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Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Kentucky) has a plan that he thinks could turn the tables and give the GOP a majority in the Upper Chamber, even without Missouri.
Unpopular as he may be, Treasury man Tim Geithner did a fine job yesterday defending the government rescues of last fall — including AIG.
Larry Kudlow is outraged that Paul Ryan is talking about 'tax fairness'. “Ryan doesn’t believe in the left wing idea of tax fairness. That’s an Obama idea!”
America works even when it's tried in Western Europe, and the old world fails even when it's tried in North America.
Conventional wisdom would suggest that if the Republicans can pull ahead in the polls, the stock market will surge. But top hedge fund manager Keith McCullough warns that the Romney-Ryan ticket is starting to generate an unexpected ripple.
In the history of the republic there may not be a more unpopular, maligned -- yet successful -- federal program than the TARP program.
Vice presidential hopeful Paul Ryan gave a powerful acceptance speech that elicited repeated standing ovations. CNBC's Larry Kudlow gave him high marks for his delivery but was disappointed by his "somewhat muddled" economic growth solutions.
The Supreme Court will hear a case on executive compensation this fall, as anger over huge bonuses paid to the executives of failing firms continues to grow, the New York Times reports.
With the Republican National Convention picking up steam in Tampa, FL, House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-VA) reveals how the GOP plans to win America.
Cisco shares jumped 19 percent on the quarter, mostly on the heels of CEO John Chambers' comments at the conclusion of the company's third quarter report that trends were suggesting something positive, or at least stable, in global IT spending.
Condoleezza Rice was one of the first of 2 women ever admitted to Augusta National Golf Club, the home of the Masters tournament. So what's this golfer's handicap?
Members of Congress have come up with one idea after another to pay for covering the uninsured. But they still haven’t put together legislation that could pass. And that’s in large part because most of those ideas have a basic flaw.
In an exclusive interview on The Kudlow Report, former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice reveals if and when she thinks Israel will move against Iran.
A half-dozen senators friendly to labor have decided to drop a central provision of a bill that would have made it easier to organize workers.
In front of a spirited crowd that packed the Tampa Times Forum, Chris Christie gave a solid speech which echoed Mitt Romney's programs consisting of substantial budget cuts, tax cuts, and entitlement reform.
The business community is neither hiring, nor firing. Labor markets are frozen in regulatory amber; this will be a Jurassic Park recovery. How can we grow without more people working? The answer is: Instead of more people working, we'll get the same number of people to do more work.
Monetary authorities who once said the gold standard was a thing of the past might need to write a new chapter in the books of American financial history.
Today we saw the release of two piece of important employment data: the Challenger, Gray & Christmas monthly survey of lay-offs and the Monster Employment Index which measures on-line want ads.
In a live interview on CNBC’s Kudlow Report, Republican Conference Chairman Jeb Hensarling of Texas revealed three major changes the Street and the nation could count on, should the GOP win the White House.
With fiscal deficits now spinning out of control, Congress should keep its promise to taxpayers and use bank dividend payments to offset existing spending programs, not use it for even more new spending.