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Director of National Economic Council Larry Kudlow

The White House wants the Fed to cut rates. Wall Street says it’s a terrible idea.

Top White House brass have recently called for the Fed to cut interest rates. Wall Street doesn't think that's a good idea.
President Donald Trump undermined his cabinet by linking the arrest of Huawei's CFO to the trade talks.

Trump’s trade team spent days building a strategy to deal with the Huawei CFO arrest. Then Trump blew it up in a single interview.

President Donald Trump's linking of Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou's arrest to trade talks undermined the efforts of his team to keep the issues separate.
Director of National Economic Council Larry Kudlow

White House confusion over Trump’s promised tariff delay shows the slapdash nature of the trade deal with Xi Jinping

The White House had to correct Larry Kudlow's statement on the China tariff delay, emphasizing the slapdash nature of the Trump-Xi trade war deal.
Director of National Economic Council Larry Kudlow

Stock markets jump after a key Trump advisor says there’s a ‘good possibility’ of a China trade deal

National Economic Council Director Larry Kudlow said the White House was having "a lot of communication with the Chinese government at all levels."
President Donald Trump.

Trump threatens to slash GM subsidies after the automaker announced layoffs, factory closings

In retaliation for General Motors' layoffs and factory closings, President Donald Trump threatened to cut subsidies given to the automaker.
President Donald Trump with (2nd L-R) Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross, U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and White House National Trade Council Director Peter Navarro

Trump’s top trade advisers appear to be on wildly different pages as the China trade war hits a critical stretch

President Donald Trump's trade team is still fractured as key talks with China about the trade war and possible auto tariffs loom.

Trump’s top economic adviser Larry Kudlow says the federal minimum wage is a ‘terrible idea’

Larry Kudlow, Trump's economic adviser, said the federal minimum wage doesn't make sense and corporate tax cuts are the best way to boost pay.
President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau

Trump’s top economic adviser says there’s one thing holding up a NAFTA deal with Canada: ‘M-I-L-K’

President Donald Trump's top economic adviser, Larry Kudlow, said there is one issue holding up a potential trade deal with Canada: milk. Canada's high dairy tariffs have long been a sore spot for Trump, though Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has stood firm.
President Donald Trump

There’s no end in sight for Trump’s trade war with China, because ‘both sides are more inclined to elevate tension than blink’...

President Donald Trump and China are still engaged in a vicious trade fight, and it may not end anytime soon. Trump increased his tariff threat on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods, prompting a counterthreat from the Chinese. Additionally, no talks have been taking place between the two sides.
China's President Xi Jinping looks on during a signing meeting with Maldives President Abdulla Yameen at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, China December 7, 2017.

Trump’s top economic adviser pins blame for the US-China trade war on Xi Jinping

Larry Kudlow, President Donald Trump's top economic adviser, said Wednesday that the biggest impediment to a US-China trade deal was Chinese President Xi Jinping. Currently, the US and China are embroiled in a trade war over Trump's recent tariffs.