BORIS Johnson is on course for the biggest Tory landslide since Margaret Thatcher tonight - after the exit polls tipped the Tories to win a whopping 368 seats.
Trump has treated Powell like a punching bag, attacking him relentlessly for leading the Fed to raise rates last year and not cutting them as far or as fast as the president would have liked in 2019. Now, as The Post reported, "the pressure is largely off. The stock market is back at record highs. Unemployment is at a 50-year low, inflation remains tame, and the economy continues to grow at a healthy pace around 2 % with little chance of a recession. While [Trump's] trade war continues to inflict harm, the Fed's actions are widely credited with offsetting most of it, at least for the United States."
ABC News can confirm that the Trump "family member" referenced in the Inspector General report who had a friendship with dossier author Chris Steele, was Ivanka. She met him in 2007 at a dinner in London when he was still working for MI6. read more
The U.S. government deficit spiked 12 percent to $342 billion during the first two months of fiscal year 2020, according to data from the Congressional Budget Office. read more
A long-awaited Justice Department inspector general's report examining the FBI's investigation into possible coordination between President Trump's 2016 campaign and Russia rebuts some of conservatives' most sensational allegations about the case -- including that top FBI officials were motivated by political bias and illegally spied on Trump advisers -- but finds serious faults in other areas. read more