Fed’s goals include ‘economic opportunity’ for all: Harker

The Federal Reserve's goals include promoting inclusive "economic opportunity" for Americans of all income levels. [ Read Entire Post: Fed's goals include 'economic opportunity' for all: Harker... ]

Major automakers post mixed November US sales results

Major automakers posted mixed U.S. November new vehicle sales for November on Friday. [ Read Entire Post: Major automakers post mixed November US sales results... ]

Despite skeptical public, GOP pushing ahead on tax-cut plan

Party betting it can sell proposal once its signed into law, workers see boost in take-home pay [ Read Entire Post: Despite skeptical public, GOP pushing ahead on tax-cut plan... ]

‘Doug Jones’s problem’: African American voters not energized by Alabama’s Senate race

To beat Republican Roy Moore, the Democratic nominee will need massive black turnout — and some Jones supporters fear it won’t happen. [ Read Entire Post: ‘Doug Jones’s problem’: African American voters not energized by Alabama’s Senate race... ]

Why Trump Stands by Roy Moore, Even as It Fractures His Party

Senator Mitch McConnell and his allies have been infuriated as President Trump has reacted with indifference to a series of ideas they have floated to try to block Mr. Moore. [ Read Entire Post: Why Trump Stands by Roy Moore, Even as It Fractures His Party... ]

Ivanka, Louise and the Little People

What a regal and perverse populism the Trump administration continues to practice. [ Read Entire Post: Ivanka, Louise and the Little People... ]

The Fed has a big problem. It talks too much and it needs to stop

It's time for the Fed to taper forward guidance to reduce the "noise" and mixed signals, says Economist Samuel Rines. [ Read Entire Post: The Fed has a big problem. It talks too much and it needs to stop... ]

Consumer sentiment beats expectations as buyers voice more certainty on jobs, economy

Consumer confidence was expected to fall to 98 in November. [ Read Entire Post: Consumer sentiment beats expectations as buyers voice more certainty on jobs, economy... ]

Rep. Gianforte’s account to police on assault of reporter appears to contradict his later apology

Gianforte later apologized to the reporter and said ” I had no right to assault you.” [ Read Entire Post: Rep. Gianforte's account to police on assault of reporter appears to contradict his later apology... ]

What will Schumer do? Franken’s troubles test his bond with the Senate minority leader

Schumer joined other senators in calling for an ethics investigation following allegations that Franken had groped a fellow entertainer on a USO tour in Iraq in 2006. [ Read Entire Post: What will Schumer do? Franken’s troubles test his bond with the Senate minority leader... ]