Jake Novak joined CNBC in September, 2012 as the supervising producer of "The Kudlow Report." In 2015, he became the supervising producer of "Power Lunch." Prior to joining CNBC, Novak co-created and oversaw the "Varney and Company" program on FOX Business Network along with anchor Stuart Varney. He also spent seven years at CNN, producing financial news programs including launching the successful "In the Money" show with anchor Jack Cafferty. Novak has a bachelor's degree in political science from Columbia University and a masters degree from Northwestern's Medill School of Journalism.
Critics who blasted Trump for excessive fearmongering in his GOP convention speech are being ridiculous, says Jake Novak. Here's why.
If you tuned in for Ted Cruz's speech at the GOP convention, you didn't just witness a speech—you watched a man end his political career.
Political decorum is out the window in this campaign. Get ready for more pit bull attacks on Clinton at the GOP convention. Next up: Gingrich, Cruz and Rubio.
The Clinton campaign will soon be dealing with plagiarism problems of it own.
Melania Trump has captured a lot of the headlines but here's why Rudy Giuliani's speech was the big moment of day one, says Jake Novak.
It's clear from the "60 Minutes" interview what role running mate Mike Pence will play in Trump's campaign, says Jake Novak.
Analysts say there is still more pain ahead for energy stocks, after Exxon Mobil and Chevron posted dismal quarterly results.
Hillary Clinton failed to close the deal with that convention speech and left the door wide open for Trump to win in November, says Jake Novak.
The economy grew far less than expected as inventories fell for the first time since 2011, but a surge in spending pointed to underlying strength.
Gold hit a near three-week high on Friday after much slower-than-expected U.S. economic growth weighed on the dollar.