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Report: No political meddling in Treasury tax analysis

A review of Treasury Department's handling of the Trump administration's tax plan has found no evidence of improper political meddling......»»

Category: topSource: cnnJan 12th, 2018

No political interference in Treasury"s tax analysis, report finds

A review has found no improper political interference in a Treasury Department analysis of the Trump administration tax plan......»»

Category: topSource: moneyJan 12th, 2018

Watchdog Finds No Political Interference in Tax-Bill Analysis

Career Treasury Department staffers were “fully engaged” in the process of analyzing a Republican tax bill, and denied that political appointees had taken over the process, according to a government watchdog inquiry......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJan 12th, 2018

Capitol Report: Even Mnuchin’s Treasury Department says Republican tax plan won’t pay for itself

After being hounded by Democrats, the Treasury Department on Monday finally released its analysis of the Republican tax plan — and finds that it doesn’t, as Treasury Sec. Steven Mnuchin has long said, pay for itself......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 11th, 2017

Treasury defends removing paper at odds with Mnuchin's tax analysis - Fox News

Fox NewsTreasury defends removing paper at odds with Mnuchin's tax analysisFox NewsThe Treasury Department reportedly yanked an economic report that contradicted Secretary Steven Mnuchin's key selling point on the .....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsSep 29th, 2017

Bond Report: 10-year Treasury yield falls the most in 3 weeks amid Fed minutes, political drama

Treasury prices rise, and yi.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 16th, 2017

Takeaways From a “Near-Perfect” Jobs Report

There's life in this old dog of an economic cycle yet Good morning, A lot of annoying political analysis followed Friday's jobs report. But if you strip away the spin, it was a good set of numbers - even "near perfect," as Thomas Simons of Jeffries.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 7th, 2017

Bond Report: Treasury yields edge up ahead of busy week for Federal Reserve

Treasury yields rise as investors look to see whether the Federal Reserve will stay on track to hike rates amid tepid first quarter economic numbers and political uncertainty......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 22nd, 2017

Bond Report: Treasury yields bounce off 4-week low on upbeat economic data

Treasury yields rise Thursday after strong economic data offset haven-driven buying tied to political uncertainty in the White House......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 18th, 2017

Political Volatility Rattles Capital Markets, Underscores CRE Investor Caution

What a difference a day makes. U.S. Treasury yields had rallied in recent weeks as geopolitical concerns eased in Europe following the French presidential election and a solid U.S. jobs report i.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytMay 18th, 2017

Bond Report: Treasury yields fall for 2nd week as Trump fails to muster support for health-care bill

Treasury yields declined on Friday, cementing their second-straight weekly drop, as recalcitrant House Republicans handed President Donald Trump his first major political defeat by refusing to support his bill to repeal and replace Obamacare......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 24th, 2017

Bond Report: Treasury yields see largest daily drop since August as Russian envoy killed

Treasury yields on Monday notch the largest one-day drop since August after attacks in Turkey and Berlin raised the specter of political uncertainty......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 19th, 2016

Bond Report: Treasury yields near highest levels in 18 months

Treasury yields crept higher on Friday, trading near their highest levels since July 2015, as investors focused on political uncertainty in Europe during an abbreviated session in the U.S......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 25th, 2016

Bond Report: Treasury yields struggle for direction as stock-market rally loses momentum

Treasury yields mostly fell on Tuesday after stocks sputtered.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatch15 hr. 19 min. ago

Bond Report: Treasury yields pare decline on economic optimism, climbing stocks

Treasury yields erase the decline on Tuesday amid growing confidence over the progress of the U.S. economy and higher stock valuations......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatch18 hr. 19 min. ago

Bond Report: Treasury yields lower ahead of Empire state survey

Treasury yields were slightly lower ahead of the Empire State manufacturing survey in what looks to be a muted day for trading......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 16th, 2018

Bond Report: 2-year Treasury yield pushes above 2% for first time since Sep. 2008

Treasury yields climbed on Friday after a stronger-than-expected consumer price data.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 12th, 2018

Chinese regulator says report that buying of U.S. debt might stop is 'fake news'

China's foreign exchange regulator on Thursday challenged a report it might slow or stop purchases of U.S. Treasury debt due to trade tensions with Washington as "fake news."    .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJan 11th, 2018

China just reminded the United States that Beijing is its banker

Financial markets took a hit from a report that China is trimming its U.S. bond holdings — but is this political posturing?.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 11th, 2018

China just reminded the United States that Beijing is its banker

Financial markets took a hit from a report that China is trimming its U.S. bond holdings — but is this political posturing?.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 11th, 2018

China Calls Slowing Treasury Purchases Report "Fake News", Yields Slide

Less than 24 hours after Bloomberg headlines rang around the world proclaiming China would "slow purchases" of US Treasur.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 11th, 2018