Is he now quietly abandoning "cap-and-trade"? Kudlow is almost giddy:

Sure enough, on deep background, this senior McCain advisor told me I was correct: no cap-and-trade. In other words, this central-planning, regulatory, tax-and-spend disaster, which did not appear in Mac’s two recent speeches, has been eradicated entirely even from the detailed policy document that hardly anybody will ever read.

We want to hear what you think about this article. Submit a letter to the editor or write to letters@theatlantic.com.