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Redding's Larry Kudlow Lands Top White House Economic Post

Redding's Larry Kudlow Lands Top White House Economic Post

Longtime television personality Larry Kudlow of Redding, a friend and supporter of President Donald Trump, has been named as the White House’s top economic adviser.

The 70-year-old Kudlow told viewers on CNBC that he has been working for decades for the opportunity.

“It’s my life. It’s my career. It’s my profession,’’ Kudlow said. “I’ve trained a long time for it. I’ve been in the economics game a long time in different areas, and I’m proud of that. The president has given me a chance. I love it. I’m honored by it. I’m honored to serve my country. It’s a great dream, and I’ll work like heck to get it done.’’

Kudlow will replace Gary Cohn, the former Goldman Sachs...

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