JFK understood that high tax rates, even on the rich, bring inequities into the nation's political economy that do not befit America's traditions.» Read More
The United States’ economy could shrink as much as 4 percentage points in the first half of 2013 if Congress fails to address the expiration of $600 billion worth of tax breaks and jobless benefits by the end of this year, according to Goldman Sachs.
What if a college did not spend its resources on sports stadiums? What if it quit the competitive "arms race" and did not build climbing walls and multimillion dollar student unions? What if a college did not spend its students’ resources on top "name brand" researchers, who undergraduates rarely see? In fact, what if there was no faculty tenure at all?
The rampant inflation in the cost of U.S. higher education since 1980 makes gasoline and healthcare price hikes over the same period look like an Indy car racing a pair of old-school Volkswagen vans.
No one expects Rep. Eric Cantor’s proposed 20 percent tax cut for small business owners to get any farther than the House. But that's not the point. This is purely a "he-said, she-said" moment where both parties take every opportunity to point out how the other side doesn't support small business.
President Obama’s recent criticism of the Republican budget plan misses the mark, former Reagan economic advisor Art Laffer told Larry Kudlow Thursday.
If you’re among those sellers running for the sidelines, Larry Kudlow thinks you’re making a big mistake.
Congressman Bobby Rush got kicked off the House floor for wearing a hoodie in protest of the killing of Trayvon Martin. In an interview with CNBC's Larry Kudlow, he said it a proper protest, a voice of the people, but Kudlow said it was disrespectful and made a mockery of "the people's House."
Jack Welch has been extremely vocal in his skepticism of the latest jobs data. On CNBC's Kudlow Report he explained why he just can't keep quiet on the issue.
President Obama's health care law, now in front of the U.S. Supreme Court, will cause an implosion of the health care system and an implosion of our public debt, Ryan told Larry Kudlow.
An incident in Philadelphia has sparked outrage among Republicans, after a student claims she was humiliated by a teacher for wearing a Romney-Ryan T-shirt to class.
As the U.S. Supreme Court hears arguments over President Obama’s health care law, the biggest issue is over whether the individual insurance requirement is constitutional. However, according to former Senate Majority Leader Tom Daschle, there is already a mandate in place, so tossing it out won’t solve the nation’s health care problems.
In the next debate President Obama and VP Biden will have to face tough questions about Libya, and the public might not like what they hear.
Traders should welcome the SEC's plan to investigate high-frequency trading, Themis Trading’s Joe Saluzzi said on CNBC.
By all accounts Mitt Romney emerged on top after Wednesday’s debate. Now can he keep the momentum going all the way into Election Day?
GOP presidential candidate Ron Paul is not ready to throw in the towel and doesn’t think his competitors should yet either, he told CNBC Thursday.
We watch political debates hoping the candidates say something new. They rarely do. Zzzzzz. So why watch if they're just going to say the same old thing? To take part in a national drinking game.
SandRidge Energy CEO Tom Ward says with the oil renaissance going on, the Keystone XL Pipeline is important.
Hours before the first Presidential debate, Ann Romney told supporters that her husband Mitt succeeds at everything he takes on. Larry Kudlow sure hopes she's right.
The United States is on the verge of a new industrial revolution as the result of a domestic energy boom, Citigroup’s head of global commodities research said Wednesday.
Sure there’s a solid month until Election Day, but for all intents and purposes, the race for the White House may be over tomorrow.