Thursday, 15 March 2018
LARRY KUDLOW - TRUMP'S TOP ECONOMIC ADVISER
Larry Kudlow is to replace Gary Cohn as Trump's top economic adviser
Lawrence "Larry" Kudlow was the host of CNBC's The Kudlow Report.
Kudlow was raised in New Jersey, the son of Ruth (née Grodnick) and Irving Howard Kudlow.
His family is Jewish.
Kudlow attended the University of Rochester where he was a member of the left-wing Students for a Democratic Society.
Kudlow attended the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs.
He left before completing his master's degree.
John Podesta and Bill Clinton.
Kudlow worked alongside Bill Clinton and John Podesta.
Kudlow began his career as a staff economist at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.
In 1994, Kudlow was fired by Bear Stearns, where he was chief economist and senior managing director, because his $100,000 a month cocaine habit was affecting his work.[18
In October 2015, U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal, in an email to supporters, attacked Kudlow as "a champion of big corporations and big money".
In 2002, Kudlow called for the United States to attack Iraq.
Kudlow firmly denied that the United States would enter a recession in 2007.
Kudlow has been married three times:
In the mid-1990s, Kudlow entered a twelve-step program in order to deal with his addiction to cocaine and alcohol.
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