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Kudlow: ‘Don’t be gloomy and doomy’; no recession in sight | Financial Times

Larry Kudlow, Trump’s chief economic adviser, has a message for bond market watchers who fear the US could be heading for slowdown: Don’t be gloomy …

Economics

Watch Larry Kudlow talk live about the economy at the Delivering Alpha conference

[The stream is slated to start at 8:45 a.m. ET Wednesday. Please refresh the page if you do not see a player above at that time.]<p>Larry Kudlow, the …

Economics

Trump embraced Putin, America groaned. What happens next?

The Washington political playbook suggests President Donald Trump should make clear — and fast — that the U.S. isn't in the pocket of Russia …

Donald Trump

Blankfein to hand Goldman Sachs reins to Solomon

Lloyd Blankfein, the CEO of Goldman Sachs who steered the bank through the financial crisis, will step down on Sept. 30 after 12 years leading the …

Investing

Goldman Sachs’ new CEO: What to know about David Solomon

Goldman Sachs announced on Tuesday that David Solomon will succeed Lloyd Blankfein as CEO when he retires from the bank later this year, according to The New York Times.<p>Blankfein, one of the most powerful executives on Wall Street, has led Goldman Sachs since 2006, which included guiding the …

Business

Goldman’s Solomon to replace Blankfein as CEO | Financial Times

Goldman Sachs’ veteran chief executive Lloyd Blankfein is stepping down and will be replaced by David Solomon, the investment banker who has been …

Goldman Sachs

Goldman Sachs to name David Solomon as new boss

Goldman Sachs is to formally name David Solomon as its new chief executive, according to reports.<p>The chief operating officer will be confirmed as …

Business (UK)

Goldman Sachs to Name David Solomon as CEO Successor to Lloyd Blankfein - Report

Here comes the new guy.<p>Goldman Sachs (GS) is set to name David Solomon as the next man to lead the investment bank, perhaps as soon as this week, …

Goldman Sachs

Is Mueller Helping Trump?

Is Muller Helping Trump? James Woods is the King of Conservatives on Twitter! I came across some anti Trump Art in Miami, at Wynwood Walls. episode …

Patreon

Congressional GOP Unsure of Footing on Trump Tariffs

Republicans in Congress are struggling to figure out how to push back against President Donald Trump’s tariffs, <b>NPR</b> reports.<p>House Speaker Paul Ryan …

Conservative View

Trump Picks Shahira Knight as Top Liaison to Capitol Hill

WASHINGTON—President Donald Trump has named Shahira Knight as his top liaison to Capitol Hill as the White House pushes to confirm Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh before the congressional elections in November.<p>Ms. Knight had most recently been deputy director of the National Economic Council, …

Donald Trump

Marc Short, top White House aide, to leave Trump administration

White House director of legislative affairs Marc Short is leaving the Trump administration, CBS News' Margaret Brennan confirms. Short will be …

Donald Trump

Trump legislative director leaving for college post

WASHINGTON -- White House Legislative Director Marc Short is leaving his post as President Donald Trump's main liaison with Capitol Hill lawmakers in …

Donald Trump

Former Ways and Means Aide to Replace Marc Short

Shahira Knight had advised Trump on economic matters<p>Shahira Knight, a former senior aide on the House’s top tax-writing panel, will become President …

Politics

Top economic aide to become Trump legislative director

Shahira Knight, a top White House economic adviser who was instrumental in advancing President TrumpDonald John TrumpEx-Russia ambassador: Trump has …

Donald Trump

White House taps economic aide for legislative post

The White House has announced that economic aide Shahira Knight will become President Donald Trump's new director of legislative affairs. She …

Donald Trump

Trump’s demand for reciprocity with allies

Twice in two months President Trump has met with other Western leaders, first at an economic summit in June and this week at a gathering of NATO …

Donald Trump

Paying To Pay-To-Play A Pretty Good Deal

$100K for two years' worth of fees on $530.5M—not bad.

Law

Political scientist shames Jared Kushner for defending Trump against racism charges

In his third open letter to Donald Trump’s son-in-law Jared Kushner, Tufts Law professor Daniel Drezner took the familial White House aide to task …

Donald Trump

Morgan Stanley elevates potential successor to CEO | Financial Times

Morgan Stanley has streamlined its line of succession for chief executive James Gorman, following Wall Street rivals Goldman Sachs and JPMorgan Chase …

Morgan Stanley

See ‘SNL’ Weekend Update Tackle North Korea Summit, Stormy Daniels

<i>Saturday Night Live</i> recapped a busy week at the White House as Weekend Update tackled Donald Trump‘s potential North Korea summit, the latest Stormy …

Donald Trump

Welcome to the Hamptons, Alan Dershowitz. The Party Is Waiting

If Alan Dershowitz gets fed up with Martha’s Vineyard, he might try the Hamptons.<p>“It’s less parochial here,” said Edmund Hollander, standing next to …

Donald Trump

Trump Expected to Tap Larry Kudlow for Economic Council

President Donald Trump will tap economist Larry Kudlow to replace White House economics adviser Gary Cohn, according to multiple news reports.<p>Kudlow, …

Donald Trump

Notable firings and resignations from Trump's White House

Notable firings and resignations from President Donald Trump's White House since he took office on Jan. 20, 2017.<p>— July 5: Environmental Protection …

News (U.S.)

Trump says EPA Chief Scott Pruitt has resigned

President Donald Trump announced on Twitter Thursday that Scott Pruitt has resigned from his position as the head of the Environmental Protection Agency, following months of scrutiny and multiple controversies.<p>"I have accepted the resignation of Scott Pruitt as the Administrator of the …

Donald Trump

Conservative confesses he feels 'silly' lambasting Scott Pruitt when Trump does something 'worse' and more frequently

In a segment talking about Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt, conservative and MSNBC commentator Bill Kristol confessed it felt …

Donald Trump

From top to bottom, Trump's White House churns through staff: report

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Forty percent of the staff members who were working a year ago in U.S. President Donald Trump's White House have since left for other jobs, a new report shows, providing a snapshot of the chaos among Trump's closest subordinates.<p>At all levels of seniority and pay levels, …

Donald Trump

GOP Wants To Loot One More Tax Cut On Way Out The Door

Donald Trump has a thrilling idea that's sure to guarantee Republican victories in this fall's midterms. No, not a pledge to take Muslims' kids away …

Liberal View

Auto companies latest to raise alarm over Trump’s tariff policy

Kevin Hassett, the conservative economist who chairs Donald Trump’s Council of Economic Advisers, probably isn’t an enthusiastic fan of the …

Donald Trump

Gary Cohn's golf analogy to sway Trump on trade

During his year and a bit as Trump's chief economic adviser, Gary Cohn tried many different tactics to persuade the president why some of his most …

U.S. Politics