President Trump's business tax cuts will be cheered in corporate boardrooms, but critics say they'll add trillions to the national debt.
WASHINGTON— Despite the lifting of a federal hiring freeze, the Department of Veterans Affairs is leaving thousands of positions unfilled, citing the need for a leaner VA as it develops a longer-term plan to allow more veterans to seek medical care in the private sector. The order by VA Secretary David Shulkin is described in an internal April 14 memorandum...
Let's get real. Trump's tax cuts are not going to pay for themselves, says Ron Insana.
WASHINGTON, April 26- The U.S. Congress inched toward a deal to fund the government through September but was preparing to possibly extend a midnight Friday deadline in order to wrap up negotiations and avoid an imminent government shutdown. The one-week extension would give leading Republicans and Democrats "a little breathing room" to finish their...
MEXICO CITY, April 26- Mexico's peso sank to a more than one-month low on Wednesday on news the administration of U.S. A senior Trump administration official said on Wednesday a draft executive order that would withdraw the United States from NAFTA, that also includes Mexico and Canada, was under consideration, confirming an earlier report from Politico.
President Donald Trump on Wednesday proposed slashing tax rates for businesses and on overseas corporate profits returned to the country in a plan greeted as an opening gambit by his fellow Republicans in Congress. The plan was unveiled at the White House by Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin and Trump economic adviser Gary Cohn. Mnuchin called the proposals "...
NEW YORK— An apparel company says it accepts responsibility for Ivanka Trump clothing that was relabeled as a different designer. G-III Apparel Group Inc., which is licensed to manufacture clothing under the Ivanka Trump brand, said it was removing the mislabeled items sold at discount retailer Stein Mart. Stein Mart said it was working with the manufacturer...
CNBC's Steve Liesman breaks down what the recent All-America poll says about what people want when it comes to tax reform.
CNBC's Ylan Mui reports on the Trump administration's recently unveiled tax plan, and breaks down the loopholes the White House could close to pay for big tax cuts.
Mnuchin confirms that President Trump's tax plan will call for a 15 percent corporate rate.
By trampling over the Washington establishment, Trump is doing one thing no one expected, says Jonathan Larsen.
The potential election of centrist Emmanuel Macron as the next president of France is raising hopes over the country's ability to reform its economy.
If you're expecting Trump to learn from his mistakes, here's why you could be very disappointed, says Chris Lu.
The White House declined to provide documents about Michael Flynn's payments from foreign governments, including Russia, NBC News reports.
An estimated 71.6 million people watched the final debate between White House contenders Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump on TV on Wednesday.
Clinton and Trump agree on this issue, but they're both wrong about how to fix the problem, says Pinar Çebi Wilber.
There isn't a "chorus" behind Donald Trump's debate performance, experts told CNBC.