Global  

Trump calls Fed Chairman Jay Powell 'enemy,' compares him to Chinese President Xi

USATODAY.com Friday, 23 August 2019
President Donald Trump ramped up his criticism of Fed Board Chairman Jay Powell , describing his longtime target on economic issues as an "enemy."
0
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 
Video credit: Cheddar Inc. - Published
News video: Chairman Jerome Powell Says Fed Prepared to Act, But Has No 'Rulebook' For Current Risks

Chairman Jerome Powell Says Fed Prepared to Act, But Has No 'Rulebook' For Current Risks 02:07

Federal Reserve chairman Jerome Powell on Friday said the U.S. central bank was prepared to take action in the event of a global economic downturn. Powell, however, was tightlipped on whether the Fed would initiate another quarter-point interest rate cut as many investors had hoped.

You Might Like


💡 One News Page Knowledge: Other News Mentions

Xi Jinping Xi Jinping General Secretary of the Communist Party of China and paramount leader of China

China detains professor who criticised Xi Jinping over coronavirus

Chinese authorities on Monday detained a law professor who published essays criticising President Xi Jinping over the coronavirus pandemic and his efforts to..
WorldNews

As China asserts its dominance over post-pandemic world, countries unite against Beijing's 'bully tactics'

Chinese President Xi Jinping has apparently decided that this is the right time to assert dominance and territorial expansionism when the global economies are..
IndiaTimes

Can millions more street vendors save China from a jobs crisis? Beijing appears divided

(CNN Business)For years, China staked its future on world class manufacturing and new technology. Now, it's having to contemplate a simpler, and older, solution..
WorldNews
China puts final satellite for Beidou into orbit [Video]

China puts final satellite for Beidou into orbit

China on Tuesday successfully put into orbit the final satellite of its Beidou navigation network, rival to the U.S.-owned GPS. Ryan Brooks reports.

Credit: Reuters Studio    Duration: 01:07Published

Donald Trump Donald Trump 45th president of the United States

US election: Biden holds 10-point lead over Trump in opinion polls [Video]

US election: Biden holds 10-point lead over Trump in opinion polls

A look at the seven-day rolling average of the approval rating of US Presidential candidates Joe Biden and Donald Trump, courtesy of RealClearPolitics.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO    Duration: 00:37Published

Biden, Trump and the Gingrich effect: Democrats must toughen up to win the 2020 election

Democrats must go on offense to fight disinformation and voter repression, and be much more clear about the dangers of a two-term Trump presidency.

USATODAY.com

Trump suggests NASCAR driver Bubba Wallace should apologise for noose 'hoax'

The US President appeared to urge NASCAR driver Bubba Wallace to apologise over an incident involving a noose found in the racecar driver's garage last month,..
WorldNews

Donald Trump claims 99% of coronavirus cases are 'totally harmless.' The 'long haulers' with lingering symptoms say he's wrong.

Doctors and patients with COVID-19 complications are raising concerns about long-term harm, even as President Donald Trump downplays the risks.

USATODAY.com

Federal Reserve Federal Reserve Central banking system of the United States

Fed’s Powell continued to talk frequently with Mnuchin, lawmakers in May

Sign up for our COVID-19 newsletter to stay up-to-date on the latest coronavirus news throughout New York City WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Federal...
WorldNews

Dow notches best quarter since 1987, a rebound helped by low interest rates and government stimulus amid COVID-19

Stocks notched their best quarter in decades, as government stimulus and help from the Fed helped markets start to recover from the damage of COVID-19 at the..
USATODAY.com

Madeline McWhinney Dale, Trailblazing Banker, Is Dead at 98

She was the first female officer of the Federal Reserve Bank. Later, in another first, she ran a commercial bank largely owned and operated by women.
NYTimes.com
Fed Chair To Congress: Do These Three Things Now To Save The US Economy [Video]

Fed Chair To Congress: Do These Three Things Now To Save The US Economy

The US Federal Reserve is expected to remain apolitical and stay out of the business of Congress. Even so, President Donald Trump has repeatedly jeered at Fed Chair Jerome Powell, even going so far as to call him 'an enemy of the state.' Nevertheless, Business Powell stuck his neck out in a Congressional hearing this week, calling for more government intervention in the economy.

Credit: Wochit News    Duration: 00:39Published
Shares Drop As Wall Street Waits For Fed's Take On US Economy [Video]

Shares Drop As Wall Street Waits For Fed's Take On US Economy

Investors on Tuesday paused ahead of a Federal Reserve Meeting that could reveal the Fed's view on recent signs of economic recovery. No major policy announcements are expected when the US central bank's meeting wraps up on Wednesday. However, investors will scrutinize its remarks on the health of the economy, which has been reopening slowly after coronavirus-related closures. According to Reuters, the S&P 1500 airlines index declined 8.5% on Tuesday.

Credit: Wochit News    Duration: 00:34Published

Jerome Powell Jerome Powell American central banker, and 16th Chairman of the Federal Reserve in the United States

Powell: strength, pace of recovery depends on virus [Video]

Powell: strength, pace of recovery depends on virus

A full U.S. economic recovery will not occur until the American people are sure that the novel coronavirus epidemic has been brought under control, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell told Congress on Tuesday. Conway G. Gittens has more of his testimony.

Credit: Reuters Studio    Duration: 02:40Published
Powell: U.S. entering second phase of economy reopening [Video]

Powell: U.S. entering second phase of economy reopening

Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell on Tuesday testified before the Senate Banking Committee and said that the U.S. economy appears to be entering the second phase of reopening assuming the virus remains under control.

Credit: Reuters Studio    Duration: 01:23Published
Jobless claims decline but millions still out of work [Video]

Jobless claims decline but millions still out of work

Layoffs in the United States are abating, but millions who lost their jobs because of COVID-19 continue to draw unemployment benefits, suggesting the labor market could take years to heal from the pandemic even as businesses resume hiring workers. Conway G. Gittens breaks down the numbers.

Credit: Reuters - Politics    Duration: 01:44Published

Related videos from verified sources

Trump discusses 'hurtful' comments by former aide [Video]

Trump discusses 'hurtful' comments by former aide

President Trump addressed the comments made by his former personal assistant, Madeleine Westerhout, who resigned.

Credit: Rumble     Duration: 01:24Published
Decision on FL evacuation likely be made Sunday: Trump [Video]

Decision on FL evacuation likely be made Sunday: Trump

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday as he headed to Camp David that Hurricane Dorian 'could be a big one', but it was too soon to tell what will happen. He also said that on..

Credit: Rumble     Duration: 01:42Published
Personal assistant who resigned had 'bad night': Trump [Video]

Personal assistant who resigned had 'bad night': Trump

U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday said his longtime personal assistant Madeleine Westerhout, who abruptly resigned amid reports that she had shared details about the Trump family to reporters, had..

Credit: Rumble     Duration: 00:32Published

Tweets about this