A daily morning look at the financial stories you need to know to start the day.
-Stock futures are now mixed after Thursday's robust rally. Investors were taking a pause earlier this morning as a procedural snag delays the vote on the GOP tax reform bill. But there is now news of a deal, the vote could still happen today. We also get some manufacturing data this morning.
-New York Fed President William Dudley says he sees no need for stimulus in this economic environment.
-U.S. crude prices are higher but still at the $57 a barrel level.