Trump to meet with White House trade team to discuss tariffs on European automakers

President Donald Trump is planning on meeting with his trade team on Tuesday to discuss a draft report on tariffs, according

Big Labor Still All-In for Dems

The mass defection of union members to the Trump campaign over the objections of labor leaders does not appear to have shifte

Amazon raising minimum wage for US workers to $15 per hour

Amazon is boosting its minimum wage for all U.S. workers to $15 per hour starting next month. The company said Tuesday the wa

Congress’ Trillion-Dollar Budget Blunder

I have spent some three decades railing against faulty budgetary scoring of tax bills, but the latest charade from the Congre

Tesla shares plunge as Wall Street throws in towel, saying Musk departure could cost stock $130

Tesla's stock is falling as analysts voice concern about the negative effects from SEC's lawsuit against CEO Elon Musk.  (mo

Will America’s Refusal To Curb Spending And Debt Cause Next Meltdown?

Two recent stories caught our eye. One noted that, even after President Trump's tax cuts, Americans spent more on taxes than

Big Labor Drops Big Dollars on Dems

Big Labor is dropping big money on the 2018 elections despite their own rhetoric about outside spending. Unions represent 12

GOP Better Remind Forgetful Voters: Tax Cuts Are Huge Boost To Middle Class

Congressional Republicans have one of the most potent re-election issues of recent decades: the unquestionable success of thi

Warren Fundraises Off Alleged Story of Kavanaugh Accuser

Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D., Mass.) earlier this week sent out a fundraising email in which she praised the woman who accused S

New Retirement Plan Option May Be on Horizon

Multiple employer plans would allow unaffiliated small businesses to join together to offer 401(k)s.

Dem Rep: We Are Less Than 60 Days From Totally ‘Kicking the S–t Out of the Republicans’

Congressman Ruben Gallego (D., Ariz.) told an audience of Democrats on Saturday that they are less than 60 days from totally

Eric Holder says MAGA slogan is ‘rooted in fear’

Former Attorney General Eric Holder slammed the mindset of “Make America Great Again,” President Trump’s signature slog

Trump hits back at Jamie Dimon, says JP Morgan CEO doesn’t have the ‘smarts’ to run for president

A day after Dimon said he was "smarter" than Trump, the president calls the J.P. Morgan CEO  a "poor public speaker and a ne

Nike Pays Colin Kaepernick To Peddle A False Narrative Of Police Brutality

The NFL's Colin Kaepernick, the quarterback who started the phenomenon of NFL players kneeling during the playing of the nati

Booker sends staff to Iowa, signaling possible 2020 run

WASHINGTON – Sen. Cory Booker has sent staff to Iowa, further stoking speculation of his 2020 presidential aspirations. The

Lawmakers come down hard on Google for skipping Senate hearing

Lawmakers on Wednesday grilled top executives from Facebook and Twitter about their efforts to prevent foreign governments fr

Chuck Todd’s Defense Of The Media Backfires

Apparently, a weekly show on NBC and a nightly show on MSNBC weren't large enough platforms for Chuck Todd to complain about

Time to Reassess Your Life Insurance After Tax Reform

The new tax law is prompting policyholders to review their life insurance to see if the coverage still makes sense.

Don’t Look Now But Ted Cruz Was Exactly Right About ObamaCare

He was selling "snake oil," "making a false and politically damaging promise," committing "a fraud on the American people," a

Manafort verdict strengthens Mueller’s hand for round two

It could be déjà vu when Paul Manafort suits up for his second court battle next month.Legal experts say that federal prose

Now-cautious bull names 4 risks keeping him up at night

Federated Investors' Phil Orlando sees a high probability stocks will stumble 5 to 8 percent in the coming weeks.

Michael Avenatti speaks at DNC summer meeting

Michael Avenatti stopped by the Democratic National Committee’s summer meeting on Thursday as he continues to explore a lon