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Moore, under fire from Democrats, remains Trump's Fed pick

Apr 24 2019

SAN FRANCISCO/NEW YORK Despite new criticism from top Democrats for comments denigrating women and the Midwest, economic commentator Stephen Moore still has the backing of U.S. President Donald Trump for a seat at the Federal Reserve Board.

Trump's Fed pick Moore draws fire from Democrats; Republicans silent

Apr 24 2019

SAN FRANCISCO/NEW YORK, April 24 Stephen Moore, the economic commentator that U.S. President Donald Trump has said he will nominate to the Federal Reserve Board, is drawing new fire from top Democrats for his comments denigrating, among other targets, women and the Midwest.

RPT-As Trump pressures Powell, Wall Street gives Fed a passing grade

Apr 15 2019

SAN FRANCISCO/WASHINGTON, April 14 As President Donald Trump keeps up his attacks on the Federal Reserve's policies, Wall Street is cautiously embracing them, giving a passing grade to the Fed's communication since its shift in January to a "patient" approach on rate hikes.

As Trump pressures Powell, Wall Street gives Fed a passing grade

Apr 14 2019

SAN FRANCISCO/WASHINGTON As President Donald Trump keeps up his attacks on the Federal Reserve's policies, Wall Street is cautiously embracing them, giving a passing grade to the Fed's communication since its shift in January to a "patient" approach on rate hikes.

RPT-As Trump pressures Powell, Wall Street gives Fed a passing grade

Apr 14 2019

SAN FRANCISCO/WASHINGTON, April 14 As President Donald Trump keeps up his attacks on the Federal Reserve's policies, Wall Street is cautiously embracing them, giving a passing grade to the Fed's communication since its shift in January to a "patient" approach on rate hikes.

Moore in spotlight as Trump's Fed pick; Cain meeting resistance

Apr 10 2019

SAN FRANCISCO/WASHINGTON Potential Federal Reserve nominee Stephen Moore extended a remarkable run of commentary on the U.S. economy on Wednesday even as prospects for another possible Fed pick, former presidential candidate Herman Cain, appeared to fade.

Moore 'superbly underqualified' for Fed, vice chair of joint congressional committee says

Apr 10 2019

Stephen Moore, the economic commentator whom President Donald Trump plans to nominate to the Federal Reserve Board, lacks the expertise and political independence needed to help set interest rates for the U.S. economy, a top Congressional Democrat said on Tuesday.

RPT-Trump's Fed picks draw political fire as they angle for the job

Apr 10 2019

April 9 A political feud over President Donald Trump’s picks for the U.S. Federal Reserve Board broke into an open brawl on Tuesday even before the nominations of Herman Cain, a former restaurant chain executive, and Stephen Moore, a conservative economic commentator, have been formally submitted to the Senate.

Trump's Fed picks draw political fire as they angle for the job

Apr 09 2019

A political feud over President Donald Trump’s picks for the U.S. Federal Reserve Board broke into an open brawl on Tuesday even before the nominations of Herman Cain, a former restaurant chain executive, and Stephen Moore, a conservative economic commentator, have been formally submitted to the Senate.

Trump's Fed picks pan liberals, praise Trump

Apr 09 2019

SAN FRANCISCO Herman Cain, the former pizza chain executive picked by President Donald Trump for a policy seat on the Federal Reserve, panned 'liberal lunatics' and socialism in Monday's installment of his eponymous show on Facebook.

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