The Stock Market In Trump’s Head Is Doing…

WASHINGTON ― Retirees in a good mood about their portfolios based on Donald Trump’s latest stock market boasts should probably avoid looking at their actual statements. The president’s tariff wars with much of the world…

China is waging war with U.S. businesses. And…

National Basketball Association Commissioner Adam Silver on Oct. 8 in Saitama, Japan. (Kiyoshi Ota/Bloomberg) Ben Sasse, a Republican, represents Nebraska in the U.S. Senate. If you want to understand what’s happening in the National Basketball…

Opinion | The deficit has gotten worse. This…

President Trump at the White House on Wednesday. (Jabin Botsford/The Washington Post) The GOP’s fiscal hawks have finally flown the coop. This week, the Congressional Budget Office released its latest estimate for the federal budget…

Opinion | The truth about taxation in America

(fergregory/iStockphoto) Who says economics is the dismal science? Last week saw some positively scintillating intellectual combat between marquee-name practitioners, with the social media impact measurable in hundreds of likes and retweets. What’s more, there were…