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Warren Buffett on CNBC’s Squawk Box

Warren Buffett’s 28 Percent Solution

Billionaire investor  Warren Buffett appeared on CNBC’s Squawk Box Monday, and along with his usual comments about the stock market, there was substantial discussion about tax policy.

Buffett has become controversial for his complaint that he pays a lower marginal … More…

Crane builds new Intel fab at Chandler, Arizona/

Two Policies That Really Would Create Jobs

In my column, I reviewed all the Republican presidential candidatesMore…

Newt Gingrich and his wife Calista celebrate his victory in Columbia, SC

Why Newt Won

CHARLESTON, SC… More…

Jon Huntsman at a rally in New Hampshire

Huntsman Folds His Cards

Former Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman Jr. put on a very good act the other night in New Hampshire. Flanked by his family, including his billionaire father, he told a hopeful crowd in a Manchester bar that his third-place finish was … More…

Jon Huntsman campaigns in New Hampshire

Huntsman Fights the Good Fight

KEENE, NH–Former Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman, Jr. has been surging in the latest tracking polls here. It won… More…

Gov. Andrew Cuomo

Read My Lips, Says Cuomo

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President Obama announces deficit reduction plan

Old Wine in New Bottles

President Obama was back in his … More…

Gov. Mitt Romney

Republicans Jump the Gun on Jobs

As President Obama prepares to unveil his latest plan to revive the ailing economy, some of his Republican opponents have preempted him with jobs plans of their own.

Former Gov. Mitt Romney is the latest, with a slick, 159-page plan More…

US Soldier in Afghanistan

The GOP Throws Defense under the Bus

All the players in Washington are congratulating themselves on raising the debt ceiling and staving off default. House Speaker John Boehner crowed that he… More…