Nobody really likes government shutdowns. But sometimes you have to make a point, says Larry Kudlow.» Read More
Forget the pundits — look at what happened to the Intrade political futures market, tracing Sarah Palin withdrawal futures in real time, as Palin debated Joe Biden. They are now lower than Biden withdrawal futures. When people have their money on the line, they think a little more clearly, in my experience. Palin did well.
Expiration of the Bush-era tax cuts for annual incomes above $250,000 in a weak economy will translate to layoffs, Sen. Jim DeMint claimed Tuesday on CNBC.
A Louisiana political wag famously said “Vote for the adulterer; it’s important’. He was referring to a congressional face off between a highly corrupt machine politician, and a reformer who had once consorted with prostitutes.
I just got off the phone with Ed Lazear (Chairman of the President's Council of Economic Advisors), and he made a good case for the severity of the crisis, esp. negative interest rate on t bills.
President Obama is presiding over an economic recovery that is “dead last in the modern era,” Texas Congressman Kevin Brady said Friday on CNBC.
Did we think that changing those rules in a flurry of legislative retribution would not have tremendously disruptive effects on those balance sheets?
Mitt Romney needs to “give people a choice” to succeed in his White House bid against President Barack Obama, former Mississippi Gov. Haley Barbour said Thursday on CNBC.
I’m sure you haven’t forgotten, but today is 9/11. Ordinary people remember even if the media elite will give this anniversary small coverage.
Chief Justice John Roberts may have switched his vote to save the Affordable Care Act last week, prompting dismay from one of the attorneys leading the challenge against the law.
There are better places to fish for explanations of the recent downturn in the market.
A day after the U.S. Supreme Court upheld the constitutionality of the Obama administration’s Affordable Care Act, Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback said he had no plans to implement provisions of the health care law.
There’s no way you get women at the top if you make ‘experience’ the summum bonum of leadership.
Hours after the U.S. House of Representatives voted to hold Attorney General Eric Holder in contempt of Congress, Rudy Giuliani said that there was the “impression” of a cover-up.
Sarah Palin is qualified because the primary traditional role of a vice presidential nominee is to help elect the top of the ticket.
Fresh off the campaign trail with Mitt Romney, Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell laid out his case for why the Republican should occupy the White House next year.
From drilling to abortion to taxes, the Alaskan governor will be a boost for the Republican campaign, says economist Bowyer.
Seeing little upside in the stock market, Cantor Fitzgerald CEO Howard Lutnick said Tuesday on CNBC that low interest rates were making commercial real estate a strong bet.
Strategist Vince Farrell thinks we're in a bear market but that we saw the lows of this downturn in July.
Dallas Federal Reserve President Richard Fisher brushed off concerns of looming deflationary pressures and told CNBC on Monday that he believed the U.S. economy is moving in the right direction.