Friday, June 15, 2007

Friday Night Lineup

On CNBC's Kudlow & Company this evening:

STOCK MARKET SURGE...CNBC's Bob Pisani will start us off with a report on the stock market's third consecutive day of gains.

Our market pros tonight include Art Laffer, president of Laffer Associates; Craig Columbus, president/chief market strategist at Advanced Equities Asset Management; Dan Fitzpatrick, publisher of; and Michael Panzner, Wall Street trader and author of Financial Armageddon.

TAXES, BLACKSTONE, CLASS ENVY & MORE...House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Charlie Rangel (D-NY) will join us in a one-on-one interview to discuss the latest tax plans being hatched in Washington.

PANEL REACTION...Joining us to discuss the latest tax threat are economist Art Laffer; The Wall Street Journal's Steve Moore; former Clinton Labor secretary Robert Reich; and Daniel Adamson, Co-founder and President of The Blue Fund.

THE CLINTON PORTFOLIO...the aformentioned panel will discuss former President Clinton's stock holdings.

RUSSIA, IRAN & CHINA...CNBC's Trish Regan will give us a quick update on U.S./Russian relations regarding the missle defense shield.

Messrs. Reich & Moore will weigh in.

PAYCHECK PROTECTION...The "Dynamic Duo" will discuss yesterday's Supreme Court ruling that states may require unions to get permission from nonmembers before using their dues money for political activities.

Please join us for another free market edition of CNBC's Kudlow & Company at 5pm ET.