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White House Plans Tax Cut, Hopeful of a Republican House Majority

White House Plans Tax Cut, Hopeful of a Republican House Majority

The White House continues to work on a new tax-cut plan in hope that Republicans will be in control of Congress after the 2020 elections, President Donald Trump’s top economic aide Larry Kudlow said.
Europe’s Export Motor Heads Into 2020 Stuck in Reverse

Europe’s Export Motor Heads Into 2020 Stuck in Reverse

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Trump Sows Doubt on Trade Talks With Pushback on Tariff Unwind

Trump Sows Doubt on Trade Talks With Pushback on Tariff Unwind

President Donald Trump said that the U.S. hasn’t agreed to roll back all tariffs on China, muddying hopes raised by China and even some of his own aides that the U.S. was ready to lift some tariffs to
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
Kudlow Says U.S. Still Expects China for September Trade Talks

Kudlow Says U.S. Still Expects China for September Trade Talks

President Donald Trump’s top economic adviser, Larry Kudlow, said the U.S. still expects Chinese negotiators to come to Washington for another round of trade talks in September, even after the two
Xi Jinping Faces Existential Crisis From Trump

Xi Jinping Faces Existential Crisis From Trump

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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.
Trump Believes He Has the Authority to Replace Powell at Fed

Trump Believes He Has the Authority to Replace Powell at Fed

President Donald Trump has told confidants as recently as Wednesday that he believes he has the authority to replace Jerome Powell as chairman of the Federal Reserve Board, according to people
Fed Signals Law Is on Its Side If Trump Tries to Remove Powell

Fed Signals Law Is on Its Side If Trump Tries to Remove Powell

The world’s most powerful central bank is making clear it thinks the law is on its side if President Donald Trump tries to remove Jerome Powell as Federal Reserve chairman.
Trump Asked White House Lawyers for Options on Removing Powell

Trump Asked White House Lawyers for Options on Removing Powell

President Donald Trump asked White House lawyers earlier this year to explore his options for removing Jerome Powell as Federal Reserve chairman, according to people familiar with the matter, in what
Hundreds of Companies Descend on Washington to Fight Trump’s Tariffs

Hundreds of Companies Descend on Washington to Fight Trump’s Tariffs

New Balance Athletics Inc. has long advocated for and benefited from tariffs, competing with Nike Inc. and other footwear companies while still making shoes in the U.S. Now, it’s among the critics of
Democrats Signal Hope for Passing New North America Trade Accord

Democrats Signal Hope for Passing New North America Trade Accord

House Democrats are expressing optimism as they begin what could be the final stage of negotiations to approve the U.S.-Mexico-Canada trade agreement, paving the way to vote on President Donald
Here’s a Timeline of All Trump’s Key Quotes on Powell and the Fed

Here’s a Timeline of All Trump’s Key Quotes on Powell and the Fed

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell has been publicly criticized by President Donald Trump over the central bank’s interest-rate increases in 2018 and continued shrinking of its balance sheet.
Trump Renews Fed Attack, Says Euro Is `Devalued' Against Dollar

Trump Renews Fed Attack, Says Euro Is `Devalued' Against Dollar

President Donald Trump slammed the Federal Reserve for high interest rates in a tweet on Tuesday, complaining the euro and other currencies were “devalued” against the dollar.
IMF Says U.S. Companies Are Paying China Tariff Costs, Contrary to Trump View

IMF Says U.S. Companies Are Paying China Tariff Costs, Contrary to Trump View

Companies in the U.S. are paying almost all the costs from Donald Trump’s tariffs on Chinese imports, IMF researchers said in findings that contradict the president’s assertions that China is footing
Kudlow Sees No Letup in China Talks as Both Sides Cite Progress

Kudlow Sees No Letup in China Talks as Both Sides Cite Progress

President Donald Trump’s top economic adviser said the U.S. and China will continue intense discussions to reach a trade deal as both sides tout progress at the negotiating table.
Trump Says He Won't Meet Xi Jinping Before Tariff Deadline

Trump Says He Won't Meet Xi Jinping Before Tariff Deadline

President Donald Trump said he won’t meet Chinese President Xi Jinping before a March 1 deadline to avert higher U.S. tariffs on Chinese goods, intensifying fears the two won’t strike a deal before
Venezuelans Ask, ‘Is It Real This Time?’

Venezuelans Ask, ‘Is It Real This Time?’

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Kudlow Says 'We Are Crushing It' on Economy

Kudlow Says 'We Are Crushing It' on Economy

Lawrence Kudlow, White House economic adviser, comments on the state of the U.S. economy during a Cabinet meeting with President Donald Trump. (Source: Bloomberg)