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Kenya's Economy Could Face a Bleak 2018

Kenya's Economy Could Face a Bleak 2018

Kenya is facing an economic storm in 2018 in the aftermath of two disputed elections.
Trump's Trade Barbs Push Asian Nations Closer to China's Orbit

Trump's Trade Barbs Push Asian Nations Closer to China's Orbit

For years, smaller nations in Asia have looked to the U.S. to provide a counterweight to an increasingly powerful China. Under President Donald Trump, they are learning to fend for themselves.
Health Groups Balk at Obamacare Being Dragged Into Tax Debate

Health Groups Balk at Obamacare Being Dragged Into Tax Debate

Some of America’s biggest health care players aren’t happy about being dragged into the debate over the Republican tax overhaul plan.
Canada Launches Nafta Challenge of Lumber Duties on Eve of Talks

Canada Launches Nafta Challenge of Lumber Duties on Eve of Talks

Canada is using a trade deal Donald Trump has threatened to scrap to formally challenge a U.S. decision to slap duties on softwood lumber.
Lanhee Chen Says Moore Should Not Be Seated as Senator

Lanhee Chen Says Moore Should Not Be Seated as Senator

Lanhee Chen, Hoover Institution research fellow, discusses the allegations against Senate candidate Roy Moore and how they impact the GOP. He speaks with Bloomberg's Scarlet Fu and Abigail Doolittle

Sessions Pressed on Lack of Diversity at the Justice Department

Attorney General Jeff Sessions acknowledged Tuesday that he’s recommended only one black candidate to be a U.S. attorney, one of the highest-profile positions in the Justice Department.
House Panel Interviews Co-Founder of Firm Tied to Trump Dossier

House Panel Interviews Co-Founder of Firm Tied to Trump Dossier

The House Intelligence Committee is interviewing the co-founder of the firm that assembled a dossier claiming links between Donald Trump’s presidential campaign and Russia.
Pressure Builds on Roy Moore to Drop Out of Senate Race

Pressure Builds on Roy Moore to Drop Out of Senate Race

Bloomberg's Arit John reports on how the sexual assault allegations against Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore are impacting his campaign. She speaks on "Bloomberg Markets: Balance of Power."

Ryan Says Future Congresses Will Preserve Tax Bill’s Temporary Measures

House Speaker Paul Ryan said temporary provisions in the GOP tax bill won’t really go away in a few years -- he predicted that future Congresses will preserve them, and he didn’t mention the impact
Veda's Treyz Says Individual Tax Cuts Should Be Temporary

Veda's Treyz Says Individual Tax Cuts Should Be Temporary

Henrietta Treyz, Veda Partners director of economic policy research, discusses the GOP's tax overhaul plan with Bloomberg's Shery Ahn and David Westin on "Bloomberg Markets: Balance of Power."
Data Back Up Mnuchin's View on Average Americans Crawling Along

Data Back Up Mnuchin's View on Average Americans Crawling Along

Weekly earnings for full-time wage and salary workers in the lower rungs of the earnings distribution have been crawling along since the 2007-2009 downturn, even as the top 10 percent of earners saw
Rep. Stewart Says Sessions 'Sincere' in Testimony

Rep. Stewart Says Sessions 'Sincere' in Testimony

Rep. Chris Stewart, a Utah Republican, discusses Attorney General Jeff Sessions' congressional testimony in the investigation into allegations of Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election. He
McConnell Explores Installing Sessions If Moore Wins

McConnell Explores Installing Sessions If Moore Wins

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell discussed the idea of having Attorney General Jeff Sessions appointed to his old Senate seat if Alabama GOP candidate Roy Moore wins election but then is
The EU Is Looking to 2018 for a Brexit Breakthrough

The EU Is Looking to 2018 for a Brexit Breakthrough

The emerging view from European capitals on Brexit timing suggests companies will have no choice but to activate their contingency plans, making the potential economic hit in the U.K. a fait accompli
Rep. Brady Expects House to Pass GOP Tax Bill

Rep. Brady Expects House to Pass GOP Tax Bill

Rep. Kevin Brady, a Texas Republican and chairman of the House Ways & Means Committee, discusses the prospects for the GOP's tax overhaul plan with Bloomberg's David Westin on "Bloomberg Markets:
Mugabe’s Era Comes to an End as Zimbabwe’s Military Seizes Power

Mugabe’s Era Comes to an End as Zimbabwe’s Military Seizes Power

Zimbabwe’s military seized power and detained 93-year-old President Robert Mugabe in a struggle over the succession of the only leader the African nation has ever known.
U.K.'s Davis in Charm Offensive on Bankers Mulling Brexit Moves

U.K.'s Davis in Charm Offensive on Bankers Mulling Brexit Moves

David Davis is on a determined mission to show global bankers some love, promising he’ll work to protect the City of London from any trouble caused by Brexit.
What You Need to Know About the Byrd Rule

What You Need to Know About the Byrd Rule

If the tax reform bill doesn’t pass the Byrd rule test, it could go nowhere in the Senate.
Trump's Power to Use Nuclear Weapons Under Senate Scrutiny

Trump's Power to Use Nuclear Weapons Under Senate Scrutiny

President Donald Trump’s power to launch nuclear weapons is under scrutiny by both Republicans and Democrats in Congress concerned over his comments about striking North Korea.
Sessions Rebuffs Republicans’ Call for Special Counsel on Clinton, Comey

Sessions Rebuffs Republicans’ Call for Special Counsel on Clinton, Comey

Pressed during a Congressional hearing to commit to a probe into the Obama administration, U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions delivered a blunt retort: Not yet.