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Trump says he will meet with the business leaders regularly to discuss manufacturing policy.
The border tax is part of a proposal being floated by House Republicans as part of wide ranging tax reform.
The White House has offered some details on how the border wall between the U.S. and Mexico might be paid for.
Uncertainty around the election spooked wealthy home buyers in the fourth quarter, continuing 2016's slowdown in luxury real estate.
Blank: The gap between haves and have-nots is too wide. Government needs to find answer through unity.
Trade experts say President Trump's order scrapping the Trans-Pacific Partnership will hurt U.S. workers more than it helps.
Low interest rates have helped defuse the United States' debt problems so far, but that won't last for long, Schiff says.
These careers all have an average base salary in the six figures.
After auto sales climbed to a record 17.55 million vehicles last year, there are many in the industry who think they've hit a peak.
Lawmakers are concerned about fiscal policies meeting the market's optimistic expectations, Morgan Stanley economist Ellen Zentner says.
The results suggest that the economy will grow at a moderate pace in the early months of 2017, The Conference Board said.
Jobless claims rose more than expected last week, but the underlying trend remained consistent with tightening labor market conditions.
Trump will draw on his roots as a "leveraged New York City real estate speculator," the Grant's Interest Rate Observer founder tells CNBC.
Fresh data highlight the challenges Trump faces in boosting the pace of U.S. GDP growth.
President Trump is moving ahead on a multibillion-dollar border wall. How much will it really cost, and is it worth the money?
Multinationals like Dow Chemical are pro-trade, but fair trade that levels the global playing field, Dow Chemical CEO Andrew Liveris says.
Many of President Donald Trump's changes face an uncertain path of legislative, legal, and logistical obstacles before they hit their intended goals. NBCNews reports.
"You don't want to irritate one of your largest buyers," says one economist in Missouri, "and that's got everybody on edge right now."
Rising interest rates are only part of the problem for the stock market and the economy going forward, says Michael Pento.
Lowering taxes to encourage economic growth is the best way to tackle budget deficits, Douglas Elliman chairman Howard Lorber tells CNBC.
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