The Fed totally misread the economic situation and now it's freaking out about all the market volatility, says Larry Kudlow.» Read More
With polls showing a widening lead for Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker in his recall election next week, could the outcome spell trouble for Democrats — and even President Obama?
American voters are not as dumb as people think and the latest polling data could be showing they understand which policies are going to work for creating jobs via trade.
As the euro zone economy teeters and the dollar gains on other currencies, the Federal Reserve won’t likely provide a third round of quantitative easing, former Federal Reserve Governor Randy Kroszner said Tuesday.
It wasn’t speculators; it wasn’t corporate greed; it wasn’t deregulation, nor Reaganomics. Fannie’s near-death experience came directly from her sponsor, the Federal government, which treated Fannie Mae like its own personal honey jar, to be raided at will.
Weak gold prices, softening oil prices and a lackluster stock market while the euro zone crisis could increase demand for U.S. dollars — but is deflation the next stop?
Randy Pausch, deliverer of what has come to be known as The Last Lecture, passed last night. Millions of people saw it: Dr. Pausch’s CMU address, in which he announced his terminal pancreatic cancer. Instead of wallowing in self-pity, he used his affliction as a take-off point for transmitting his life lessons...
Wells Fargo handed in some good results, but watch for trouble out of Wachovia.
As talk of Greece leaving the euro zone intensifies, two money experts offered competing investment strategies.
Federal officials aren’t supposed to cause bank runs. When FDR was hit with a massive set of bank runs shortly after taking office, he gave an address in order to calm terrified depositors, assuring them that the banks would reopen shortly, and that everything would be fine. But Chuck Schumer is no FDR.
Amid worries that Greece might ditch the euro after its upcoming election, the telltale sign of such a move will likely come much sooner, Benn Steil of the Council on Foreign Relations said Wednesday.
We’re likely to get Obama and Nancy and Harry running the most advanced economy in the world next year and the investor class doesn’t like what it sees coming.
As the Congressional Budget Office warned of a recession in the event of a federal fiscal stalemate, two senators appearing on CNBC’s “The Kudlow Report” did little to bridge differences.
We're slipping back a little in the land rights department ... Thomas Jefferson would not be pround.
Bailing out the U.S. automobile industry “was the right thing to do” despite declining share values over the past year, former General Motors Vice Chairman Bob Lutz said Monday.
Dear Sen. McCain: Washington watchers know that you are a Teddy Roosevelt fan. That’s a good choice; TR didn’t get everything right, but no one does. He was one of our greatest leaders and I admire your taste...
Ongoing economic trouble in Europe, including a “bank jog” on Greek banks, this week could signal a third round of quantitative easing on this side of the Atlantic.
The global warming debate attracts some strange professional associations.
In the looming battle over priorities in federal budgeting priorities, two lawmakers on CNBC’s “The Kudlow Report” boiled it down to tax cuts vs. spending cuts.
The raft of federal regulation which has built up over the past couple of decades has pushed the banking industry into making the loans for which they are now being criticized.