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9:03 a.m. Nov. 22, 2021 - By Chris Matthews
Biden could reshape the Fed by filling three open seats. Here's the top 5 contendersNow that President Joe Biden has announced his intention renominate Jerome Powell as chairman of the Federal Reserve, speculation is widespread on Wall Street and in Washington over whom else Biden will name to serve at the central bank.
8:10 a.m. Nov. 22, 2021 - By Peter Morici
Powell and Biden are rolling the dice on inflation and growthWasting capital seems to be a preoccupation in Washington these days.
12:13 p.m. Nov. 20, 2021 - By Silvia Ascarelli
We want to retire in an East Coast community that 'leans toward multicultural, progressive and educated' and has lots of golf -- where should we go?Also on the list: mild, four-season weather; near some water, not necessarily the ocean; good for the adult children and their families.
2:54 a.m. Nov. 17, 2021 - By Peter Morici
Instead of standing up to Russia and China, Biden appeases themI can’t wait to hear President Biden proclaim, “social justice in our times.”
12:58 p.m. Nov. 16, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Biden's Build Back Better bill would deliver payroll tax credit to local newspapersAbout a quarter of the country's newspapers have closed and half of local journalism jobs have evaporated in the past 15 years, according to research by the University of North Carolina.
10:28 a.m. Nov. 13, 2021 - By Jillian Berman
Politics killed national free community college --- for now, but advocates vow to ‘keep going’ as momentum continues in statesBiden pitched free community college for years, but it didn't make it into the Democrats' social spending package
4:34 a.m. Nov. 10, 2021 - By Victor Reklaitis
Biden wants to ‘reconnect communities' cut off by interstates — this infamous Baltimore highway shows what's at stakeAdvocates who favor tearing down or redeveloping highways that cut off neighborhoods decades ago have been encouraged this year, as Democratic-run Washington's spending proposals have included money for "reconnecting communities." Baltimore's "Highway to Nowhere" might see redevelopment, decades after it displaced Black residents.
1:00 a.m. Nov. 10, 2021 - By Peter Morici
Free trade isn't dead unless America isA two-pronged policy to restore America's economic strength and frustrate China's ambitions
1:26 a.m. Nov. 5, 2021 - By Ciara Linnane
Coronavirus tally: Global cases of COVID-19 top 248.7 million and U.S. cancels Emergent BioSolutions vaccine dealThe global tally for the coronavirus-borne illness climbed above 248.7 million on Friday, while the death toll edged above 5.03 million, according to . The U.S. continues to lead the world with a total of 46.3 million cases and 751,555 deaths. The U.S. is still averaging about 1,200 deaths a day, although cases and hospitalizations are declining. The federal government has canceled a multimillion dollar deal with Emergent BioSolutions , a Maryland-based vaccine manufacturer with facilities in Baltimore that were found to have produced millions of contaminated Johnson & Johnson vaccine doses this spring, Emergent disclosed the development Thursday in a conference call discussing its latest financial results, the Post reported. Emergent said it will forgo about $180 million due to the contract's termination, according to the Post. India is second by cases after the U.S. at 34.3 million and has suffered 459,873 deaths. Brazil has second highest death toll at 608,671 and 21.8 million cases. In Europe, Russia has the most fatalities at 239,943 deaths, followed by the U.K. at 141,826.
1:00 a.m. Nov. 3, 2021 - By Peter Morici
Germany’s Merkel leaves much unfinished business for Olaf ScholzThe chancellor led Germany through some troubled times, but didn't do enough to prepare it for the challenges of the future.
1:00 a.m. Oct. 27, 2021 - By Peter Morici
Virginia may show the way forward for RepublicansYoungkin provides a positive conservative platform to contrast with Democratic overreach.
10:43 a.m. Oct. 21, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
‘The stakes are enormous’: House set to vote on Bannon criminal-contempt referralVote would send a contempt-of-Congress referral to the U.S. attorney's office in Washington.
4:20 a.m. Oct. 21, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
U.S. House to vote on Bannon contempt as Justice Dept decision loomsThe U.S. House is voting Thursday on whether to hold Steve Bannon, a longtime ally and aide to former President Donald Trump, in contempt of Congress after he defied a subpoena from a committee investigating the violent Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection.
1:00 a.m. Oct. 20, 2021 - By Peter Morici
Embracing critical race theory plays into China's handThe narrative that the United States is bedeviled by systemic racism projects to the world an America riddled with self-doubt and lost purpose.
12:41 p.m. Oct. 15, 2021 - Barrons.com
FDA Vaccines Committee Seems Open to Mix-and-Match Boosters. What That Could Look Like. Members of the Food and Drug Administration's vaccines advisory committee signaled an eagerness on Friday to authorize mix-and-match boosting of Covid-19 vaccines.
1:00 a.m. Oct. 13, 2021 - By Peter Morici
The Biden administration lacks a coherent China policyOn trade, military capability and industrial policy, the U.S. doesn't have good ideas about how to counter the China threat
12:30 a.m. Oct. 8, 2021 - Barrons.com
The World Is Taking a Crucial Step Toward Eliminating Malaria The new malaria vaccine isn't just the first approved for malaria, writes Christopher Plowe. It's the first vaccine for any human parasitic disease.
