In final pitch to suburban voters, it’s GOP talk on economy vs. Democrats on health care

Republicans are entering the final days of the campaign with a message they hope will win over wavering suburban voters — the economy is booming, don’t let Democrats ruin it — while echoing President Trump… Read More

Watch out: 3 warning signs U.S. economy could be close to recession

Cracks are beginning to show in a booming economy that’s on pace for a 10th year of continuous growth. Why it matters: There’s plenty of good news — economists expect today’s jobs report to show… Read More

Trump’s anti-caravan efforts follow decades of regional frustrationl

Conservative foreign policy experts say U.S. policy in Central America is a key factor in pushing people to emigrate from the region, but differ greatly over the prescription for change. Some veterans of previous Republican… Read More

Republicans Rushing to Save House Seats From Onslaught of Democratic Money – The New York Times

CINCINNATI — As the 2018 midterm campaign enters its final full week, House Republicans are rushing to fortify their defenses in conservative-leaning districts they thought were secure, pouring millions of dollars into a last-minute bid… Read More

Rob Portman’s Report on Trump Trade Policy to Feature Mixed Results

A key Republican senator sees positive signs in the Trump administration’s trade discussions with Canada and Mexico, but he still has plenty of criticism for the White House, too. In a major trade policy speech at… Read More

Trump Says Sears Was Mismanaged. Mnuchin Was on Its Board for Years

President Donald Trump said that Sears Holdings Corp. had been mismanaged for years before it declared bankruptcy. Among those responsible for its management: his Treasury secretary. Steven Mnuchin was a member of Sears’s board from… Read More