Rates are jumping as jobs report showed hidden signs of inflation

U.S. government debt yields rose Friday, as investors received their first sign that inflation may be on the rise. [ Read Entire Post: Rates are jumping as jobs report showed hidden signs of inflation... ]

US wholesale inventories post biggest gain in 9 months

U.S. wholesale inventories were expected to rise by 1 percent in August. [ Read Entire Post: US wholesale inventories post biggest gain in 9 months... ]

‘It’s a disgraceful job’: Puerto Rican congressman slams Trump over hurricane response

The congressman, who has been critical of the Trump administration, was nearly moved to tears during a television interview. [ Read Entire Post: 'It's a disgraceful job’: Puerto Rican congressman slams Trump over hurricane response... ]

Pelosi was toxic with voters in 2010. Ryan and McConnell are facing the same problem.

It raises the question of when the GOP will begin using the two leaders’ images against them. [ Read Entire Post: Pelosi was toxic with voters in 2010. Ryan and McConnell are facing the same problem.... ]

‘The New Washington’: Though Out of Power, Democrats Are Winning the Fight, Pelosi Says

Representative Nancy Pelosi says she has remained in Congress partly to ensure that a woman remains at the negotiating table, and she feels she has used that position well. [ Read Entire Post: ‘The New Washington’: Though Out of Power, Democrats Are Winning the Fight, Pelosi Says... ]

Lin-Manuel Miranda Says Trump Is ‘Going Straight to Hell’

The “Hamilton” creator, who has family in Puerto Rico, denounced the president for his outburst against San Juan’s mayor with the island still in crisis. [ Read Entire Post: Lin-Manuel Miranda Says Trump Is ‘Going Straight to Hell’... ]

House Speaker Paul Ryan on tax reform: ‘We really can get this done this year’

The process behind crafting tax reform was quite different than the failed efforts to repeal Obamacare, Ryan tells CNBC. [ Read Entire Post: House Speaker Paul Ryan on tax reform: 'We really can get this done this year'... ]

US jobless claims increase more than expected

The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits rose more than expected last week, reflecting the lingering effects of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma. [ Read Entire Post: US jobless claims increase more than expected... ]

Graham is ‘pressing on’ with the health-care bill. Other GOP senators signal they’re moving on.

Even senators who intended to vote for the bill sound ready to abandon the Cassidy-Graham proposal. [ Read Entire Post: Graham is ‘pressing on’ with the health-care bill. Other GOP senators signal they’re moving on.... ]

Everything is on the line for McConnell in Tuesday’s Alabama Senate primary

After apparent collapse of ACA repeal effort, the Senate majority leader and establishment Republicans face another giant test in the special election to replace Jeff Sessions. [ Read Entire Post: Everything is on the line for McConnell in Tuesday’s Alabama Senate primary... ]