Powell Pledges to Pursue Fed’s Employment, Inflation Goals
Trump’s pick for Fed chair says he’ll retain the Fed’s tradition of monetary policy independence.
Trump Is Said to Lean Toward Jay Powell as Next Fed Chairman
Powell is a Fed governor and reportedly one of three top contenders, along with Stanford professor John Taylor and current chair Janet Yellen.
Bannon Puts Bullseye on McConnell and Most GOP Senators in 2018
The list of vulnerable Republican senators includes Dean Heller, Deb Fischer and John Barrasso.
Trump Ousts Scaramucci in Latest White House Shakeup
The news comes only days after the hedge fund magnate was hired by the president.
Trump Weighs Breaking Up Wall Street Banks, Raising U.S. Gas Tax
President says in interview he’s examining revival of 1933 law; top administration officials back return of Glass-Steagall Act.
Trump Confident of No Federal Shutdown as Agencies Prepare
To keep the government running, Democrats may have to agree to pay for a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border.
White House, GOP Leaders at Odds Over ACA Bill Vote Plans
Tom MacArthur wants to let states with risk pools charge sick people higher prices.
Trump Spurs GOP to Tweak Health Bill Before Leaving Town
House Rules is working on a deal that would add new provisions for high-risk patients.
Ex-Prosecutor Emerges as Top Trump Pick for SEC Chief
Like Mary Jo White, departing in January, Debra Wong Yang was a federal prosecutor, but Yang has no securities experience.
Mnuchin Said to Be Trump’s Treasury Pick
Little known about ex-Goldman Sachs executive’s currency views; billionaire investor Wilbur Ross said to be Commerce choice.