11:41 a.m. Oct. 6, 2021 - By Eric Ruben
Supreme Court could loosen concealed-carry gun rules with this New York caseOral arguments in New York State Rifle & Pistol Association v. Bruen are set for Nov. 3.
7:36 a.m. Oct. 6, 2021 - By Peter Morici
Republicans shouldn't be cocky about the midtermsJoe Biden's missteps give the GOP an opening, but a party must stand for something to win elections.
4:32 a.m. Oct. 4, 2021 - Barrons.com
Water Shortages Threaten the Economy and Our Food Supply Without intervention, it's only a matter of time until the money dries up.
6:09 a.m. Oct. 2, 2021 - By Elisabeth Buchwald
Here's what would happen if Americans could look up everyone's salarySome experts say more pay transparency could help close the gender pay gap.
1:00 a.m. Sept. 29, 2021 - By Peter Morici
Powell dallies too much on inflationMonetary and fiscal policy are too loose, while supply chains and labor markets are too tight
7:45 a.m. Sept. 27, 2021 - Barrons.com
Voters Love It. Patients Need It. Why Dental Care Still Isn’t Universal. Tens of millions of American's lack dental coverage. That might finally change, but opposition is deep-rooted.
7:59 a.m. Sept. 24, 2021 - Barrons.com
Oil and Oil Stocks Are on a New Bull Run Two wild cards could derail the rally: OPEC meets next month, and higher prices may sap demand.
2:25 a.m. Sept. 22, 2021 - By Peter Morici
Learning the right lessons from the Afghanistan debacleAmerica remains the essential nation in a dangerous world.
1:00 a.m. Sept. 15, 2021 - By Peter Morici
Western water crisis demands a strong federal-state responseBipartisan bill would spend far too little on hardening infrastructure needed to mitigate climate change
6:21 p.m. Sept. 8, 2021 - By Peter Morici
Powell risks his legacy if he doesn't start tapering soonThe Fed shouldn't allow the White House or financial markets to bully it into continuing easy-money policies that could lead to a steep recession or stagflation.
3:34 a.m. Sept. 4, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
This couple traded their house for an RV and paid off $200,000 in debt — then the money started rolling inTheir path was unconventional, but it points to a truth that’s hard to dispute: Lowering expenses and increasing income leaves more money to tackle debt.
4:28 p.m. Sept. 2, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
More than 45 dead after Ida remnants hit NortheastA stunned U.S. East Coast faced a rising death toll, surging rivers and tornado damage Thursday after the remnants of Hurricane Ida walloped the region with record-breaking rain, drowning at least 46 people in their homes and cars.
1:00 a.m. Sept. 1, 2021 - By Peter Morici
The U.S. needs to rejoin the TPP to meet the China challengePacific free-trade agreement could help American businesses and workers compete in the technologies of the future.
3:04 a.m. Aug. 25, 2021 - By Peter Morici
Powell's tough choice: curb inflation or appease the Biden administrationThe mismatches in the post-COVID economy could take years to work out.
5:24 a.m. Aug. 20, 2021 - By Peter Morici
Biden administration seeks to control banking, technology, transportation to serve a woke agendaBeware the Leviathan: Democrats plan a power grab over vital sectors of the economy
1:00 a.m. Aug. 11, 2021 - By Peter Morici
Does hard work still pay off in America?Public schools need to focus children less on the shortcomings of American society and more on math and science skills
8:16 a.m. Aug. 5, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Federal funding helped school districts address disparities through summer camp programsAfter another pandemic-disrupted school year, organizers of vastly expanded summer learning opportunities are investing heavily in efforts to make them accessible to the most vulnerable students.
5:32 a.m. Aug. 4, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Pandemic travel restrictions separate loved ones around the worldQuintin Sweat and Renée Harrison live only 15 minutes apart by car, with the U.S.-Canada border between them.
1:00 a.m. Aug. 4, 2021 - By Peter Morici
How about genuine reform of capital-gains tax rates?Biden would set the rate way too high, but there is an ideal way to collect some revenue without killing innovation or growth
7:45 a.m. July 31, 2021 - By Peter Morici
America's baby drought poses a risk to our prosperity and securityWithout enough babies a civilization cannot survive. That’s an issue feminism has yet to address.
10:48 a.m. July 28, 2021 - By Tonya Garcia
Here are the Target stores that will get an Ulta shop in AugustTarget Corp. and Ulta Beauty Inc. have released the list of the first 100 Target locations nationwide that will get an Ulta shop this August. The companies expect to launch 800 'shop-in-shops' total.
8:31 a.m. July 24, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
While many are looking for work, some older workers are jumping at the chance for a new startPlenty of people over 50 are part of 'The Big Quit,' and heading for better jobs, starting their own ventures or simply retiring.
3:04 p.m. July 23, 2021 - Barrons.com
Barron’s Roundtable: Sizing Up the Stocks Letters to the editor responding to the 2021 Midyear Roundtable panelists’ stock picks, China’s faux capitalism, and the Rule of 20.
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