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Linda McMahon had contributed heavily to Donald Trump's 2016 election effort. At America First Action, she could play a similar role in his 2020 bid for re-election. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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President Trump said on Friday that he will nominate conservative TV commentator and former Trump campaign adviser Stephen Moore to the Federal Reserve Board. Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call Inc. hide caption

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Economists Forecast Stephen Moore Wouldn't Be Good For Fed Post

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What It Means That A Possible Recession Signal Flashed On Wall Street Last Week

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More Signs Point To An Economic Slowdown In The U.S.

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Boeing Faces New Regulatory Scrutiny

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Major U.S. stock indexes fell Friday as short-term Treasury yields exceeded those on long-term bonds, in what some analysts consider a sign that a recession may be coming. Spencer Platt/Getty Images hide caption

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Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell testifies before the Senate Banking Committee on Feb. 26. "It may be some time before the outlook for jobs and inflation calls clearly for a change in policy," he said Wednesday. Kevin Wolf/AP hide caption

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Alan Krueger, a Princeton University economist and chairman of former President Barack Obama's Council of Economic Advisers, specialized in workforce economics. Jewel Samad/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Ex-White House Economist Alan Krueger Dies; Saw Lessons For Economy In Rock Music

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President Trump shows the executive veto of the national emergency resolution in the Oval Office of the White House Friday. Alex Wong/Getty Images hide caption

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Trump Vetoes Congressional Effort To Limit Border Wall Funding

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Federal Government Grounds All Boeing 737 Max 8 Jets As Investigation Continues

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The House Budget Committee displays copies of President Trump's new budget proposal on Capitol Hill on Monday morning. Presidential budget proposals are typically political documents, with Congress taking the lead to set federal spending levels. Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Trump Seeks More Border Wall Funding In New Budget

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What's In Store For Future Negotiations Between The U.S. And North Korea

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