto, fmr. White House deputy press secy.
Debating whether the anti-piracy bills in Congress will curtail the hijacking of online intellectual property, or give media companies too much power to shut down internet sites, with Rep. Marsha Blackburn, (R-TN), and Gary Shapiro, Consumer Electronics Association CEO.
WNBC's Jonathan Dienst reports seven people have been charged in a nearly $62 million insiders trading scheme; eBay shares soar on earnings news; AT&T is raising prices for data plans; and two dozen people are still unaccounted for in the deadly Costa Concordia cruise disaster.
Rep. Fred Upton, (R-MI), discusses whether President Obama's pipeline decision is a threat to jobs creation and energy security, with Jared Bernstein, Center on Budget & Policy Priorities, and Phil Kerpen, Americans for Prosperity.
Thomas Donohue, U.S. Chamber of Commerce president & CEO, discusses the state of American business; the U.S. economy, and the impact of President Obama's decision to stall the Keystone pipeline.
Stocks are cheap, the U.S. dollar is king, so is now the time to be bullish? Ron Kruszewski, Stifel Nicolaus & Company CEO, and Jack Bouroudjian, Index Futures Group CEO, weigh in.
NBC's Chuck Todd reports the latest polls show Gingrich gaining ground on frontrunner, Mitt Romney, with former Gov. Howard Dean, (D-VT); James Pethokoukis, American Enterprise Institute; and Tony Fratto, Hamilton Place Strategies, and discussing the "Palin Factor", with J.C. Watts, J.C. Watts Companies. Also, Romney's response to Gingrich's surge, with fmr. Sen. Jim Talent, (R-MO).
A new poll shows an 84% disapproval rating of the job Congress is doing, so is it time to throw all of them out of office? Discussing whether to expect more bipartisanship on Capitol Hill in 2012, with Rep. Peter Welch, (D-VT), and Nan Hayworth, (R-NY).
WNBC's Jonathan Dienst, reports Yahoo co-founder, Jerry Yang has resigned, with CNBC's Jon Fortt. Also, the inspector general of the SEC is leaving, and some big name websites will go dark tomorrow to protest two Congressional bills.