• A top White House economic adviser says the ballooning budget deficit 'doesn't bother' him

    1 month ago - By Chron

    AP/Evan Vucci
    White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow suggested on Thursday that the rapidly growing gap between federal income and spending wasn't a pressing concern.
    "I don't think we're at a crisis point now," Kudlow said of publicly-held debt as a share of gross domestic product. "That by itself is not a catastrophe. It doesn't bother me right now."
    As a candidate in 2016, President Donald Trump promised to balance the federal budget within eight years.
    White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow suggested on Thursday that the rapidly growing gap between federal income and spending...
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  • 3 Times White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders Clashed With Reporters

    3 Times White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders Clashed With Reporters

    1 month ago - By Fortune

    White House press secretary Sarah Sanders is leaving her post at the end of the month and returning to Arkansas, President Donald Trump announced on Thursday.
    “She is a very special person with extraordinary talents, who has done an incredible job!” Trump posted on Twitter. “I hope she decides to run for Governor of Arkansas-she would be fantastic. Sarah, thank you for a job well done!”
    Sanders said she was grateful for the opportunity.
    “I am blessed and forever grateful to realDonaldTrump for the opportunity to serve and proud of everything he's accomplished,” Sanders later posted on...
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