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The rate may need to be 28 percent so the president’s plan is tax neutral. When Barack Obama proposed that figure, repeatedly, Republicans called it too high.
The U.S. is headed for a recession in the next two years as excessive fiscal stimulus takes the economy into unsustainable territory.
Chicago Fed. President Evans said Monday that inflation looks "well on its way" to reaching economic objectives.
As policymakers battle over President Trump's economic initiatives, they won't have to worry about the U.S. becoming a deadbeat — yet.
As a bloc, small-business owners have been among the health care law’s most vocal opponents, NYT reports.
The law limiting LGBT protections will cost the state more than $3.76 billion in lost business over a dozen years, according to the Associated Press.
Industry analyst Trilby Lundberg said Sunday that the price drop comes as crude oil prices also slipped during the same period.
Trump is to appoint son-in-law Jared Kushner to head a new White House innovation team to revamp federal bureaucracy.
Orders for long-lasting factory goods were expected to rise 1.2 percent in February after increasing 1.8 percent a month earlier.
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said the tax plan will be comprehensive, including both personal and corporate tax reform.
White House budget director Mick Mulvaney also tells CNBC he's not sure the administration has enough votes for passage.
The Fed should also begin allowing its massive portfolio to run off, St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank President James Bullard said on Friday.
The analysis comes as the House of Representatives is poised to vote on a bill to repeal and replace parts of the Affordable Care Act.
House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady offers ideas on how to blunt the initial impact of a border adjustment tax on imports.
Goldman estimates that every percentage point increase of Americans with health insurance yielded a 0.6 percent rise in health employment.
Investors' fears about the Obamacare repeal aren't likely to be realized, according to separate analyses ahead of Thursday's crucial vote.
Biden said eliminating Obamacare would only benefit drug, insurance and medical device companies, USA Today reports.
The Fed should raise rates two more times this year and continue work on a plan to trim its massive balance sheet, Dallas Fed President Robert Kaplan said.
The run-up in U.S. real estate prices could potentially amplify any future economic downturn, a Federal Reserve official said on Tuesday.
Higher housing costs have borrowers searching for the best deals on home loans.