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Trump's economic agenda is fueling a resurgence in the economy that cannot be denied, the co-founder of Home Depot says.
Fed Chairman Jerome Powell has reportedly been making the rounds on Capitol Hill amidst criticism from President Trump that could threaten the central bank's independence.
First-time claims for state unemployment benefits were expected to total 210,000 for the most recent week, following 204,00 claims filed in the previous week.
It would follow another strike by 16,000 U.S. Steel workers that was approved earlier this month, and together, they could hinder what President Trump calls a "thriving" industry in the U.S.
When the Federal Reserve gathers next week, markets likely will be looking past a widely expected rate hike and toward the direction the central bank will chart ahead.
U.S. homebuilding increased more than expected in August, a positive sign for the housing market which has underperformed the broader economy amid rising interest rates for home loans.
American farmers already have been impacted by retaliatory tariffs from the U.S.-China trade war and the ratcheting of tensions once gain is unfortunate and comes at a lousy time, according to Iowa Agriculture Secretary Mike Naig.
Retail sales are expected to grow between 5 and 5.6 percent from a year ago, according to Deloitte's annual retail sales forecast for the holiday season.
As the trade war between China and the U.S. hits a boiling point, investors are taking their dimmest view of the global economy since the height of the European debt crisis.
President Donald Trump said China is "actively" trying to change the U.S. election by attacking American farmers, ranchers and industrial workers "because of their loyalty to me."
Top White House Economic Advisor Larry Kudlow said while the administration needs to be tougher on spending, tax cuts should fix the issue.
The U.S. economy is leading the rest of the world by returning to the basic approach of cutting taxes and letting businesses know that government is back on their side, top Trump economic aide Larry Kudlow says.
Larry Kudlow is director of the National Economic Council. He is speaking at the Economic Club of New York.
President Donald Trump is looking to impose 10 percent tariffs Chinese imports, below the 25 percent level previously floated by the administration.
President Donald Trump wants tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese goods despite the U.S. attempt to restart talks on trade, Bloomberg reported on Friday.
U.S. retail sales recorded their smallest gain in six months in August.