The president's trump card for spending restraint

Politics / Lawrence Kudlow /

Editor's Note: Lawrence Kudlow will not be writing his syndicated column while he is working for the Trump administration. The following column is by Stephen Moore and James Carter.

The White House is seriously considering a strategy to cancel tens of billions of dollars of wasteful spending in the $1.3 trillion budget signed by ...Read more

Tariffs are taxes

Politics / Lawrence Kudlow /

One of the ironies of trade protectionism is that, with tariffs and import quotas, we do to ourselves in times of peace what foreign nations do to us with blockades to keep imports from entering our country in times of war.

Or consider that we impose sanctions on U.S. enemies such as North Korea, Russia and Iran because we want them to feel the...Read more


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