Secretary of Defense James Mattis will travel to Texas on Wednesday to visit troops currently deployed in support of the Southwest border mission.
Patrice Gautry of UBP says Congress could agree to spend on infrastructure, but the White House is unlikely to agree to cut spending elsewhere.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the latest from the Treasury Department on the budget deficit for the 2018 fiscal year.
The deficit climbed to $779 billion, $113 billion higher than the previous year, according to a statement from Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and Office of Management and Budget Director Mick Mulvaney.
Though the president raised the possibility of vetoing the legislation in recent weeks, he said "we're going to keep the government open" hours before Wednesday's vote.
In recent weeks, Trump raised fears that he would veto the legislation and let the government shut down.
Trump has waffled on the idea of shutting down the government in recent weeks as funding is set to expire at midnight Sunday.
Liang established the Fed's Division of Financial Stability in 2010. She joined the Brookings Institution in 2017.
Democrats jumped on comments from White House economic advisor Larry Kudlow, who said the Trump administration will "probably" address "larger entitlements" next year.
South Africa entered recession in the second quarter for the first time since 2009, data showed on Tuesday.
The White House is considering a partial shutdown if spending legislation does not include funding for President Donald Trump's border wall, according to sources familiar with the matter.
A decade after the 2008 recession, the policymakers who countered it on its front lines are worried that the U.S. may not be adequately armed for the next economic crisis.
The Trump administration's recent immigration crackdown has been a boon for the companies that manage detention centers, but it's less clear that taxpayers are getting their money's worth to support a policy that many Americans find abhorrent.
Rep. Steve Womack (R-Ark.), House budget committee chairman, discusses the committee's fiscal year 2019 budget resolution.
People turn to their screens for quick answers to their financial questions. But this can lead to shortcuts.
This may herald yet more pressure for emerging markets, particularly those exposed to high dollar-denominated debt.
The British multinational bank now points to cyclical factors rather than structural ones as driving the USD bounce.
Social media users noticed a distinct age gap between the Chinese delegates and the American lawmakers who met them in Washington.
President Trump’s negotiating playbook is by now pretty obvious: Make big demands, thump your chest and claim victory. But some of his talk has a whiff of desperation.
After years of budget cuts, the IRS is leaner, but not meaner.