Rep. Al Green Insists Black People Haven't Had Full Employment 'Since Slavery'

Media | Amber Athey

‘What do you consider full employment?’

DOW Falls Off A Cliff -- 1,000 Point Market Correction Breaks Uninterrupted Growth Streak

Politics | Jack Crowe
Average after the closing bell on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., August 17, 2017. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

Speculation that the Fed will soon raise interest rates

Wages Are Ramping Up As Employers Battle For New Hires

Business | Tim Pearce
American employers added 200,000 jobs last month, the 88th straight month jobs have been added and longest streak on record. (Photo: Shutterstock/rnl)

Welcome to full employment

There's Almost Zero Chance The US Slips Back Into Recession

Politics | Robert Donachie
An American flag against a sky background. (Green/Shutterstock)

So much winning

Trump Announces His Choice For Federal Reserve Chair

Politics | Henry Rodgers

‘He is strong. He is committed.’

President Trump Needs A Stable Dollar Along With Tax Cuts To Maximize Growth

op-ed | Larry Kudlow
WASHINGTON, DC - OCTOBER 23: U.S. President Donald Trump listens to Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong as they deliver joint statements in the Rose Garden of the White House October 23, 2017 in Washington, DC. Trump and Lee are meeting ahead of Trump's first official visit to Asia to attend the APEC and ASEAN meetings during the first two weeks of November. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

In all this talk about the new Fed chair, no one has mentioned the dollar.

Black Families' Wealth Grew Substantially In 3-Year Period, Report Shows

US | Amber Randall
A girl holds a sign during a rally in Baltimore, Maryland May 2, 2015. Hundreds of people took to the streets of Baltimore on Saturday as anger over the death of a young black man turned to hopes for change following swift criminal charges against six police officers. REUTERS/Jim Bourg

‘Larger proportional gains in incomes’

It's Time To Audit The Fed

Opinion | Sen. Rand Paul

Let’s shock the establishment again by pushing it over the finish line.

Interest Rates Reach Highest Point Since 2008

Business | Ted Goodman
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen arrives for the G7 Financial ministers meeting in the southern Italian city of Bari, Italy, May 12, 2017. REUTERS/Alessandro Bianchi

‘We continue to expect that the economy will expand at a moderate pace’

First Coal Mine Opens Under Trump

Energy | Andrew Follett
A dirty coalminer displays a lump of coal as a power and energy source. Shutterstock/Joe Belanger

600 new coal jobs

Trump Betrays His Base On The Fed

Opinion | Tho Bishop
U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during a joint news conference with Jordan's King Abdullah (not pictured) in the Rose Garden after their meeting at the White House in Washington, U.S., April 5, 2017. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas

The people hurt the most by Fed bubbles are the people who elected Trump.

How The Fed's Rate Increase Will Impact Consumers

Opinion | Joanne Butler
Janet Yellen Testifies Before House Financial Services Committee

If you’re seeking a low-rate consumer loan, get going now.

Consumer Spending Surged After Trump Defeated Clinton

Business | Robert Donachie
U.S. President Donald Trump waits to speak by phone with the Saudi Arabia's King Salman in the Oval Office at the White House in Washington, U.S. January 29, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

More money in the pockets means more money to spend

The Fed And FTC Strike A Blow For Competition

Opinion | Lyle Beckwith
Federal Reserve Building in Washington DC, United States

Competition works. It’s the basis of our free enterprise system.

The Fed Needs Competition, Not Rules

Opinion | Tho Bishop

The beauty of this approach is that it would painless.

Rand Paul Introduces 'Audit The Fed' To 115th Congress. What's Different This Time?

Politics | Christian Datoc
Rand Paul (Getty Images)

‘Guess who’s back… back again’

China's Grip On US Debt Weakens As Its Currency Crumbles

World | Ryan Pickrell
A U.S. one-dollar banknote and Chinese 100-yuan banknotes are seen in this picture illustration, in Beijing, China, January 21, 2016. REUTERS/Jason Lee

Japan is now the largest overseas holder of US debt

On November 8th, I'm Voting For Our Next Fed Chair

Opinion | Johannes Schmidt

The candidates have made their views on the Federal Reserve surprisingly clear.

Bank CEO: Fed Jobless Numbers Are 'Cooked'

Business | Robert Donachie
Federal Reserve Board Chair Janet Yellen testifies before a Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee hearing on the "Semiannual Monetary Policy Report to Congress" in Capitol Hill, Washington

‘The economy will not expand …’