While criticizing the Fed, Trump picks Cain for its board

Apr 5, 2019
President Trump wants to appoint the former pizza executive to the Federal Reserve.
President Trump says he wants to appoint Herman Cain to the board of the Federal Reserve.
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Explaining the work of the Federal Reserve

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Dec 25, 2018
Why the Fed is important for the economy and your personal budget.
 Jerome Powell testifies during his confirmation hearing before the Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee on Nov. 28, 2017 on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C.
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U.S. markets on track for worst December since the Great Depression

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Dec 25, 2018
...and there are many reasons why.
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Japan stocks plunge, other Asia markets fall after U.S. losses

Dec 25, 2018
Shanghai is down almost 25 percent this year. Tokyo, Hong Kong and other markets are on track to end 2018 down more than 10 percent.
Pedestrians walk past a stock indicator board showing the share price index of the Tokyo Stock Exchange in Tokyo on Dec. 25, 2018.
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Judge gives ex-Trump lawyer Michael Cohen 3 years in prison

Dec 12, 2018
The sentence was in line with what federal prosecutors asked for. Cohen is ordered to surrender March 6.
Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's former personal attorney and fixer, arrives with his family at federal court for his sentencing hearing, Dec. 12, 2018 in New York City.
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