On CNBC's Kudlow & Company this evening:
CNBC chief Washington correspondent John Harwood will guest host tonight.
MARKETS...Our panel will weigh in with their take on all the latest news and developments. CNBC'S Bob Pisani will get things started with a report from the NYSE.
*Rich Karlgaard, Forbes magazine publisher
*Jack Bouroudjian, Brewer Investment Group principal
*Herb Greenberg, MarketWatch Sr. Columnist & CNBC contributor
HOUSING, THE CREDIT CRUNCH & MORE...U.S. Housing and Urban Development Secretary Alphonso Jackson will join us.
THE ECONOMY...Joining us to discuss are Christian Weller, senior economist at the Center for American Progess and CNBC’s Senior Economics Reporter Steve Liesman.
WASHINGTON TO WALL ST. DEBATE...On to debate raising taxes on private equity are House Ways & Means Committee members Rep. Thomas Reynolds (R-NY) and Rep. Sander Levin (D-MI).
POLITICAL DEBATE...Washington Post columnist E.J. Dionne and Republican strategist Leslie Sanchez will debate the news out of Iraq, the race for the White House and more.
Please join us at 5pm ET on CNBC for another free market edition of Kudlow & Company.