recession

FILE - In this July 31, 2019, file photo Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell speaks during a news conference following a two-day Federal Open Market Committee meeting in Washington. Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said Friday, Sept. 6, 2019 that the Fed is not expecting a U.S. or global recession. But it is monitoring a number of uncertainties, including trade conflicts, and will "act as appropriate to sustain the expansion."(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File)
WWJ News
September 06, 2019 - 5:43 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said Friday that the Fed is not expecting a U.S. or global recession. But it is monitoring a number of uncertainties, including trade conflicts, and will "act as appropriate to sustain the expansion." Powell gave an upbeat view of the U.S...
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Donald Trump
President Donald Trump reacts at the end of his speech at a campaign rally, Thursday, Aug. 15, 2019, in Manchester, N.H. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
August 16, 2019 - 6:35 pm
Aides acknowledge it is unclear what steps the White House could take to stop a downturn.
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New York Stock Exchange
Trader John Romolo works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
August 14, 2019 - 5:51 pm
Economic data from two of the world's biggest economies added to investors' fears
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