Author: Staff Report

Trump is $1.5 billion in debt

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A Wall Street Journal report shows that the debts of President-elect Donald Trump and his businesses exceed $1.5 billion and are scattered across Wall Street banks, mutual funds and other financial institutions that are regulated by the federal government. Trump…

Trump team taking shape




President-elect Trump’s billionaire cabinet nominees are so light on government experience it could mean they are destined to fail. Trying to change a bureaucracy is so difficult that appointees from the private sector seem unprepared for the management complexities that…

Trump picks fox to guard henhouse




President-elect Donald Trump selected an elite lawyer from Sullivan & Cromwell who defended big banks for financial crisis-era misbehavior to be the top cop of Wall Street. Trump announced Jay Clayton as his pick to chair the Securities and Exchange Commission and…