Chris Arnold NPR correspondent Chris Arnold is based in Boston. His reports are heard regularly on NPR's award-winning newsmagazines Morning Edition, All Things Considered and Weekend Edition.

Trump Economic Adviser Gary Cohn At Odds With Inner Circle

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What Do Rising Interest Rates Mean For Average Americans?

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National Trade Council head Peter Navarro (right) and White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus (center) await President Trump's signing executive orders at the White House on Jan. 23. Evan Vucci/AP hide caption

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Trump Adviser's Warning About Food Supply Takeover Met With Skepticism

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Trader Richard Cohen wears a "Dow 21,000" cap as he works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on Wednesday. Richard Drew/AP hide caption

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The Soaring Stock Market And Your Nest Egg

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The exterior of the New York Stock Exchange on Feb. 10. A lobbying battle is being waged over a rule requiring financial advisers to act in their clients' best interest in retirement planning. Bryan R. Smith/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Trump Moving To Delay Rule That Protects Workers From Bad Financial Advice

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Watchdog Groups Fear Trump Will Block Investor Protection Rule

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Had it gone into effect Friday, a Federal Housing Administration fee cut would have reduced the cost of borrowing for about 1 million Americans a year. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images hide caption

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One Of Trump's First Orders Means Home Loan Fees Won't Go Down

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Dow Jones Closes Above 20,000 Points For First Time Ever

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The Food and Drug Administration headquarters in Silver Spring, Md. The FDA is one of a number of federal agencies with wide-ranging regulatory power intended to protect Americans. Andrew Harnik/AP hide caption

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President Trump To Cut Regulations By '75 Percent' — How Real Is That?

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Billionaire investor Wilbur Ross, Commerce Secretary nominee for U.S. President-elect Donald Trump, arrives Wednesday for his Senate confirmation hearing. Ross is warning America's trading partners to practice "fair trade" and cut state control over business if they want access to the world's biggest economy. T.J. Kirkpatrick/Bloomberg via Getty Images hide caption

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Ex-Democrat Wilbur Ross Makes Some Republicans Nervous At Confirmation Hearing

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A Closer Look At Trump's Pick To Head The Commerce Department

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Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Report Outlines Abuses By Debt Collectors

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Donald Trump has nominated Jay Clayton, a Wall Street lawyer, to head the Securities and Exchange Commission. Critics say it's another example of Trump packing his Cabinet with Wall Street insiders. Andrew Harnik/AP hide caption

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Can An SEC Nominee With Ties To Goldman Regulate Wall Street Impartially?

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Reports On Wells Fargo Whistleblowers Spark Inquiry In Congress

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