'Our bigger enemy': Trump escalates attack on Fed chief

Business / Economy Aug 24, 2019

'Our bigger enemy': Trump escalates attack on Fed chief

U.S. President Donald Trump launched a furious and highly personal Twitter attack Friday against the Federal Reserve and Chairman Jerome Powell, fuming that the Fed once more "did NOTHING!" and wondering who is "our bigger enemy" — Powell or China's leader. The outburst came after ...

Trump calls on Fed to make 'substantial' rate cuts

Business / Economy Aug 9, 2019

Trump calls on Fed to make 'substantial' rate cuts

President Donald Trump is not letting up on his attacks on the Federal Reserve, calling for "substantial" Fed rate cuts to allow the dollar to fall in value against foreign currencies. In a series of tweets Thursday, Trump said, "As your president, one would think ...