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The Reclusive Hedge-Fund Tycoon Behind the Trump Presidency

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Last month, when President Donald Trump toured a Boeing aircraft plant in North Charleston, South Carolina, he saw a familiar face in the crowd that greeted him: Patrick Caddell, a ...

There is a huge hole in Trump's promise to bring back US manufacturing jobs

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When Donald Trump was running for president, he said companies should "buy American and hire American." But in manufacturing these days, buying American often means creating jobs for robots, not ...

US Officials: Info suggests Trump associates may have coordinated with Russians

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Washington (CNN)The FBI has information that indicates associates of President Donald Trump communicated with suspected Russian operatives to possibly coordinate the release of information damaging to Hillary Clinton's campaign, US ...

Lull in once-rampant British housing market to persist for years

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LONDON The British housing market, on a tear for more than two decades with only a brief correction during the financial crisis, appears to be set for a long pause ...

FRB: Press Release March 15, 2017

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Home > News & Events > 2017 Monetary Policy Releases Print Information received since the Federal Open Market Committee met in February indicates that the labor market has continued to ...

What George W. Bush Really Thought of Donald Trump’s Inauguration

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The inauguration of Donald Trump was a surreal experience for pretty much everyone who witnessed it, whether or not they were at the event and regardless of who they supported ...

Paul Manafort's Puzzling New York Real Estate Purchases

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Paul J. Manafort, the former Trump campaign manager facing multiple investigations for his political and financial ties to Russia, has engaged in a series of puzzling real estate deals in ...

What if Sociologists Had as Much Influence as Economists?

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Another academic discipline may not have the ear of presidents but may actually do a better job of explaining what has gone wrong in large swaths of the United States ...

Inside the GOP’s Health Care Debacle

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Donald Trump had heard enough about policy and process. It was Thursday afternoon and members of the House Freedom Caucus were peppering the president with wonkish concerns about the American ...

Republicans lied about healthcare for years, and they're about to get the punishment they deserve

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It's hard to decide which would be the more politically damaging outcome for Republican politicians: Passing the American Health Care Act, and therefore owning the premium increases and coverage losses ...

Read President Trump's Interview With TIME on Truth and Falsehoods

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VenezuelaA Visual Record of Venezuela's CollapsepoliticsWhen a President Can't Be Taken at His WordPress RoomIs Truth Dead? Behind TIME CoverPoliticsCan President Trump Handle the Truth?Donald TrumpTIME Staff6:20 AM ETPresident Trump ...

Fired U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara Said to Have Been Investigating HHS Secretary Tom Price

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Former U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara, who was removed from his post by the Trump administration last week, was overseeing an investigation into stock trades made by the president’s health secretary,

Team Spineless? Bipartisan Support For Billionaire With Putin Ties To Join Trump’s Cabinet

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Jeff HauserThe Huffington Post, February 22, 2017 See article on original site Fifteen Democrats (and Maine’s Angus King, who caucuses with the Democrats) joined all 50 Senate Republicans present in ...

Republicans’ Tax Overhaul Could Face Its Own Slings and Arrows

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March 26, 2017 8:38 a.m. ET Bruised and beaten by an intraparty fight over health care, Republicans are heading for what they see as safer political ground: A major tax ...

The impact of President Trump's virtual wall

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In many ways, the Republican Party’s plan to implement a “border adjustment tax” in the United States is the virtual complement of the physical wall President Donald Trump plans to ...

The Republican Health-Care Bill Is On the Verge of Failure

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To a man and woman, nearly every one of the 237 Republicans elected to the House last November made the same promise to the voters: Give us control of Congress ...

The White House

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Go behind the scenes on the First Family’s trip to Selma, Alabama with a new product from Chief Official Photographer Pete Souza. Working together to open the doors of education ...