Trump's trade wars are putting the US economy at risk. But the Federal Reserve doesn't appear ready to step in just yet.

The Federal Reserve is expected to leave borrowing costs unchanged Wednesday at the end of a two-day policy meeting. Trump has increased pressure on the independent central bank in recent months as his trade wars threaten to hurt the economy ahead of the 2020 elections. Economists say other growth data remains solid, however, particularly with significant upward revisions to the […]

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Trump backs bill to ban flag-burning: ‘A no brainer!’

Fox News Flash top headlines for June 15 Fox News Flash top headlines for June 15 are here. Check out what’s clicking on Foxnews.com Some Republicans in Congress on Friday reintroduced a proposal calling for a ban on burning the American flag – and they’ve already won an endorsement from President Trump. “All in for Senator Steve Daines as he […]

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Trump says Sarah Sanders will leave White House at the end of June

Trump: Sarah Sanders will be leaving the White House at the end of June President Trump tweeted that Sarah Sanders will be leaving the White House at the end of June. President Trump on Thursday announced that White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders would be leaving her position at the end of June. Continue Reading Below Trump tweeted the announcement, saying […]

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House intelligence panel subpoenas ex-Trump advisers Flynn, Gates

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. House of Representatives’ Intelligence Committee has issued subpoenas against former White House adviser Michael Flynn and President Donald Trump’s former deputy campaign chairman Rick Gates, the panel said in a statement on Thursday. In a letter accompanying the subpoena, the panel’s Democratic chairman, Adam Schiff, demanded that Flynn and Gates, who have both pleaded guilty […]

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Trump flips script on Dem outrage over comments on foreign dirt

Media melts down over President Trump ‘foreign dirt’ remark Reaction and analysis from constitutional law attorney Jenna Ellis Rives. A defiant President Trump pushed back Thursday against the outrage over his comments that he would be open to accepting opposition research from individuals from foreign countries, arguing he should have no obligation to call the FBI in certain cases while […]

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U.S. House to vote on power to sue Trump advisers who ignored subpoenas

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Democratic lawmakers would gain clear authority to sue Trump administration figures including former White House Counsel Don McGahn to enforce ignored subpoenas under a measure set to come to a vote in the U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday. In an escalation of wide-ranging probes of President Donald Trump and his inner circle, Democrats who control the […]

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Biden says Trump destroying auto industry, but president hits back

(Reuters) – Speaking in Iowa on the same day as Donald Trump, Democratic presidential hopeful Joe Biden denounced the Republican U.S. president’s trade policies, saying they were easy for Trump to push when farmers and auto makers are feeling the pain. Trump’s trade war with China has crushed American farmers, without countering the challenge that Chinese policies pose to the […]

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Trump stands by pledge that more to come in U.S.-Mexico deal

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday stood by his comments that part of the migrant deal with Mexico announced over the weekend had yet to be made public, even after Mexican officials unveiled new details of the agreement. “Biggest part of deal with Mexico has not yet been revealed!” Trump tweeted without giving further details. Asked about […]

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