• On The West Coast, Ports Brace For Steel Tariffs

    6 monthes ago - By NPR

    President Trump's new tariffs have ports and steel manufacturers in the West uneasy, as they rely on steel imports from the Pacific Rim.
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  • Who Is Larry Kudlow, President's Trump's New Top Economic Advisor?

    Who Is Larry Kudlow, President's Trump's New Top Economic Advisor?

    6 monthes ago - By Fortune

    Goldman Sachs alumnus Gary Cohn resigned as director of the National Economic Council in protest to President Donald Trump's recently imposed tariffs on steel and aluminum. Yet Trump's pick for Cohn's replacement, conservative commentator Larry Kudlow, has previously taken a similar position as his predecessor.
    But Trump appeared well aware of those differences between himself and Kudlow, noting a day ago that he and his pick “don't agree with everything,” but that they do agree on most. Then on Wednesday, Kudlow decided to accept the top post .
    So who exactly is Kudlow?
    He has a history...
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  • Trump picks TV commentator Kudlow to succeed Cohn as economic adviser

    6 monthes ago - By Reuters

    WASHINGTON - U.S. television commentator and conservative economic analyst Larry Kudlow will replace Gary Cohn as President Donald Trump's top economic adviser, the White House and Kudlow said on Wednesday, adding another loyalist to Trump's inner circle.
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  • On The West Coast, Ports Brace For Steel Tariffs

    On The West Coast, Ports Brace For Steel Tariffs

    6 monthes ago - By NPR

    President Donald Trump's new tariffs have ports and steel manufacturers uneasy in the west, as they rely on steel imports from the Pacific Rim.
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  • Business Highlights

    6 monthes ago - By Chron

    Trump picks camera-proven Kudlow as top economic aide
    WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump has chosen Larry Kudlow to be his top economic aide. Kudlow is a long-time fixture on the CNBC business news network who previously served in the Reagan administration and has argued relentlessly in tart sound bites for tax cuts and a smaller government.
    Tariffs lift hopes for jobs in American mill towns
    In American mill towns, the hope is that tariffs on imported steel and aluminum will mean more jobs. One CEO says President Trump's tariff plan 'gives us a fighting chance.' But analysts say the job...
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  • Larry Kudlow, new chief economic advisor to Trump, says China 'has earned a tough response'

    6 monthes ago - By CNBC

    China can expect the U.S. to take a tough stance when it comes to international trade, Larry Kudlow, the newly appointed director of the National Economic Council, said Wednesday.
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  • Trump's new top economic adviser has a history of slamming the president on Twitter

    Trump's new top economic adviser has a history of slamming the president on Twitter

    6 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Larry Kudlow will be named the next National Economic Council director and President Donald Trump's top economic adviser in the coming days.
    Kudlow has typically supported the president, but also has a history of tweeting negative items about Trump.
    In a September 2015 tweet, Kudlow shared a GIF of a wrestler body-slamming Trump with Jeb Bush's face edited over the wrestler's.
    Larry Kudlow, a long-time CNBC contributor and conservative economic commentator, is expected to become the top economic adviser to President Donald Trump over the next few days.
    Kudlow will help to craft Trump's...
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