Monday President Trump said he will reinstate steel and aluminum tariffs on Brazil and Argentina because he claimed the South American countries are devaluing their currencies. He announced the move on his Twitter feed.
Two major stock indexes set new records and a third was close the morning after the U.S. House of Representatives voted to impeach President Trump. The chamber acted mostly along party lines, with only a few Democrats switching sides, to back charges of obstruction of Congress and abuse of power.
Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren is facing deepening skepticism, including from some in her own party, over her “Medicare-for-all” plan — as she not only claims the middle class won’t be hit with a tax hike but even suggests billionaires alone can fund it.
President Trump’s 2017 tax cuts sparked a massive rally on Wall Street, gains that money managers say may be imperiled if Democrats gain enough power in 2020 elections.
Friday President Donald Trump’s top economic aide Larry Kudlow said the White House is holding informal talks about a second round of tax cuts to announce during the 2020 presidential campaign.
Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross warns that the stock market will plunge if the House of Representatives follows through on the impeachment of President Donald Trump.
Amazon is paying the travel cost for employees who have been diagnosed with cancer to seek health care at the Los Angeles-area health system City of Hope.
Tuesday Republican U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley urged Democrats not to use impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump to delay action on the U.S.-Mexico-Canada (USMCA) trade agreement.