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Trump Appears to Lament Passing Over Warsh for Powell at Fed

Trump Appears to Lament Passing Over Warsh for Powell at Fed

President Donald Trump appeared to regret passing over former Federal Reserve governor Kevin Warsh in favor of appointing Jerome Powell as central bank chairman, while repeating his lament about the
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Finance Chiefs Head to IMF Amid Slowdown Concerns: Economy Week

Finance Chiefs Head to IMF Amid Slowdown Concerns: Economy Week

The guardians of the world economy head to Washington this week under the cloud of a slowing world economy.
Kudlow Pushes Back on Recession, Says U.S.-China Calls Positive

Kudlow Pushes Back on Recession, Says U.S.-China Calls Positive

Larry Kudlow pushed back Sunday on the notion that the U.S. economy is headed toward a recession, and said recent phone calls between U.S. and Chinese trade negotiators had produced more “positive
Fed Survey Finds Tariffs Pushing Up Prices, Pinching Profits

Fed Survey Finds Tariffs Pushing Up Prices, Pinching Profits

A new survey by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York found a growing conviction among businesses that President Donald Trump’s tariffs were hitting their bottom line.
Blame Game Begins as Tariffs Nick U.S., China Growth

Blame Game Begins as Tariffs Nick U.S., China Growth

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Trump Eclipsed by Democrats as He Heads to G-20 Summit in Japan

Trump Eclipsed by Democrats as He Heads to G-20 Summit in Japan

President Donald Trump found himself in an unfamiliar position Wednesday night, serving as a backdrop rather than the main attraction as his Democratic rivals kicked off a series of presidential
Trump Says Juncker Is a Gent But Vestager Hates the U.S.

Trump Says Juncker Is a Gent But Vestager Hates the U.S.

Donald Trump would rather have Mario Draghi at the Fed than Jerome Powell. And he thinks European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker is “a fantastic gentleman.”
Trump Says Fed Should Have Draghi as Chief Instead of Powell

Trump Says Fed Should Have Draghi as Chief Instead of Powell

President Donald Trump said the U.S. should have Mario Draghi, president of the European Central Bank, at the helm of its monetary policy -- “instead of our Fed person” -- and reiterated that he has
Xi Jinping Faces Existential Crisis From Trump

Xi Jinping Faces Existential Crisis From Trump

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Labour Won’t Fight New U.K. Leader's BOE Successor to Carney

Labour Won’t Fight New U.K. Leader's BOE Successor to Carney

Whoever replaces Bank of England Governor Mark Carney can probably rest assured they’ll keep their job even if a Labour government takes office.
Trump’s White House Approaches Bullard on Fed Governor’s Job

Trump’s White House Approaches Bullard on Fed Governor’s Job

Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President James Bullard said President Donald Trump’s White House has had “exploratory discussions’’ with him about taking a job as a Federal Reserve governor, adding
As Trump Attacks the Fed, Powell and Kudlow Remain Lunch Pals

As Trump Attacks the Fed, Powell and Kudlow Remain Lunch Pals

Top White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow was suffering from back pain, and got a recommendation for a doctor from an unlikely source: Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell.
White House Search for Two Fed Governors Enters Final Stages

White House Search for Two Fed Governors Enters Final Stages

The White House search for candidates to fill two vacancies on the Federal Reserve Board of Governors is entering its final stages and aides will send a short list of candidates to President Donald
On Cue, Wall Street Challenges Bernie Sanders's Trading Tax Plan

On Cue, Wall Street Challenges Bernie Sanders's Trading Tax Plan

Bernie Sanders wants Wall Street to pay off America’s student debt. Wall Street, predictably, says that’s a bad idea.
Trump Calls Fed a ‘Stubborn Child’ in Its Refusal to Cut Rates

Trump Calls Fed a ‘Stubborn Child’ in Its Refusal to Cut Rates

President Donald Trump accused the Federal Reserve of behaving like a “stubborn child” in refusing to cut interest rates as he attacked the central bank again for keeping credit too tight.
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Bernie Sanders Proposes Taxing Wall Street to Pay Student Debts

Bernie Sanders Proposes Taxing Wall Street to Pay Student Debts

Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders is proposing canceling the nation’s outstanding $1.6 trillion of student debt and offsetting the cost with a tax on Wall Street transactions.
Trump Says Didn’t Threaten to Demote Fed's Powell, But Could

Trump Says Didn’t Threaten to Demote Fed's Powell, But Could

President Donald Trump denied that he’d threatened to demote Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell but said he’d “be able to do that if I wanted.”