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Billionaires To Trump And Other 2020 Candidates: Please Tax Us

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Nineteen billionaires release a letter asking the 2020 presidential candidates to support a tax on America's richest fam... Read more

Bernie Sanders Plans To Cancel All $1.6 Trillion Of Student Debt By Taxing Wall Street

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Sen. Bernie Sanders announced a plan on Monday to forgive the country's $1.6 trillion outstanding student loan tab. Read more

A Fed President Explained Why He Was The Lone Member Who Wanted An 'insurance' Cut This Week

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In a statement Friday, Bullard explains his vote against the decision to leave its benchmark interest rate unchanged. Read more

The Trump Economy Is Starting To Look More And More Like The Obama Economy

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It wasn't supposed to be this way: The 2017 tax cut and deregulation were supposed to pull the economy out of its glacia... Read more

Goldman Changes Tune On The Fed, Sees Two Rate Cuts And Early End To Balance Sheet Rolloff

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The Fed may be on its way to a half-point interest rate cut next month even though conditions don't seem to warrant, Gol... Read more

Philadelphia Fed's Manufacturing Gauge Tumbles In June, Buoying The Case For Lower Rates

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The Philadelphia Federal Reserve's manufacturing gauge tumbled this month, solidifying the Fed's case for easier monetar... Read more

US Weekly Jobless Claims Fall More Than Expected

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First-time claims for state unemployment benefits were expected to total 220,000 for the most recent week, matching the ... Read more

Ron Insana: Trump Needs To Stop Fighting Central Banks, Who Are Trying To Keep The Economy Afloat

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It's the president's own policies that are contributing to slower global and domestic growth. Read more

Investor Michael Farr: The Fed's Fine-tuning Of Every Economic Soft Patch Must Eventually Must End

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The Fed's most recent round of reassurance was a significant mistake. Read more

Kudlow Says The White House Is Not Considering Demoting Fed Chair Powell Right Now

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A Bloomberg News report Tuesday morning said the White House had looked at such a move in February. Read more

How The Trade War With China Could Crush California's $2.7 Trillion Economy And Hurt Other States

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The impact of the U.S.-China trade war is greatest in states that export agricultural products, electronics and chemical... Read more

US Housing Starts Fall In May, But Starts For The Prior Two Months Were Revised Higher

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Housing starts fell in May, but building permits increased, suggesting that the housing market was drawing some support ... Read more

Homebuilder Sentiment Inches Lower Despite Demand For Single-family Homes

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The nation's homebuilders reported solid confidence in the housing market in June, but levels dropped slightly due to co... Read more

Amazon Responds To Ocasio-Cortez's Claim That It Pays Workers 'starvation Wages'

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Amazon reacted to Ocasio-Cortez's claim it pays warehouse workers "starvation wages" in a tweet saying it pays $15 an ho... Read more

A Key Manufacturing Gauge Just Saw Its Biggest One-month Decline In 18 Years

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The Empire State Manufacturing Index tumbled to a -8.6 reading from 17.8 in May, a 26.4-point drop that was the biggest ... Read more