Lawrence Kudlow / Politics

Curb Your Economic Pessimism

The economy has been in a tepid, soft, slow recovery for the past five-and-a-half years. It's the weakest rebound in generations. The Commerce Department's revision of fourth-quarter GDP shows that nothing much has changed. Over the past year, ...

Petraeus Puts the Icing on Bibi's Iran Cake

Don't just rely on Benjamin Netanyahu's passionate advice to Congress on his way to reelection that Iran is our archenemy. Now we have the counsel of retired general David Petraeus, who gave a remarkable interview this week to the Washington ...

King Dollar Naysayer Nonsense

Despite the conventional criticisms of the financial commentariat, both theory and evidence argue for a strong, stable and reliable currency as a crucial channel to prosperity. Just think of the reverse: If you could devalue your way into ...

Time for a Military Man in the White House?

"More than any election since 1980," ace pollster Kellyanne Conway tells me, "2016 will be a national-security contest." And she says former Gov. Rick Perry may have the best chance to convince voters that he can be commander-in-chief.

Let's ...