Archive for December 24th, 2018

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Trump and the U.S. Stock Market

December 24, 2018

Earlier in his presidency, Donald Trump would frequently cite rising U.S. share prices as a vote of confidence in his leadership and economic policies. However, less than two years into his term, the Nasdaq and S&P 500 have entered bear market territory, and the Dow Jones Industrials, with a 19.1% slide from peak, is knocking […] More

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Sleepless at The White House

December 24, 2018

The Christmas break, which has begun in many countries around the world, has not halted the the Byzantine atmosphere surrounding the U.S. White House. Defense Secretary Mattis resigned but agreed to stay on through February 28, but President Trump has asked him to be gone by January 1st. The President is reportedly also seeking ways […] More