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Steve Forbes is chairman and editor-in-chief of Forbes Media. The company's flagship publication, Forbes, is the nation's leading business magazine, with a circulation of more than 900,000. Forbes combined with Forbes Asia, Forbes Europe, and the company's licensee editions together reach a worldwide audience of more than five million readers. Forbes.com has become one of the world's most influential Web sites, with more than 60 million unique visitors a month. Mr. Forbes writes editorials for Forbes under the heading of "Fact and Comment." A widely respected economic prognosticator, he is the only writer to have won the highly prestigious Crystal Owl Award four times. The prize was formerly given by U.S. Steel Corporation to the financial journalist whose economic forecasts for the coming year proved most accurate. He is the author of Reviving America: How Repealing Obamacare, Replacing the Tax Code, and Reforming The Fed will Restore Hope and Prosperity, co-authored by Elizabeth Ames, Money: How the Destruction of the Dollar Threatens the Global Economy--and What We Can Do About It, How Capitalism Will Save Us: Why Free People and Free Markets Are the Best Answer in Today's Economy, co-authored by Elizabeth Ames; and Power Ambition Glory: The Stunning Parallels Between Great Leaders of the Ancient World and Today...and the Lessons You Can Learn, co-authored by John Prevas. He also wrote: Flat Tax Revolution: Using a Postcard to Abolish the IRS; and A New Birth of Freedom, a book of bold ideas for the new millennium. Mr. Forbes serves on the boards of The Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation, the Heritage Foundation, and The Foundation for the Defense of Democracies.

Content from Steve Forbes

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Outlook For Mid-Term Elections

Steve Forbes has some bold predictions for the upcoming mid-term elections and also for the gubernatorial races. SPEAKER 1:  I’m talking politics with Steve Forbes.  Hi, Steve, and …

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Look Forward

In light of the current economic deadlines facing the government, Steve Forbes suggests that you take a longer-term view. NANCY:  Hi, and thanks for joining us.  My guest today is Steve F…

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The Real Scoop on Obama Care

Steve Forbes shares what he thinks is the real impact of Obama Care, as well as its impact going forward. SPEAKER 1:  Thanks for joining us.  My guest today is Steve Forbes.  Hi Steve,…

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The Best of a Weak Bunch

While the US has plenty of its own problems, it still looks the strongest right now, says Steve Forbes, who handicaps several countries and regions. Steve, today we have quite a debacle in Washin…

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Elephants on the March

Investors would welcome the increasingly likely prospect of Republican victories in the November election, says Steve Forbes, chairman and CEO of Forbes. Steve, what do you make of all the politica…

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Steve Forbes' Election Outlook

Steve Forbes shares his update on the coming election, and what it may mean for the financial markets in 2013. Nice to have you here with us, Steve. What do you make of where we are in the pres…

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Steve Forbes Talks What's Ahead for 2012

The Forbes chairman and former presidential candidate takes a look at the political and economic outlook for 2012, while also assessing the chances that Israel will attack Iran's nuclear facilities.…

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Simple Fixes for Simple Problems

The health-care bill and Dodd-Frank are indescribably complex…and it doesn't need to be this way, says Steve Forbes, who outlines a few simple, decisive steps officials can take now. What ki…