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  • Martin Rangel, a worker at Bremen Castings, pours motel metal into forms on the foundry’s production line in Bremen

    Chart of the Day: Public Spending on Job Programs

    President Trump announced on Thursday the creation of a National Council for the American Worker, charged with developing “a national strategy for training and retraining workers for high-demand...

  • Association Health Care Plans Not Gaining Traction

    The influential National Federation of Independent Business long supported the expansion of association health care plans, which allow small businesses and trade groups to join together to offer...

  • FILE PHOTO: Kudlow gives a press briefing at the White House in Washington

    Kudlow: Tax Cuts 2.0, 3.0 and 4.0 May Be Coming

    Larry Kudlow, director of President Trump’s National Economic Council, sat down for a wide-ranging interview with CNBC’s Jim Cramer Wednesday morning in New York. Kudlow made headlines last month by...

  • Mulvaney listens as U.S. President Donald Trump meets with members of the Republican Study Committee at the White House in Washington

    The White House Makes a ‘Trillion-Dollar Admission’

    The White House Office of Management and Budget on Friday released its updated annual budget request , known as the mid-session review. The numbers don’t mean much given that the president’s budget...

  • Lawmakers Battle Over Veterans Health Funding

    A complicated fight over spending on a veterans health program is throwing a wrench into the congressional appropriations process for 2019. The showdown could force lawmakers to fall back on another...

  • F-35 Price Drops Below $90 Million: Report

    The Pentagon has made a preliminary deal with Lockheed Martin for the next batch of F-35 stealth jets, according to a Reuters report from the Farnborough Airshow in England. The “handshake agreement...

  • Andrew Cuomo, Governor of New York, speaks to members of the press at Trump Tower in New York City, U.S. January 18, 2017. REUTERS/Stephanie Keith

    4 Blue States Sue Over GOP Tax Law

    Four states sued the federal government Tuesday, claiming that the new $10,000 limit on state and local tax (SALT) deductions is an “unconstitutional assault on states’ sovereign choices.” The suit...