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Trump names Jay Powell to replace Janet Yellen as Fed chair
Powell served as undersecretary of the Treasury under George H.W. Bush and was appointed to the Federal Reserve Board of Governors by Barack Obama in 2012.
What to Know About the Washington Lawyer Vetting Trump’s Potential VPs
In the spring of 2009, Washington D.C. lawyer Arthur B. Culvahouse, Jr., who goes by “A.B spoke at the National Press Club about his work playing running mate matchmaker to 2008 Republican presidential nominee, Arizona Sen. John McCain . With his native Tennessee accent, Culvahouse recounted an
'The Big Short': Trailer
The Oscar-nominated film stars Christian Bale, Steve Carell, Ryan Gosling and Brad Pitt.
Hillary Clinton, Martin O'Malley and Bernie Sanders Debate Corporate America
The three Democratic presidential candidates discuss how big corporations affect the U.S. economy.
Bernie Sanders Starts to Name Names to Set Himself Apart From Hillary Clinton
The first event of Bernie Sanders ’s swing through New Hampshire this weekend was uncharacteristically small. No large, chanting crowds commonplace to his campaign. Instead the Vermont senator visited a senior center in Manchester and spoke to a thoughtful group of about 20 people before taking
The Note: Trump and Taxes
NOTABLES --TODAY ON THE TRAIL: Republican frontrunner Donald Trump is off the trail today after his tax plan announcement yesterday, but fellow contender Jeb Bush will deliver an energy policy speech in Pittsburgh this afternoon, ABC’s RYAN STRUYK notes. Ben Carson will be taking his campaign to
When Russia's Potatoes Were Worth More Than Rubles
For many Russians in 1991, food such as potatoes and berries had more value than money.
Fight Over Presidential Appointment Power Heads To Supreme Court
It was a judicial decision few saw coming. It has blossomed into a full-scale constitutional debate concerning the separation of powers that will play out at the Supreme Court on Monday. In January 2013, a federal appeals court invalidated the president’s then appointees to the...
Federal Reserve Celebrates Centennial
company or quit as ABC news digital special reports Ben Bernanke up they're celebrating the 100 year anniversary of the Fed. And with him fat past shares Alan Greenspan Paul Volcker and you can see just an upcoming changing of the guard Janet sitting beside as well. Wall Street watching that
President Obama Fed Chair Nominee Faces Senate Banking Hearing
Janet Yellen answers questions in effort to succeed Ben Bernanke as head of Federal Reserve.