Fears of an overheated economy could prompt the Federal Reserve to cut short a recovery in which incomes have already struggled to gain traction.
The Federal Reserve’s semiannual Monetary Policy Report suggests that policymakers will continue with their plan to raise rates a total of four times in 2018.
A report from the Council of Economic Advisers makes the case for adding new work requirements to social programs such as Medicaid and food stamps.
Concern is growing among businesses and lawmakers in both parties that President Trump has no clear strategy to resolve the escalating dispute.
With its latest round of proposed tariffs, the Trump administration is pulling American consumers into its battle with China.