John Ydstie After covering the economy, Wall Street and federal budget issues for two decades, John Ydstie is now applying his reporting and interviewing skills as a roving national correspondent.
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U.S. Growth Picks Up: Normal Post-Winter Bounceback Or More?

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Economic Growth Expected To Be Up In Latest Report

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Traders and financial professionals work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on Tuesday. Major stock indexes are in record territory. Drew Angerer/Getty Images hide caption

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Why The Stock Market's Rise Isn't Just A Trump Rally

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Trump Hopes To Lure Companies Back To The U.S.With Lower Tax Rates

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Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin briefs reporters on President Trump's tax plan at the White House on April 26. Carolyn Kaster/AP hide caption

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Trump's Tax Plan Renews Anxieties About Deficits And The Debt

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Trump To Talk Tax Plan

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A statue of former Treasury Secretary Albert Gallatin stands guard outside the Treasury Building in Washington. Trump's campaign plans for a total overhaul of the U.S. tax code — while maintaining the revenues flowing into the federal government — may have missed their chance in Congress. Jacquelyn Martin/AP hide caption

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Some Tax-Cut Backers Urge Trump To Drop Full Overhaul, Go For Quick Win

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Trump's economic adviser Gary Cohn (left) and adviser Jared Kushner listen to President Trump at a meeting with business leaders Jan. 23. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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Trump's Flip-Flops On Economics Move Policies Toward The Status Quo

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Head Of The Federal Reserve Bank Of Richmond Resigns Over Improper Disclosure Of Information

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Trump's Draft Proposal Makes Tweaks To NAFTA

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