Trump and the Economy


Associated Press

The former Robert Rubin protégé now runs for president condemning corporate power. But he also says that only a business leader can win that argument. Read more



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Today on TAP: Warning signs ahead for the U.S. economy Read more


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Today on TAP: All credit for fumbling the recovery goes to Trump Read more


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Today on TAP: More bank deregulation from the Trump administration Read more


Candidate Trump promised to take on Wall Street. As deregulator-in-chief, he will be Wall Street’s best friend. Read more

Economic Policy

Trump and the Republicans plan to roll back worker rights to pre-New Deal levels. Read more

Economic Policy

It may produce a short-lived boom. Then, look out. Read more

Economic Policy


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How we squander resources through the tax code, and how that could get a lot worse in the age of Trump Read more

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