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GOP Rep. Lance Says He Will Run for Re-Election

GOP Rep. Lance Says He Will Run for Re-Election

Republican Congressman Leonard Lance of New Jersey discusses the State of the Union, DACA, the government shutdown and the 2018 midterm election on "Bloomberg Markets: Balance of Power." (Source:
Fannie-Freddie Bill Includes Billions for Affordable Housing

Fannie-Freddie Bill Includes Billions for Affordable Housing

A Senate bill to overhaul the U.S. mortgage-finance system would devote billions of dollars to boosting home ownership among lower-income borrowers, according to a recent draft obtained by Bloomberg
Trump Agenda Faces Tough Fiscal Headwinds

Trump Agenda Faces Tough Fiscal Headwinds

President Donald Trump is likely to have less legislative success due to resistance from Democrats and fiscal concerns in his second year in office. Bloomberg's Toluse Olorunnipa reports on "Bloomberg
Ricketts to Succeed Wynn as RNC Finance Chairman, Sources Say

Ricketts to Succeed Wynn as RNC Finance Chairman, Sources Say

The Republican National Committee has chosen Chicago Cubs co-owner Todd Ricketts to succeed Steve Wynn as the party’s top fundraiser, according to two people with knowledge of the decision.
Trump Washing-Machine Tariff Bites as Buying Expectations Plunge

Trump Washing-Machine Tariff Bites as Buying Expectations Plunge

Americans’ plans to buy washing machines plunged by the most on record in January, the same month President Donald Trump announced tariffs on those made outside the U.S.

Vassal State? U.K. Brexit Wish Was Granted by EU, Bulgaria Says

Bulgaria dismissed the notion that the European Union imposed second-class membership status on Britain by seeking a 21-month post-Brexit transition period for the country, saying that instead it was
Hawaii Worker Who Sent Alert Wrongly Thought Missiles on Way

Hawaii Worker Who Sent Alert Wrongly Thought Missiles on Way

A Hawaii state worker mistakenly believed a ballistic missile attack was under way when he sent a false alert that rattled residents for 38 minutes until officials could find a way to send a
EPA Chief Disavows Calling Trump a Danger in 2016 Interview

EPA Chief Disavows Calling Trump a Danger in 2016 Interview

Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt said he doesn’t remember saying President Donald Trump "would be more abusive to the Constitution than Barack Obama" during a 2016 radio
Top Brazilian Court Denies Lula’s Request for Habeas Corpus

Top Brazilian Court Denies Lula’s Request for Habeas Corpus

Brazil’s Superior Court of Justice turned down a request for a preventative habeas corpus, filed by lawyers on behalf of former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva.

Mnuchin Says His Dollar Policy Isn't Aimed at Jawboning It Lower

The U.S. currency policy used to be just a few words: A strong dollar is in the country’s best interest. It’s become more of a mouthful under Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, who wonders why he’s
Mnuchin Says Russia Sanctions Coming After ‘Oligarchs’ Report

Mnuchin Says Russia Sanctions Coming After ‘Oligarchs’ Report

New U.S. sanctions will follow the publication of a list of Russian billionaires and top Russian officials, Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin said on Tuesday.
Thousands Flee Across Congo's Borders After Violence in East Rages

Thousands Flee Across Congo's Borders After Violence in East Rages

A surge of violence in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo is driving thousands of refugees into neighboring Burundi, Tanzania and Uganda, the United Nations said.
The Impact of Trump's Immigration Plan

The Impact of Trump's Immigration Plan

U.S. Representative Luis Gutierrez, a Democrat from Illinois, discusses the impact of President Donald Trump's immigration plan. He speaks with Bloomberg's David Westin on "Bloomberg Daybreak:
Brexit Exposes U.K. to Worldwide Raid on Airbus Wing Production

Brexit Exposes U.K. to Worldwide Raid on Airbus Wing Production

Britain’s five-decade dominance of wing construction for Airbus SE jets is under threat from rival countries playing up the uncertainties surrounding Brexit to pitch for a share of the high-value,
Mali Vows to Stabilize Militant-Hit Region Before Elections

Mali Vows to Stabilize Militant-Hit Region Before Elections

Mali will deploy additional troops to its central region in a bid to halt an escalation of Islamist militant attacks as pressure mounts to stabilize the West African nation before elections later this
Brexit Minister Says Civil Servant Forecasts Are ‘Always Wrong’

Brexit Minister Says Civil Servant Forecasts Are ‘Always Wrong’

His comments were reminiscent of those made by Environment Secretary Michael Gove on the Brexit campaign trail in 2016.
Fox Won't Accept Brexit Deal That Keeps U.K. in EU Customs Union

Fox Won't Accept Brexit Deal That Keeps U.K. in EU Customs Union

Trade Secretary Liam Fox, a veteran Brexit campaigner, warned he will not accept a deal with the European Union that stops the U.K. signing trade accords with other countries, as the government
Gutierrez Is More Optimistic About Nafta Talks

Gutierrez Is More Optimistic About Nafta Talks

Former U.S. Secretary of Commerce Carlos Gutierrez comments on the state of Nafta talks. He speaks with Bloomberg's David Westin on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Americas." (Source: Bloomberg)
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