federal reserve officials left rates unchanged at their june meeting but signaled that they were prepared to c
"Federal Reserve officials left rates unchanged at their June meeting but signaled that they were prepared to cut if needed as price pressures come in soft and risks to the economic outlook intensify." via @jeannasmialek
senator chuck schumer of new yorkasked the treasury departments inspector general on wednesday to open an inve
"Senator Chuck Schumer of New York...asked the Treasury Department’s inspector general on Wednesday to open an investigation into delayed design concepts of a new $20 note featuring the image of Harriet Tubman" via @arappeport
mr coates called out mr mcconnell several times by name citing the senators comment that he does not favor rep
"Mr. Coates called out Mr. McConnell several times by name, citing the senator’s comment that he does not favor reparations “for something that happened 150 years ago, for whom none of us currently living are responsible.” via @SherylNYT
the public renders a harsh judgment on the state of political discourse in this country and for many americans
"The public renders a harsh judgment on the state of political discourse in this country. And for many Americans, their own conversations about politics have become stressful experiences that they prefer to avoid" via Pew
biden defending himself on tuesday night against suggestions that he is too old fashioned for todays democrati
Biden, "defending himself on Tuesday night against suggestions that he is too “old fashioned” for today’s Democratic Party, invoked 2 Southern segregationist senators by name as he fondly recalled the “civility” of the Senate in the" 70s & 80s @katieglueck
he opened his re election campaign in front of a huge crowd of raucous supporters by evoking the dark messagin
"..he opened his re-election campaign in front of a huge crowd of raucous supporters by evoking the dark messaging and personal grievances that animated his 2016 victory" @maggieNYT @anniekarni @shearm
they see ample evidence of a country that is not remotely full but one where an aging population amp declining
"They see ample evidence of a country that is not remotely “full” — but one where an aging population & declining birthrates among the native-born population are creating underpopulated cities & towns, vacant housing and troubled public finances"
little electricity no combat pay amp holidays away from home 5600 american troops on the southwest border are
"little electricity, no combat pay & holidays away from home, 5,600 American troops on the southwest border are on a mission ordered by a politically determined commander in chief and a Pentagon unable to convince him of its perils"
the president stewed about the mueller report to one adviser after another on friday at his golf course in flo
"The president stewed about the Mueller report to one adviser after another on Friday at his golf course in Florida, dismissing the findings and making clear he was keeping track of who in his orbit had participated in the investigation"