Government Business And Finance

In tax push, Trump's team uses a dubious growth estimate

Dec 11, 2017

In tax push, Trump team uses growth estimate that independent analyses consider unrealistic

The Latest: Trump to make final pitch for GOP tax plan

Dec 11, 2017

President Donald Trump is making his final pitch for the Republican tax plan in a speech to the American people

Top EU economic powers warn US about tax plans

Dec 11, 2017

The European Union's top five economies are warning the United States that its massive tax overhaul could contravene some of its international obligations and risks "having a major distortive impact on international trade."

Fed set to raise rates as Yellen gives final news conference

Dec 11, 2017

Fed is set to lift rates for 3rd time this year as Yellen gives final news conference as chair

Start the clock for Trump, GOP in last push on taxes, budget

Dec 11, 2017

Start the countdown clock on a momentous two weeks for President Donald Trump and the GOP-run Congress

This Week: Fed meeting, jobless claims, Costco earnings

Dec 11, 2017

This Week: Fed meeting, jobless claims, Costco earnings

The Latest: Trump robocall urges voters to back Moore

Dec 11, 2017

Alabama voters are getting a recorded phone call in which President Donald Trump says he needs Republican Roy Moore in the U.S. Senate

Trump talks tax cuts and budget on golf course with Graham

Dec 10, 2017

The White House says President Donald Trump and Sen. Lindsey Graham are discussing tax legislation and upcoming budget talks during a golf game at one of Trump's Florida clubs

Qatar buys 24 Typhoon fighters as part of $8 billion deal

Dec 10, 2017

BAE Systems has agreed to sell 24 Typhoon fighter planes to Qatar as part of a 6 billion pound ($8 billion) deal with European defense contractors

Brexit secretary says a no-deal Brexit now less likely

Dec 10, 2017

The man in charge of Britain's departure from the European Union says the chances the country will leave the 28-nation bloc with no trade deal "dropped dramatically" after the two sides reached a preliminary agreement on divorce terms last week

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