Lawrence Kudlow / Politics

The Optimistic GOP Story Everyone Is Missing

The vast majority of political journalists -- and I include some of my conservative colleagues -- are missing a very big story.

The Republicans are going to recapture the Senate, picking up more seats than most any forecaster expects. And the ...

Lower Oil Prices Are Unambiguously Good

Steep stock market corrections often create shrouds of pessimism that do bad things to people's brainpower. And one of the absolutely stupidest things I have heard in recent weeks is that the recent drop in oil prices is bad. You heard me right....

How About a Little Optimism?

So President Obama gives a major economics speech toward the end of last week, and the next week stocks get clobbered. It was the worst correction in many months. There's probably no direct cause and effect here. But it's worth noting that the ...

None Can Call It Treason

A couple of weeks ago at New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art, several hundred people went to their feet to applaud a speech delivered by David H. Koch. The occasion was the opening of the Met's new facade on Fifth Avenue. It runs four city ...

The Return of King Dollar

Co-written by Stephen Moore

Maybe the U.S. economy, a weakling for the last six years, is finally starting to flex some muscle. We're referring to the return of King Dollar

For those who haven't been paying attention, the greenback is in the ...

Support Obama's New ISIS Plan

I know he's made a million mistakes. And I have opposed nearly all his domestic and international policies. But after watching Obama's intense ISIS speech Wednesday night, and reading the text several times, I think the president basically -- ...